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wreck of the ss polynesien shot from the stern

Two Polish divers die exploring Malta’s Le Polynesien wreck

Two Polish divers have died following a dive to the wreck of Le Polynesien, a First World War shipwreck off Żonqor Point, Marsascala, Malta.
a photo of jared hires wearing a ccr rebreather

Jared Hires’ cause of death – DAN preliminary report

The Divers Alert Network has issued a preliminary report into the death of Jared Hires, who died in Norway's Plura cave system on 3 April
a photo of jared hires wearing a ccr rebreather

Dive Rite’s Jared Hires dies in Norway’s Plura cave system

Cave-diving expert and Dive Rite General Manager, Jared Hires, has died while diving Norways's popular Plura cave system
Search for missing German U-boat to be revealed in BBC documentary

Search for missing German U-boat to be revealed in BBC documentary

ByDIVE StaffMar 27, 2024
BBC documentary to highlight the search for a lost German WWI submarine and the British ship that sank her
BSAC launches Divesoft Liberty rebreather course

BSAC launches Divesoft Liberty rebreather course

ByDIVE StaffFeb 26, 2024
The British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC) is bolstering access to technical dive training with the new BSAC Divesoft Liberty CCR course
The Women Divers Hall of Fame welcomes seven new members in 2024

The Women Divers Hall of Fame welcomes seven new members in 2024

ByDIVE StaffJan 4, 2024
The Women Divers Hall of Fame has announced it is welcoming seven new members for 2024, including the first posthumous award in its history
TDI co-founder Bret Gilliam dies aged 72

TDI co-founder Bret Gilliam dies aged 72

Tech diving pioneer Bret Gilliam, co-founder of Technical Diving International (TDI), has died after suffering a stroke earlier this year
Record-breaking diver Brett Hemphill dies in Texas cave

Record-breaking diver Brett Hemphill dies in Texas cave

Brett Hemphill, holder of the deepest US underwater cave dive, died during a dive more than a mile into Phantom Springs cave system, Texas
Deep sea pioneer Phil Nuytten dies at the age of 81

Deep sea pioneer Phil Nuytten dies at the age of 81

Pioneering Canadian inventor, entreprenuer and deep sea explorer, René Théophile 'Phil' Nuytten, has died at the age of 81
New Shearwater Teric Journeys Edition

New Shearwater Teric Journeys Edition

ByDIVE StaffMar 7, 2022
Shearwater Research has released a seasonal addition to its flagship model of dive computers, the new Journey's Edition Teric.
Five of Czechia’s unique dive spots

Five of Czechia’s unique dive spots

Landlocked Czechia has a very enthusiastic scuba diving community, who make up for the lack of coastline by exploring caves, dams and flooded mines
Divers fear Yucatán train could destroy cenotes

Divers fear Yucatán train could destroy cenotes

Mexico's dive community is rallying to try and halt the new Tren Maya railway line that threatens to destroy the cenotes and their surrounds
Tom Mount – a tribute to a tech diving legend

Tom Mount – a tribute to a tech diving legend

ByDIVE ContributorsFeb 17, 2022
Rosemary E Lunn looks at the impact Tom had on the development of tech diving both globally and on the UK tech scene
Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Nasturtium and SS Polynesien

Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Nasturtium and SS Polynesien

Many of the wrecks around Malta are from the First World War - HMS Nasturtian and SS Polynesien being two recently unveiled by Heritage Malta
Malta’s deep wrecks | SS Luciston and HMS Trusty Star

Malta’s deep wrecks | SS Luciston and HMS Trusty Star

The WWI wreck SS Luciston and WWII's HMS Trusty Star were largely unknown until investigated by Malta's Underwater Cultural Heritage Unit
Malta’s deep wrecks | Fairey Swordfish and Junkers JU88

Malta’s deep wrecks | Fairey Swordfish and Junkers JU88

The Fairey Swordfish and Junkers JU88 were instrumental aircraft during WWII, with two notable examples now deep wrecks for divers
Malta’s deep wrecks | ORP Kujawiak (L72) and Schnellboot S-31

Malta’s deep wrecks | ORP Kujawiak (L72) and Schnellboot S-31

Polish destroyer ORP Kujawiak and the German Schnellboot S-31 are two deep Second World War wrecks now protected by Heritage Malta
Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Southwold

Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Southwold

The WWII wreck of HMS Southwold was brought under the protection of Heritage Malta as a shipwreck of special historical significance.
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