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15 Unique Gifts for Sea Turtle Lovers

Gift for sea turtle lover

If you’re having a hard time finding something to buy for that person in your life, that is fascinated by Sea turtles, we understand. It doesn’t seem fair that Black Friday is a source for discounts on coffee makers, tablets, shoes and grills, but  none of these deal-offering retailers are thinking about your your need to find something thoughtful, unique […]

10 Solutions To Reduce Ocean Pollution Today

Ocean Pollution Solutions

wThe Oceans are massive, pulsing, vibrant bodies of water that serve humanity in countless ways—from providing food to enabling commerce to simply being beautiful. But these powerful expanses of sea are not invincible. Each year, human activity erodes marine life in some way, essentially polluting the oceans. It becomes complicated to ignore the gravity of ocean pollution, […]

6 Easy Ways To Help Save Sharks

Sharks are one of our planet’s most misunderstood and maligned creatures, and the pressure from human activities on shark populations has been pushing some species of these fish toward extinction. Humans are killing sharks at an unprecedented rate. An estimated 100 million a year are killed for meat, as byproducts of commercial fishing, pollution, and out […]

10 Shocking Facts About Plastics in Our Oceans

The ocean remains one of the most expansive, mysterious and diverse places on Earth. Unfortunately, it is being threatened by pollution from people on land and from natural causes. Marine life is dying, and as a result the whole oceanic ecosystem is threatened simply by various sources of pollution. If we are to preserve ocean and its natural beauty, drastic […]

10 facts You Didn’t Know About Great White Sharks

white shark facts

Many people think of the great white shark as a scary creature. After all, it has those big teeth and it does have a reputation for chomping at humans. However, the things that make the great white shark frightening are also the things that make it amazing. Indeed, the great white shark is one cool animal (even […]

20 Facts You Didn’t Know About Tiger Sharks

tiger shark facts

While Tiger Sharks have an unearned reputation for being antagonistic toward humans, they are in reality powerful, magnificent creatures that are often vulnerable to fishing and tourism practices. So in order to protect these sharks, we need to learn some Tiger Shark facts. -They are named after the stripes on their sides which fade as […]

15 Tips For Shooting Stunning Underwater Pictures

tips great take underwater shot

Underwater photography is an addictive world of challenges and rewards. A particular set of skills and knowledge are required to master the technique of taking good photographs underwater. This paired with excellent diving skills, a creative eye and of course a waterproof camera, can lead to some inspiring photography. But do you know how to take […]

Our Oceans Are Dying, Stop Shark Finning !

Most of the countries around the world enforce various rules on the hunting of wildlife, whether for sport or commercial use. But there are times when the demand for a certain animal or a product of the animal make the punishment for the poaching seems minuscule. While the poachers seek financial gain, they fail to […]