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Bonnethead shark

Sharks use Earth’s magnetic fields to guide them like a map

Scientists reveal first solid evidence that sharks also rely on magnetic fields for their long-distance swims across the sea.
coral restoration sulawesi

SHEBA unveils world’s largest coral restoration program

SHEBA has begun work on the world's largest coral restoration program, which aims to restore more than 185,000 square meters of coral reefs around the world by 2029.
sharks rays

Free pocket guides help shark identification and research

CITES and the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) have published two downloadable guides to help identify shark and ray species...
seychelles giant trevally

How can we conserve the Seychelles giant trevally?

When it was shown launching out of the sea to snatch birds from the air in the first episode of the BBC's...
diving talk

DIVING Talks 2021

Taking place in October 2021 in Portugal, DIVING Talks features a panel of over 25 speakers including Martyn Farr, Jill Heinerth, Phil...
Red Sea Reef

How to safeguard marine habitats AND increase fishing catches

Protecting over 80% of the habitats for endangered marine species, increasing fishing catches by more than eight million metric tons and reducing carbon release? It can be done.
Philippines diving exhibition

Philippine International Dive Expo goes digital

And you can register for free for underwater photographer, shark conservation, freediving, dive destinations and other seminars
Tuna

As oceans warm, large fish struggle

Warming ocean waters could reduce the ability of fish, especially large ones, to extract the oxygen they need from their environment. Animals...
45 m swimming pool

World’s deepest swimming pool opens to divers

"Deepspot" has opened for divers for the first time. At 45 m, it is deeper than the previous record holder in Italy...
fur seal

Remotest islands in the world to be a massive marine reserve

Tristan da Cunha, the most remote inhabited islands in the world, is creating the fourth largest marine reserve on the planet.