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Good Times at Colombia's Off-Beat Cafe Gourmet

Bob Schulman | Posted 02.08.2017 | Travel
Bob Schulman

You're in a colorfully seedy cafe on a little Caribbean island. Some homies are sitting around a big, rough-hewn table gulping down a kind of fish ste...

'Sharkwater' Filmmaker Disappears During Dive Off Florida Keys

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 02.02.2017 | Crime

A search is underway for a Canadian filmmaker and shark conservationist who vanished Tuesday during a dive off the Florida Keys. Rob Stewart, 37, who ...

Great White Shark Gets Stuck In Cage With Divers, Chomps Down On Air Supply

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.20.2016 | Weird News

This is the kind of video you’re terrified to watch but can’t look away from. The footage above, filmed in September, but uploaded to YouTube this...

#AlohaHuffPost Roundup: Mermaids At Play

The Huffington Post | Lauren Aratani | Posted 08.20.2016 | Hawaii

The ocean is a vast, mysterious place with thousands of beautiful creatures that live in its depths. And while we, mere humans, will never know what i...

Standing on the Ledge Looking Down: Should You Jump?

Dean Sioukas | Posted 08.11.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

As a little kid, do you remember climbing up the big diving board for the first time? You know, the really big one with steps that seemed to go just below the heavens, leading to that massive slab of concrete at the top which was really known as a platform diving board?

15 Of The Best Dive Spots In The World

The Huffington Post | Talia Cuddeback | Posted 07.19.2016 | Travel

It’s time to slip on some flippers, because these locations should not be missed. The experts at the Professional Association of Diving Instructors ...

Dive Into The Deep With The Ocean's Most Understood Animals

The Huffington Post | Marc Janks | Posted 07.01.2016 | Green

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Kauai Island, Hawaii

David Code | Posted 05.13.2016 | Travel
David Code

My greatest moment of trepidation was when I strapped on my tank and flippers, placed the air regulator in my mouth, and stepped off the edge of the b...

A rare underwater wilderness on Cuba's coral reefs

Michael Webster | Posted 03.17.2016 | Travel
Michael Webster

Imagine being able to go back in time and see what the world looked like before humans came to dominate the planet. Opportunities to do this are incre...

The Most Amazing Caribbean Diving and Snorkeling Sites

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel
SmarterTravel

A warm aquamarine sea and enchanting underwater sites make the Caribbean a top destination for both diving and snorkeling. Here you can peruse sunken ...

Watch This Swimmer Disappear Into Winter Storm Jonas

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.25.2016 | Sports

Of all the snow swimmers who took the plunge during the Northeast's weekend storm, Courtney Lawson of Shippensburg High School in Pennsylvania truly d...

A Salute to SeaLab

Peter Neill | Posted 01.19.2017 | Science
Peter Neill

SeaLab, now celebrating its 50th anniversary, was the first of three experiments in aquatic living as part of the US Navy's Man-in-the-Sea initiative to understand how humans can best survive in exacting underwater conditions.

Where in the World Is the Best Place to Be in November? Mexico.

Lonely Planet | Posted 10.20.2016 | Travel
Lonely Planet

We all crave that sweet serendipity of being in the right place at the right time: When the Northern Lights are most likely to dance; when that sleepy scruff-bucket town transforms for its once-a-year fabulous fiesta; or, when a mass mob of whales gathers at the nearby reef.

Finding Liberté on Vacation in France

Liam Robb O'Hagan | Posted 10.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Liam Robb O'Hagan

It struck me that we Americans have lost something. Ironically the market has limited some of our freedom. But it is more than being able to dive off a springboard. Over exposure to the message that things are dangerous and we need to be stopped from doing them because they are uninsurable has had a more pernicious effect

Cheating in Sports -- Where Do We Go From Here?

Peter Weyand | Posted 09.14.2016 | Sports
Peter Weyand

The growing enhancement challenges beg a disheartening question: has fairness become impossible in modern sport?

Why Hoopla Is Unlikely for the 50th of SEALAB II

Ben Hellwarth | Posted 08.26.2016 | Science
Ben Hellwarth

Fifty years ago, some historic stuff was happening off the coast of Southern California during a sea-floor mission that was like a corollary to the moon landing, with its own brand of small steps for man and giant leaps for mankind.

Greg Louganis - Back on Board, Big Time!

Donnie Demers | Posted 07.24.2016 | Sports
Donnie Demers

Inspiration, when it happens, can be life-altering. A song. A movie. A poem. A dance. A painting. A hug. A smile. An act of kindness witnessed from afar. No matter where the inspiration comes from, its power can shift our perception and alter the way we see ourselves, forever.

The Cayman Islands

Black Tomato | Posted 06.19.2016 | Travel
Black Tomato

Here is our guide to the different island experiences that await you -- a guide to discovering the Cayman Islands three ways.

Great White Emerges From Murk, Swims Straight At Terrified Diver

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green

Among the many things you'd prefer not to see when you peer into the deep, murky ocean beneath your feet: a great white shark, swimming up from the de...

This May Be The Worst Diving Fail You Ever See

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.27.2015 | Sports

Sometimes, we all have an off day. But when you're a professional diver, one bad moment can mean the difference between a tiny plop when you enter the...

These Photos Of Underwater Sculptures Will Give You Chills

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 03.19.2015 | Arts

These creepy, yet beautiful, images showcase a remarkable marine sculpture park dedicated to conservation. In February, London-based Photographer ...

8 Trips You HAVE to Take Before You Die

Oyster | Posted 04.21.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Made up of 26 atolls scattered in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is a beach destination that's totally set apart from other tropical getaways like the Caribbean and Mexico.

Me? Oh, I'm Just Walking on the Great Barrier Reef

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 04.20.2015 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

The Great Barrier Reef is not really a barrier at all. The huge formation is composed of millions of small reef pieces, corals, stones, holes, caves, recesses, canyons, all covered in multicolor algae, inhabited by the weirdest fish ever, some small, some large, even gigantic.

WATCH: Freediver Rides An Ocean Current To An Alien Landscape

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 02.12.2015 | Green

We've always suspected the deep, dark ocean is more like outer space than the Earth we're used to, but this new video finally proves it. By taking...

Diving Wonders of the World

Victoria Oldridge | Posted 01.31.2015 | Sports
Victoria Oldridge

The instant my foot touched the last step, the vast, tropical ecosystem opened up and all of my senses were ignited.