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Welcome to Physics class!  One of the questions we hear often is "how long will we be able to stay down on this dive?"  This is a difficult question to answer with all of the factors involved, but we can estimate! Fundamentally, this concept is the Pressure, Volume, Density relationship. There are many things in scuba that refer back to this relationship in our underwater environment. If we break down the three definitions first, we can then look at how they apply to scuba divers.  Pressure - This is the force per unit area of the object on which the...

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Disclaimer: I will admit that everyone has their own opinion on best places to dive. Whether it is convenience for the diver, ease of entry or low-cost alternatives; the diver will always hold the ability to make their own judgment on proper locations. I will also admit that I am showing you some of the best diving that I have personally done over the years of living in Southern California. Do not worry, I have left out my favorite Laguna Beach destinations for this one! With that, let's look at some of the best places to dive in Cali. We'll...

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There are many "whys" to try scuba diving, but there are many more reasons to become certified for life and make this sport part of your lifestyle. Course Director D.J. Mansfield outlines some top 10 reasons to get certified in this article.

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Orange County, California is home to many dive sites, but there is one site that dominates in frequency of divers, quality of diving, and accessibility. Utilizing these markers has led us to believe that Shaw's Cove is the #1 dive site in Orange County. Located near Laguna Sea Sports, Shaw's Cove has spent over 80 years supporting the Southern California scuba lifestyle as well as visitors from all over the world!  With that, we think that Shaw's is the #1 dive site in Orange County. Here are the reasons why: Frequency of Visits: There is no doubt that Shaw's Cove dominates the local...

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