my favorite maui dive sites
my favorite maui dive sites

5 Ways to Avoid Running out of Air While Scuba Diving

It is a fact that even the most skilled diver can find him/herself running out of air while he/she is submerged. Thus, it is important for both beginnings and professionals to know why this happen and what to do when it does happen so that…
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6 Surprising Facts You Probably Never Knew about Jacques Cousteau

No one in history has done more to bring attention to the world’s oceans, the life thriving beneath its surface and for the sport of scuba diving than Jacques Cousteau. For decades this French explorer and filmmaker was a fixture in American…
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Nitrogen Narcosis: What it is and How you Can Prevent it

Alternately called the “compressed air intoxication” or “raptures of the deep”, nitrogen narcosis is a very real threat for divers who wish to truly test their mettle by making extremely deep descents. And while it is a relatively rare…
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5 Ways to Get Over the Fear of Scuba Diving

Many people believe that with the proper attitude, work and patience you can overcome just about any fear. We believe this too. And when it comes to fears, scuba diving is near the top of the list for some people. However, there are specific…
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6 Tips for Easy Equalizing After a Dive

Our ears are incredibly complicated organs. Not only do we perceive sound through them but they also play a critical part in helping us to maintain our balance. No one knows this more than people who scuba dive. Divers are vulnerable to ear problems…
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Tips for Avoiding and the Bends

Decompression sickness – or what is more popularly known as “the bends” – is the bane of most scuba divers existence. Nearly all of us have encountered this painful and inconvenient condition the symptoms of which are joint pain, dizziness, headache,…
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Tips for Avoiding Scuba Accidents

There are two rules at Maui Scuba Mike’s – have fun and be safe. The fun part takes care of itself. How could it not. We give you a panoramic view of a whole new world bristling with abundant life. As for the safety issue: Let’s just say…