DEPTH Blog

The most useful snippets from our authors, all in one place. DEPTH discusses topics of diving, equipment and environment, physics and physiology, technique and technology, and hyperbarics.

The Signs of a Dive Emergency

"The signs of emergencies are varied and can be subtle. They may be apparent before or during the dive. A diver's ego or peer pressure may cause the diver to disguise a problem, such as a lack of competence, inadequate experience, overconfidence, anxiety, illness, or distress. Such problems may show up on the boat before anyone gets in the water. All divers should adopt the credo of the cave and technical diving communities: Any diver can call any dive for any reason at any time. No question are asked - and the credo applies before the dive even begins. All divers should agree to this as part of the predive briefing. If more divers felt comfortable not making a dive because it was beyond their experience, or they didn't feel well, or their karma was all wrong, or whatever, there would probably be fewer problems."

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What You Can Expect from Hyperbaric Medicine Practice, 4th Ed.

A textbook may sometimes gain the unusual trait of longevity beyond all other books — it can be revised
and remain a primary source of information for generations of students.

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A behind the scenes glimpse of the writing of Harry Hawksbill Helps His Friends

What does it look like to write a book? 

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You Are Part of This Journey

 

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The Physiology of the "Bends"

If you're a diver, you've most likely heard of the "bends" or "divers disease."

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You're Exclusive Sneak Peek . . .!

Get an exclusive sneak peek of this newly created 7-minute film by Jennifer Idol about her journey diving across all 50 states. Jennifer has not shared this video with many people outisde of her personal circle.

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A Glimpse Under the Ice

Have you ever wondered what it looks like under the ice, looking torward the surface...? 

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Diving with Sea Turtles

It's always makes for a great dive when sea turtles are nearby, don't you agree?!

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Scuba Diving Safety

Many of you may have heard of, or know personally, Mr. Dan Orr.

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Beneath the Sea Dive Show - Meet the Best Authors

Meet the Best authors at Beneath the Sea Dive Show

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End of Year Stock Up on Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Texts

 

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[Webinar Series] Richie Kohler: A Life Underwater

 

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[Webinar] Richie Kohler, A Life Underwater - December 7 2016

 

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Clinic Essentials - Sale on wound care and hyperbaric medicine texts

 

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Scuba Divers

 

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Global Book Launch and 100th Anniversary of Sinking of HMHS Britannic

Today, November 21, is the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the HMHS Britannic, and we are pleased to announce the global launch of Mystery of the Last Olympian: Titanic’s Tragic Sister Britannic by author Richie Kohler with Charlie Hudson!

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Exciting news coming from Richie Kohler. . .

JOIN THE EXPEDITION!

Enter your name and email to receive sneak previews,
never-before-seen underwater footage,
and exclusive author interviews.

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Sea life help children make sense of the world

Can one sea turtle change the world? If anyone can, it's Harry Hawksbill! 

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DEMA - Meet Author of An American Immersion, Jennifer Idol

 

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The perfect holiday gift for the tiny diver in your life

[Article reprinted with permission from Adventure Sports Network, Inc.] 

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