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React Right

Today I received my digital React Right specialty card. React Right is a course combo that includes first aid, CPR, AED, and oxygen administration. It is valid for 2 years. 177 more words

SSI Specialty Diver

During my first three-dive day on Monday, I was chitchatting with one of the other divers, one of the instructors, or… well, somebody else, and my dive history came up. 164 more words

13th #DiveAgainstDebris

My 13th #DiveAgainstDebris was at Tambuli, off Mactan Island, Cebu Philippines. We recovered 7 pieces of debris weighing .1 kg.

The most unusual find was 2 fake fingernails. 20 more words

12th #DiveAgainstDebris

My 12th #DiveAgainstDebris was at Dakit-Dakit off Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines. We recovered 18 pieces of debris weighing a total of 1.7 kg.

The most unusual find was a plastic bag containing aluminum cans. 40 more words

Marine Biology 411

Photographed something no one can identify? Try Reddit’s marinebiology subreddit.

I posted these images in Reddit’s marinebiology subreddit and asked the question (paraphrased), “what is this?” 247 more words

Where Did That Sound Come From?

They say that you can’t tell from which direction an underwater sound came. That’s not entirely true.

Why is it supposedly true? Because sound travels much faster and much farther underwater. 152 more words