The hardest skill to master as a SUCBA diver is buoyancy control. That mid-water, floating-in-space, horizontal body position may look effortless, but learning to do it can be tricky and confusing. Buoyancy control is also the most important diving skill; in fact, it is the essence of diving, and a diver without buoyancy control is

For many divers, the experience of swimming in deep waters amongst a lively array of fish and underwater wildlife brings one an extreme sense of calm. Diving is closely linked to mindfulness, as the deep breathing techniques involved in the activity are quite similar to the benefits of breathing in yoga and meditation. Immersing yourself

Do you want to travel back in time and witness the Caribbean Sea as it was hundreds of years ago? Dive Cuba’s sprawling national park in the Gulf of Ana Maria; it’s called Jardines de la Reina (Gardens of the Queen) for good reason. This archipelago of 250 coral and mangrove islands is probably the

Let’s start with the simple question – Why are we afraid of Sharks? As a dive instructor, I’m often asked the same terrified question before a dive: “Wait, are there Sharks here?!?”. They’re scared. It’s not their fault… This is just how we grew up. Who doesn’t know the cult movie “Jaws”? Thanks the Mr.

We are not on the verge of extinction, we are not heading to it, we are in it. The world’s most anticipated documentary is braodcasting worldwide on Discovery on December 2nd at 9pm ET/PT. A group of activists and artists has joined together to create a shocking image of the current status of the world