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Thistlegorm by Tobias Friedrich

Thistlegorm Photo Wins Underwater Photographer of the Year

Stupendous underwater photos showcased in the winners of the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition.
Diving with Sharks

Best Scuba Diving in February

February is particularly good for shark loving scuba divers and is a month with dive highlights around the globe.
Seal whiskers

Seal whiskers inspire vortex sensor

Seals use their whiskers to sense food by tracking the vortices left by potential prey, for example by fish swimming. The authors of a...

PADI absorbs the Diviac Liveaboard Booking Agency

Diviac – the liveaboard booking website – has become PADI Travel but will still offer a 'Best Price Guarantee'
by Ray Chin, Taiwan Elegant mother and calf

Vote now for the Wildlife Photo of the Year – People’s Choice Competition

Now is your chance to vote for your favourite image in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. Scalloped hammerhead sharks are generally found in...

Top 10 diver resolutions for the New Year

With the New Year here, it’s time to get those resolutions underway. Traditionally a time to set personal goals, what better way to begin...

Scientists track sharks by sampling seawater

A simple bottle of seawater shows the identifiable tracks of numerous species of shark - no need for baiting, hooking, filming or tagging.
Scuba diving bestsellers 2017

Diving Bestseller List 2017 Released Today

SCUBA Travel are pleased to release their annual list of the best-selling diving books and DVDs. Fifty Places to Dive Before You Die keeps its...

Simple system to locate marine mammals

Researchers have developed an underwater acoustic system locate marine mammals, underwater vehicles and other sound sources in the ocean, using no more than a...
Fiji Siren

Fiji Siren Liveaboard Sinks

Fiji Siren sinks into 240 m of water after being holed in Bligh Water. All divers and crew safely abandoned ship.