The ocean is a vast and unforgiving place, and humans are not the greatest creatures at surviving in that kind of environment. We don’t swim very well because we don’t have fins, nor can we breathe very well (or at all) underwater because we don’t have gills. Yet with our ingenuity, we have developed scuba gear and fins to help us overcome our natural limitations so that we … [Read more...] about Is Scuba Diving Dangerous?
Everytime you see a large body of water, have you ever wondered what life is like beneath it? Thankfully, if you know how to scuba dive, you can! Scuba is not a real word, but actually an acronym that stands for self contained underwater breathing apparatus. That’s quite a mouthful, but basically it refers to the equipment divers use to stay underwater for lengths of time much … [Read more...] about What is Scuba Diving Like?
Human beings are at quite a disadvantage in the water, and it is very easy to be caught in a life or death situation if one is not properly equipped for it. A reliable dive knife is invaluable if you find yourself snared by a fishing net or rope, or if there are potential predators nearby. Knowing that your trusty knife is within arms reach and ready to be used will give divers … [Read more...] about Best Dive Knife Under $50 2019 Review
Men with facial hair who also love snorkeling face a pesky dilemma. You see, a beard and mustache can get in the way of a tight seal when wearing a dive or snorkel mask. If the mask does not properly fit on your face, then water will slowly seep inside and you will have to surface and drain the water every few minutes. And that’s just something that you cannot abide by, nor is … [Read more...] about Best Snorkel Mask for Beards and Mustaches 2019 Review
There will always be a heated debate about what the current best sailing knives on the market are. This is because a sailing knife is a personal tool, and sailors feel very passionate about their trusty knife that has been with them through life-threatening situations. Putting emotions and personal biases aside, I think all sailors and boaters would agree that a rigging knife … [Read more...] about Best Sailing Rigging Rescue Knife