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The Latest DEMA Report, 02/2017
A battery-free dive light, the world's most expensive BC and an autonomous underwater drone that follows you on a dive for the ultimate in selfies; these are just some of the more interesting or quirky items we spotted at the Diving Equipment Marketing Association's show in Las Vegas...   Read more >

Eight-Hour Ordeal for Shark Attack Victim, Craig DeWit, 02/2017
Craig DeWit, a well-known and popular PNG diveboat skipper, survives a horrific shark attack compounded by an 8-hour delay before he could be got to medical help...   Read more >

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Nautilus Explorer Report in Mexico (Western)/Revillagigedos Archipelago
"Great Diving But Too Many Dive Boats"
filed Feb 16, 2017 by Michael J. Millet (Experience: Over 1000 dives, 64 reports, Top Contributor )
5 stars

This was my 10th trip to the Revillagigedos Archipelago (RA); my 9th trip on the Nautilus Explorer (NE) (the other trip was last year o... ... Read more

Atlantis Dive Resorts/Azores Report in Philippines/Koror Trek
"Atlantis Azores"
filed Feb 16, 2017 by Craig Howe (Experience: 501-1000 dives, 8 reports, Sr. Reviewer )
4 stars

Second trip aboard this boat. First time we didn't make it to Koror because of bad weather.... ... Read more

Atlantis Dive Resorts Report in Philippines/Puerta Gallera
"Atlantis, Puerta Gallera"
filed Feb 16, 2017 by Craig Howe (Experience: 501-1000 dives, 8 reports, Sr. Reviewer )
4 stars

Second time there in about 5 or 6 years. Had heard rumors that the resort had gone downhill, but did not find it that way. Had a grea... ... Read more

Buddy Dive Resort Report in Bonaire
"Nice resort but too crowded"
filed Feb 15, 2017 by Todd Lichtenstein (Experience: 251-500 dives, 10 reports, Sr. Reviewer )
5 stars

My wife and I stayed at Buddy Dive in January. There was nothing drastically wrong with this resort, but for us it was way too crowded.... ... Read more

Wakatobi Dive Resort Report in Indonesia
"Beautiful boutique resort"
filed Feb 15, 2017 by Mark Zahorik (Experience: 501-1000 dives, 13 reports, Contributor )
4 stars

I came w/a dive group of 20 from Chicago. We divided the group in half for our two week stay. For the first week, our split group of t... ... Read more

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Editor's Pick of the month

Secrets of the Seas Secrets of the Seas
by Alex Mustard and Callum Roberts

For his latest book, accomplished underwater photographer Alex Mustard has teamed up with Callum Roberts, a professor of the underwater environment at the University of York and an author of two award-winning books on the oceanic environment. Between the two of them, they've produced a worthy publication that is more than merely a tome of spectacular images. The commentary is both informative and enlightening, and Roberts' explanations about the undersea world draw on geological history, human history and the recent rise in human planetary influence. It's an unusual take.

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Would You Opt For In-Water Recompression?, 01/17
Diver Safety - It's Not Sexy!, 11/16
Assigned a Bad Buddy?, 11/16
Two Groups of Divers Lost Within a Week, 10/16
Find Yourself in Deep Trouble?, 09/16
Scuba, the Sport of Grandparents!, 08/16
The Failure to Understand Your Computer, 08/16
Your Dive Travel Agent and Frequent Flyer Miles, 08/16
Flotsam & Jetsam, 07/16
A Tragically Glamorous Underwater Shoot, 07/16
Snorkels: Love 'em or Hate 'em?, 06/16
Fish & Fins, Palau Aggressor, Micronesia, 05/16
Want to Dive Cuba? How Americans Do It, 04/16
That Deep Stop Option on Your Computer, 04/16
A Death Attributed to Rental Gear, 03/16
Travel Agent or the Internet? Part I, 02/16
The Shortcomings of Winged BCs, 01/16
Class Action on Faulty Suunto Computers Continues, 01/16
The Skinny on No-See-Ums, 9/07

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