Friday, December 1, 2023

Sam Helmy

Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life! Sam is a Staff Writer for

Warning Issued Over The Reliance Of Machines To Combat Plastic Pollution

A team of international scientists has warned about the dangers of becoming over-reliant on mechanical devices and machines to combat the scourge of plastic pollution in our oceans.

New Device Can Detect Novel Sea Water Molecules

A proof-of-concept device that can detect novel molecules in seawater using smell has been reported.

World War II Sub HMS Thistle Discovered In Norwegian Waters

The wreck of the British submarine HMS Thistle has been confirmed in the waters off Rogaland, Norway, after more than 80 years on the sea bed.

Study Reveals Why Some Predators Plunge To The Ocean’s Depths

A new study has explained why large marine predators like tuna, sharks, and billfish visit the deeper realms of the ocean

Calls For Ocean Science To Lead At COP 28 Ocean Pavilion

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and Scripps Institution of Oceanography have teamed up to bring the world's oceans to the fore at COP28.

Cayman Reef Divers To Offer Expanded Services In 2024

Cayman Dive Resorts is promising that it will be offering an enhanced package to its guests in 2024.

DiveAssure Launches New Products And Look

DiveAssure has announced the launch of a series of new insurance products, as well as a new look for the company.

NOAA Launches Whale Speed Compliance Dashboard

NOAA launched a dashboard showing a high level of compliance with North Atlantic right whale obligatory vessel speed zones.

Marine Robots To Herald In Ocean Exploration Revolution

Ocean exploration is about to take a revolutionary step with the recent success of a team of marine robots in conducting complex maritime exploration tasks.

The Iconic Mark V Dive Helmet Celebrated On the Navy Anniversary

To celebrate the 248th anniversary of the US Navy, the History of Diving Museum has put together the story of the now legendary Mark V diving helmet.