Bali Low: Is this our New Definition of Paradise?

Bali Low: Is this our New Definition of Paradise?

British Diver Videotapes Plastic Waste Underwater Diver Rich Horner was attempting to capture video of Manta Rays off the island of Nusa Penida, about 20km from the popular holiday island of Bali in Indonesia, when he became submerged in plastic waste. ‘Plastic,...
A Whale Of A Day! Feb 16, 2018, World Whale Day

A Whale Of A Day! Feb 16, 2018, World Whale Day

World Whale Day seeks to raise awareness on the continuing need to protect whales. The oceans’ most iconic mammals are threatened by human-related activities. (photo – Robert Frerck) entanglement in fishing gear (by-catch), climate change, ship strikes, toxic...
It’s Time to Raise the Reef!

It’s Time to Raise the Reef!

  Now, more than ever before, we need to stand together to save the world’s coral reefs. You can be part of the solution. Join Richard Vevers of hit Netflix documentary “Chasing Coral” at Raise the Reef 2018, Coral Restoration Foundation’s 6th Annual Gala.   At...
Wikie the Orca: Can You Hear Me?

Wikie the Orca: Can You Hear Me?

It is very rare for mammals to be able to mimic sounds that they hear, although that ability has been observed in marine mammals like beluga whales and dolphins. Now researchers working with a killer whale at the Marineland Aquarium in Antibes, France have discovered...
DEMA Introduces Its Board of Directors for 2018

DEMA Introduces Its Board of Directors for 2018

The results of DEMA’s 2018 Board of Directors Election are in! Members of DEMA’s 2018 Board of Directors include the following individuals: A1-Manufacturing Mike Hollis, Aqua Lung Jenna Meistrell, Body Glove* A2-Diver Certification and Training Agencies...
Life Beyond Plastic: Can Vegan Fashion Help?

Life Beyond Plastic: Can Vegan Fashion Help?

We have recently been posting news on the harm that the world’s clothing manufacturers, especially in Asia and India have been causing to the world’s environment. We have also been reporting on the creative solutions that concerned fashion designers have been...
Your Inner Fish on International Darwin Day

Your Inner Fish on International Darwin Day

The mission of the Darwin Foundation in sponsoring International Darwin Day is to inspire people to reflect and act on intellectual bravery, to be perpetually curious and nourish the hunger for truth and scientific thinking that was embodied by the life and work of...