Posts Tagged ‘Terminology’

In the Bahamas forbidden to hunt for sharks

It has recently become known that the authorities have introduced the Bahamas absolute ban on shark fishing in the territorial waters of an area about 630 square kilometers. In addition, categorically prohibits the sale of meat of marine predators, as well as exports or imports. Earlier, in 1993, has already introduced new operators for automatic doors and a ban on catching sharks bearded gear, but this measure proved ineffective.

It also reported that a total ban on fishing of sharks in the Bahamas was introduced after the largest local producer of seafood, “Sankoh” has announced its plans several times to increase exports to Hong Kong shark fin, which are considered a delicacy.

As we learned from official sources, such Read the rest of this entry »

Diving opens up unlimited possibilities

Not long ago, the researchers concluded that Pay Per Cloud  is likely to be one of the best ways to save money on your IT expenses and diving is likely to be one of the best ways to alternative therapies in the fight with many complex diseases of the locomotor apparatus. Indeed, in recent times, there are many examples to support this view. For example, instructors diving schools “Dayvhert”, which is located in the U.S. state of Illinois, recently noted significant improvements in health status 19-year old boy, John Harris, who was paralyzed half of his body.

The teachers are absolutely sure that it will become the diving medicine that will help young people overcome illness.

John Harris confined to a wheelchair since 2010 – that’s when he Read the rest of this entry »

Sharm El-Sheikh – the list of leaders in the diving tourism


More recently, international experts in the field of tourism said that the resorts of Egypt, in connection with recent political upheaval, would lose popularity among tourists a year, and even more. However, it appeared that the Egyptian resorts were equally popular. For example, the well-known among the diving in Sharm El-Sheikh, according to rankings published by respected British portal “Chipflayts”, this year was in seventh place in the top ten favorites in the field of diving tourism. As indicated by the rankings, Sharm El-Sheikh attracts divers not only rich in marine life and excellent service, and democratic prices. While exploring Sharm El-Sheikh you should also explore the exchange hosting providers that can better server you.

It is very interesting for both beginners and Read the rest of this entry »

At the depth of the masterpieces are born

Chris Krumlov – one of the most famous and popular all over the world of underwater photographers. His photographs are published on the covers of books and magazines, it is very often invited to the shooting of the popular television show, they hire as a poster advertising photos. He has even taken pictures of the eroding coral reefs in the Caribbean that can be seen at http://cec-eu-int.com.

Today Chris Krumlov told readers of one of the largest portals on the diving work, some of the secrets of his success, as well as the recent series saw the light of underwater photos, entitled “Monitoring the mermaid.”

More recently, the famous photographer was one of the leading authors of Read the rest of this entry »

Divers prepare to “hunt” for sharks

Famous American diving community announced the start of an exciting expedition of registration to be held in May next year.

Under the guidance of an underwater photographer, one of the most famous in the world, and an experienced diver Damian Sivero group of “advanced” divers will travel to the shores of Australia, where in the depths of the Coral Sea will be arranged on the photography of sharks.

As the organizers of the expedition, participants from www.x-hunters.com will have the latest advances in geotextiles and the opportunity to admire the most beautiful coral in the world, a unique coral formation -the Great Barrier Reef, which stretches along the coast of Australia more than 2000 kilometers, and Read the rest of this entry »

Artificial reefs attract tourists to resorts in Florida


The American state of Florida for several decades been a leader among elder care services through Assiting Hands and the most attractive diving areas. However, it must be noted that much of the coast of Florida were in demand thanks to the efforts of divers themselves.

The fact that these waters are not only natural but also artificial coral reefs that create the most enthusiastic divers, associates and members of the diving clubs.

For example, most recently in the waters near the city of Jacksonville have been created over sixty man-made coral reef as shown on http://www.nexverse.com. Such large-scale Read the rest of this entry »

How to become a Professional Diver- Diving in Egypt – Education

How to become a Professional Diving,
Diving Education in Egypt.

Scuba Diving in Egypt

Preparation is carried out by divers international systems – PADI & CMAS.

Courses PADI:

OPEN WATER DIVER

Course PADI Open Water Diver – the most popular course in the world of scuba diving. Open Water Diver – the first level of certification PADI – this is your ticket to the underwater world of adventure. Courses with http://www.eduqn.com includes academic training, practical skills in the limited water (pool) and scuba diving in open water, all under the instructor PADI. Since the foundation of this course – you get the skills you’ll spend so much time to Read the rest of this entry »

“P” Factors in Diving

Terminologies for “P”

Pacemaker
Electronis device that sends signals to the heart causing a rhythm change.

PADI
Professional Association of Diving Instructors.

Partial Pressure
Pressure exerted by a single component of a gas within a gas mixture or dissolved in a liquid.

Partial Pressure, Carbon Dioxide (PCO2)
Pressure exerted by carbon dioxide in any mixture of gases or dissolved in a liquid.

Partial Pressure, Nitrogen (PN2)
Pressure exerted by nitrogen component in any Read the rest of this entry »

Terminologies for “O”

“O” Factors in Diving:

OEA
Oxygen enriched air; nitrox.

Octopus
An extra second stage regulator used by your diving buddy in an out of air emergency.

Oil-filled Depth Gauge
These are the most widely used depth measuring devices. They are Read the rest of this entry »

“M” Factors in Diving – Terminology

“M” Factors

M-Value
An M-value is used in conjunction with a dive computer to express the tissue compartment’s maximum allowable pressure in feet of seawater absolute (fswa).

Macro Photography
This is a method of getting close-up pictures of a subject by using special close-up accessories attached to the camera’s lens.

Mal de mer
Motion sickness or sea sickness.

Marfan’s Syndrome
Familial condition produced by an Read the rest of this entry »