Browsing: Surface Interval

When I picture a worst-case scenario for the future it is one where solar, wind and hydro proliferate. Rather than seeing these technologies as solutions to our environmental problems, I see them as a way of prolonging the lifespan of empire, powering this destructive culture and allowing industrial humans to continue their exploitation a little bit longer. Bright green environmentalism is the belief that through 100% renewables, recycling and electric cars, we can have industrial civilization without destroying the planet. Deep green environmentalism is the belief that we need to radically change the way society functions in order to be…

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Based on the provocative film documentary of the same name, The Third Dive investigates the shocking death of a world-renowned conservation activist. When experienced diver and award-winning filmmaker Rob Stewart (Sharkwater and Sharkwater: Extinction) drowned while diving off the coast of the Florida Keys in 2017, it was a shock to the world’s environmental movement. Early reports suggested that Stewart was lead to perform a dangerous and ultimately fatal dive.  Fingers were pointed at the dive boat operator and the safety diver accompanying Stewart.    A civil case was launched which directed blame at Horizon Divers, Peter Sotis and the company that made the equipment.   the company that…

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Cave diving has been dubbed the world’s most dangerous participatory sport. It shouldn’t be. You can be a professional cave diver with proper preparation, experience, and guidance and enjoy this demanding and rewarding activity for a lifetime. Scuba Diving Hall of Fame Inductee and Canadian Explorer-in-Residence Jill Heinerth created this contemporary cave diving instructional guidebook, with decades of professional diving instructor experience including world record cave dives and paradigm-changing underwater discovery. Generously illustrated, “The Basics of Cave Diving-4th Edition” includes practical underwater knowledge of the 21st century, including sidemount techniques and the latest in rebreather technology. Covering all levels of…

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SSECONN 2020 Scuba/Dive Webinars SECONN urges you to remain healthy in this period, but also wants to keep inspiring you to learn more about the great scuba diving world. Every presentation will last about 45 minutes, with a Q&A that follows. The series is set up so that you only need to register once; all the webinars will be hosted on the Demio platform except for the presentation by Dr. Charash. From there, you will be provided with a connection to access the webinars, simply add your name, email and click to register. About Seconn Skin Divers Founded by Fred…

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