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Ocean Art Underwater Photography Contest 2016 Now Open

Enter the Ocean Art underwater photography competition to win one of $75000 of prizes.
Lionfish

Lionfish begin invasion into Mediterranean Sea: Cyprus already colonised

Scientists urge divers to remove lionfish whent they see them in the Mediterranean as they are a huge threat to native species
Coral Reef

Malaysia creates its largest marine park

Malaysia has created the Tun Mustapha Marine Park - its largest yet. In the coral triangle, the new park will help protect almost 1...
Photo by Enric Sala/National Geographic A group of hammerhead sharks swims over the sandy seafloor populated with garden eels at Darwin Island. These sharks are known for their ability to make sudden and sharp turns as the unique wide-set placement of their eyes allows them a vertical 360-degree view, which is ideal for stalking their prey.

Galapagos Islands Wolf and Darwin home to largest shark biomass in the world

More sharks live around the Galapagos Darwin and Wolf Islands than anywhere else on the planet
Lion's Mane Jellyfish by Tim Nicholson

Jellyfish stings: heat better than cold

Jellyfish stings are responsible for more deaths than shark attacks each year. Even “mild” stings can hurt for hours or sometimes days and leave lasting scars. According to some estimates, more than 150 million people are stung by jellyfish each year. New research shows that applying hot packs or immersing in hot water is much better for treating jellyfish stings than cold water which was previously widely recommended.
Turtle by Patrick Meier IUCN Oceans Photographer of the Year 2016

IUCN Oceans Photographer of the Year 2016 now Open

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has launched its 2016 Oceans Photography contest. Photographers are invited to submit up to three photos...
Green Turtle

Revealed: Best Value Scuba Advertising on the Web

Scuba diving companies can advertise for less than $6 a month when booked in February on the SCUBA Travel site. SCUBA Travel have 40000 visitors...
1st Place Macro by Jeff Milisen. Larval cusk eel with external stomach

Blackwater Image wins Global Underwater Photography Contest

Extraordinary blackwater photo of an eel larva, which has been photographed only a handful of times before, wins the 2015 Ocean Art Underwater Photo...
Diving on mast of Shouna by Tim Nicholson of SCUBA Travel

Diving incidents up in 2015 but fatalities lowest for 20 years

The number of scuba diving incidents involving divers in British waters and British divers abroad rises this year, but more survive.