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Best selling scuba books 2016

SCUBA Travel are pleased to release the list of the best selling SCUBA books and DVDs for 2016. Here are the top ten: figures in...
Mussel with Byssus threads showing

Using a protein produced by mussels, researchers have created a reversible synthetic glue that not only can bond securely underwater - but also may be turned on and off with electricity.

With seafood, what you see is not always what you get. It’s no secret that mislabelling is rampant around the world. But new research says that whilst you may be being overcharged for imposter fish, mislabelling is actually good for global fish populations
Deep South Maldives

Most Maldives liveaboards visit the Central Atolls of the Maldives. What if we want to be different and explore the diving deeper in the...
Is it ok to eat squid?

Which squid can you eat with a clear conscience?
Diving Destinations

SCUBA Travel have teamed up with Divebooker.com to offer you $75 off diving. You can use the voucher for further training, equipment hire, guided dives or towards a liveaboard almost anywhere in the world, anytime in the next 12 months. No minimum spend.
Researchers use robomussels to monitor climate change

Tiny robots have been helping researchers study how climate change affects biodiversity. Developed by Northeastern University scientist Brian Helmuth, the "robomussels" have the shape,...

One of the extraordinary things about bull sharks is that they are as happy in freshwater as they are in the sea. They have...
"Mike" Michael L. Baird [CC BY 2.0] https://www.flickr.com/photos/mikebaird/

Whales are the biggest animals to ever have existed on Earth, and yet some subsist on tiny creatures. How they do this is only...

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