If you have never been scuba diving before you absolutely do not know what you are missing. Why you should become a diver ? The feeling of being under the water is so liberating and when you combine it with the awesomeness of swimming with some of the largest creatures on earth. There is nothing on the land that compares to what you will experience under the water.
Have you ever wondered how deep the ocean is ?
This incredible animation produced by Rob Ludacer for Tech Insider shows how deep the ocean is in a precise manner using comparisons.
Swimming with whales can be lots of fun, but it is not recommended, more so, touching them can be extremely dangerous for both you as a human and the whale itself.
Recently, we published an article “Saved by a whale” where you will see how a huge humpback whales protects unsuspecting Nan Hauser, a whale biologist, from a tiger shark. You can watch the original video here.
In thiѕ ѕhоrt YouTube vidео Saved by a Whale it is ѕееn hоw a giаnt 50,000 роund humрbасk whаlе protected an unѕuѕресting lаdу frоm a shark by рuѕhing hеr thrоugh thе wаtеr. Thе video shows hоw the whale pushed her with its hеаd аnd mоuth аnd even tucked her undеr its pectoral fin thеn liftеd her out оf the wаtеr.
Swimming next to a manta ray is an experience that not many divers have had. This sea animal is one of the giants of the ocean. the manta rays are family of the sharks and can measure eight meters and weigh 1400 kilograms.
In this 3 minutes video from New Atlantis WILD channel, you will learn a little bit more about this beautiful animal. In Costa Rica, if you are lucky, it is possible to see them at Caño Island, specially in “Bajo del diablo” diving place.