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How to dive in kelp forests

Tips on how to properly dive in kelp forests are presented. A technique for overcoming the fear of diving in kelp forests is also presented. Divers...

Returning to the Boat Using Your Compass

You can see the dive boat, but the distance, steep chop and boat traffic argue against a surface swim. That's why you have a...

How to choose a dive destination

Divers planning the next dive destination should consider their budget, the trip length, their own dive skills and diving objectives. These should also consider...

Scuba quiz topic: bubbles

Decompression sickness (DCS) is caused by bubbles in the body. However, there are instances when people with bubbles may not have DCS. Information about bubbles...

Women and diving

Physiological conditions that affect women divers are discussed. Among these are physical fitness, temperature adaptation, menstruation and pregnancy. Studies that clarify these issues are cited and...