Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Podcast: Mark Evans on when his muck dive ended with some surprise ice cream


Welcome to season 4 of the DeeperBlue Podcast! The latest episode of the DeeperBlue Podcast is now available.

In episode 7 you can look forward to:

  • 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 host Stephan speaks with underwater journalist, magazine editor, and dive show organizer Mark Evans.  They discuss how he became one a diving “media mogul” and one special muck dive that ended with some surprise ice cream.
  • We then hear a top tip from marine biologist and conservationist Francesca Trotman on why coconut can be a lifesaver when diving.
  • And then finally we hear a listener-submitted Best Dive Ever from Pauline Hsulpas on her best dive in the Netherlands with a beautiful school of herring.

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.