Friday, July 12, 2024

Podcast: Jennifer Idol on her thoughts after diving all 50 states (sorry North Dakota)


The latest episode of the DeeperBlue Podcast is now available.

Welcome to season 3 of the DeeperBlue Podcast!  This first episode is packed full of diving news, interviews, top tips, and an epic best dive ever from you, our listeners.

In this episode:

  • The latest scuba diving, freediving, ocean, and diving travel news that has happened in the last week from around the world underwater with Host Stephan Whelan and producer Jason Elias.
  • Then Stephan speaks with Jennifer Idol, an underwater photographer, expedition leader, and the first woman to dive all 50 states in the United States.
  • We then hear a top tip from NOAA Chief Scientist Dr. Steve Gittings on how best not to be left adrift at sea at night.
  • And then finally we hear yet another incredible listener-submitted Best Dive Ever from a diver in the British Virgin Islands and some epic dolphin encounters.

You can find out more on our dedicated DeeperBlue Podcast site

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The DeeperBlue Podcast is a 30-minute magazine-format weekly guide to everything happening around the world… underwater.  Whether this is Scuba Diving, Freediving, Dive Travel, or Ocean Advocacy.

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Stephan Whelan
Stephan Whelan
Stephan is the Founder of His passion for the underwater world started at 8 years old with a try-dive in a hotel pool on holiday that soon formulated into a lifelong love affair with the oceans. In 1996 he set up and has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.