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Scuba diving: reverse sinus infection

You ever worry that your head might explode? It was a serious concern of mine, and terrifying. Obviously I was overreacting but that’s what happens when you’re an amateur at something and it goes wrong. 301 more words


Birmingham Dive Show 2015

Twice a year the diving world prepares and executes the biggest dive shows in the UK; this past weekend (24/25th October) marked one such occasion as it was the 25th annual DIVE show at the NEC in Birmingham. 169 more words

Abyssal Zone

Dr Dawn Kernagis Inducted Into 2016 Women Divers Hall Of Fame

On 8th March this year – International Women’s Day – I posted the following about Dr Dawn Kernagis on my Facebook page.

Bright bunny, great diver. 218 more words

Diving News

Can a Test Identify Divers Who May Be More Susceptible to DCS?

Are some divers prone — or resistant — to gas bubbles after diving?

Decompression sickness (DCS), which may occur in divers after decompression from a dive, is dependent on the combined dose of gas saturation during the dive and the rate and magnitude of decompression. 756 more words

Decompression Sickness

Sandra Camp: Who You Gonna Call? Katie Mahaffey! June 16, 2015

NOAA Teacher at Sea
Sandra Camp
Aboard NOAA Ship Hi’ialakai
June 14 – 24, 2015

Mission: Main Hawaiian Islands Reef Fish Survey
Geographical area of cruise: 1,088 more words

NOAA Teacher At Sea