Just when you thought it would be difficult to trump the California firefighter who surprised his girlfriend with an engagement ring while skydiving, a Florida man has taken his marriage proposal into the deep.
Naval archaeologists think they've found the only example of armor from Carthage to survive the destruction of the city-state by Rome in 146BC. The helmet, recovered from the site of the Battle of the Egadi Islands, northwest of Sicily, is dramatically different from the Celtic style worn across Europe, popularly known [...]
An exclusive Mike Scott short story from the author of the newly released dive novel 'Heart of the Maya,' wherein the protagonist breaks up an illegal shark-finning group in the Bahamas Written just for Scuba Diving's readers, this is the first of four chapters.
Scuba diving and boating are two of life’s greatest pleasures, but together they amount to a disastrous cocktail of seasickness and diesel fume asphyxiation for me. Once below the surface, the rough seas and engine smells don’t even seem to exist as I sink to the ocean floor, entranced by the aqua world around me. But heading to and from the reefs is always a torment when it comes to enjoying my otherwise hedonistic hobbies.
A scuba diver’s close encounter with a curious octopus almost cost him $15,000. Joe Kistel, an underwater videographer for the reef-conservation nonprofit TISIRI, was filming a reef on July 6 when he came across an inquisitive octopus. Kistel said he was diving off the coast of Jacksonville,...
Creating an interactive 360-degree panoramic video can be a technological challenge, especially when your subject is underwater. TIME goes behind-the-scenes of its Deep Dive project and speaks with 360Heros' Michael Kintner, who manufactured from scratch an underwater video rig