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Presented by Ocean Elders and Medley Media. Navigating the deepest parts of the ocean in small underwater submersibles is the conversation on the next episode of “Dive In with Sylvia & Liz” with ocean explorers Dr. Sylvia Earle and Liz Taylor. The mostly undocumented story of the planet’s ocean health is found beyond the reach of scuba divers and the top one hundred feet of water that few of us have experienced. Since the 1930s, scientists and oceanographers have been pioneering ways to enable humans to navigate the deep ocean safely, constantly innovating new ways to explore the most unapproachable…

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DEMA, one of the largest scuba dive, trade-only events, allows exhibitors/visitors to interact with the entire dive scene, with water sports, and dive travel industries on a one to one person basis. If, unlike any other dive event you wanted to attend, this show always has been an event to see. Each year it attracts hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of professionals from the dive and travel industry from around the world. In the past several years, it has been held in Los Vegas or Florida. The location was set to be New Orleans this year, a change from Vegas…

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To kick-off Oceans Week HFX and celebrate World Environment Day, Coastal Action is hosting a webinar to share our work focused on the oceans! Join Coastal Action’s Coastal & Marine Team on Friday, June 5th at 11AM AST for a webinar that explores Coastal Action’s plastic pollution projects. The webinar will include a discussion of our Ocean Friendly Atlantic initiative, a program that encourages and recognizes businesses in reducing their plastic waste. The Coastal & Marine Team will also share results from the Atlantic Canada Microplastic Research Project and discuss our future projects! The webinar will be an interactive session…

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Sharing our Air to fight Covid19. Last year’s underwater imaging competition “Think Pink” is being replaced this year by a virtual dive and imaging competition “SHARE OUR AIR” to help a thorough investigation into the impact COVID-19 infection has on lung function in divers. This is to be undertaken by Duke Dive Medicine and Divers Alert Network. Dive into the Pink, Inc. was founded in 2015 by Allison Vitsky, a survivor of breast cancer, veteran scuba diver, and underwater photographer, who decided to raise funds in an unusual way to fight cancer-by going scuba diving with friends. Their dive charters…

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Are you a diving enthusiast craving the opportunity to speak one-to-one with professionals in the field? Then don’t miss out on Divesoft’s new weekly livestream on Facebook, every Thursday afternoon! With most divers now confined to their homes, Divesoft has created an interactive way to stay involved in conversations revolving around the passion of diving. Effective now, Divesoft presents their new weekly Facebook livestream, DIVETALKS, in an interview-style format. Joseph Jonathan Bosquez will lead the interviews and discussions, sharing divers’ unique stories of the past and their perspectives on the future of diving. And your interaction is highly encouraged too;…

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Extreme weather driven by global warming is currently far more common happens and already reaching in alarming levels with worse impacts. NASA reported that the Earth’s temperature has jumped to 7 ºC Celsius hotter than 5 thousand years ago. Increase rate did seem little when we look at a glance. However, global warming is not a natural phenomenon that can be underestimated. When the temperature of the Earth rises and the ice melts, the volume of sea water will increase and in result the average of sea level also increases. This caused the coastline to erode and cause the littoral…

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