I Went Metal Detecting Underwater and You Won’t Believe What I Found… (Scuba Diving Challenge)

(dramatic orchestral music) (kn/ocking) – [Thomas] Yeah? – [Thomas] Just a minute. – [Thomas] Yeah, just a minute. (comical music) Come on then, let’s go. – What? – What’s wrong? – Gimme a minute, eh? (comical music) – Come on then, let’s go. – Okay, so it’s the first thing in the morning. The sun […]

A Sand Dollar’s Breakfast is Totally Metal | Deep Look

It’s a beachcomber’s prize. But this sand dollar is just an empty husk… a skeleton. This is what sand dollars really look like. Off the coast of California, Pacific sand dollars snuggle up together, like a big pile of purple sea cookies. They’re fuzzy… almost cuddly. But look closer… That fuzz is actually made up […]

The Amazing Life of Sand | Deep Look

Sand is a time capsule. Every grain tells a story. Sand can be anything that’s been worn down until it’s reduced to some tiny essential fragment of what it once was. It’s a technical term. Bigger than sand? That’s gravel. Smaller? Silt. Go to beaches across the world and you find sand that looks completely […]

What’s Right with Schools: Sound School Scuba Diving

WE ARE DIVING DEEP TO FIND SOME OF CONNECTICUTS STELLAR SCHOOLS AND STORIES.WE DIDN’T HAVE TO LOOK FAR FOR THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF “WHAT’S RIGHT WITH SCHOOLS” NEWS 8 ANCHOR SCOTT MCDONNELL TAKES US TO THE SOUND SCHOOL IN NEW HAVEN.STUDENTS THERE ARE LEARNING HOW TO RESTORE OUR OCEANS AND WORK “UNDERWATER” WHEN IT COMES […]

Dream Job: A Day in the Life of Our Divers by Aquarium Love Stories

Something that makes me feel good about my job particularly, is the impact that we have on everyday guests. Never do I go home and not wonder if I’ve done a good job because it resonates anytime somebody gets out of the water. When somebody says that’s the greatest thing I’ve ever done in my […]

Searching the ocean depths – the 🇨🇦Canadian Diver – #WeAreNATO

So many people spend so long looking at the surface of the ocean, but what’s underneath the surface of that water I want to go find out! Normally it is quite quiet. It’s sort of an added benefit, I think, to diving, like you’re weightless, it’s quiet. Sometimes it feels like you’re on the moon. […]

What Is Scuba Diving Like?

Everyone’s seen this sapphire-blue universe. But most likely, that view was through some nature documentarian’s lens. Scuba divers actually explore this place… live in it… breathe in it… for a little while. As a snorkeler you’re a tourist. But as a Scuba diver, you’re a part-time denizen of the underwater world. A fellow member of […]

When Scuba Diving Goes Wrong

From a group of divers forced to survive on the open water to a young woman who drowned on her honeymoon, here’s what happens when scuba diving goes wrong: Number 7 Japanese Divers In 2014, a group of seven female Japanese scuba divers set off from the coast of Bali in serene weather conditions. The […]

Commercial Diver Career Video

Commercial diving is a profession that —in many cases— combines construction with scuba diving. Commercial divers work on installations that cannot be removed from the water for servicing, such as oil rigs, bridges, and pipelines. Commercial divers use construction tools such as welders and saws, in combination with scuba equipment, to perform maintenance and repair […]