Dive Slate Articles

Racing Extinction

By Stephen Frink

Director Louie Psihoyos takes on the biggest story of his career — and our lives.
Onward and Downward

By Matt Dozier

Ian Koblick's big idea to save marine archaeology
DAN Member Profile: Chuck Nicklin

By Allison Vitsky Sallmon

Year of the Military Diver

By Hillary Viders, Ph.D.

The Once and Future Promise of National Marine Sanctuaries

By Jason M. Patlis, president and CEO, National Marine Sanctuary Foundation

Nominations for new sanctuaries are now being accepted.
An Uncertain Future for Kemp’s Ridley Turtles

By Melissa Gaskill

Conservation Success in Indonesia

By Mark Erdmann, Ph.D.

Raja Ampat creates a true hope spot for sharks and rays.
Flying After Diving

By Petar Denoble, M.D., D.Sc.

Should the recommendations be reviewed?
DAN Member Profile: Ken Kamler, M.D.

By Jenna Wiley

Raja Ampat Photo Gallery

Stephen Frink

Crown-of-Thorns and Favorable Disturbance

By Ethan Daniels

Hidden in Plane Sight

By Dennis D. Burns, Esq., and Ruth Yu, M.D., Ph.D.

Sweet Siren Smells of Coral and Seaweed

By Naomi Lubick

DAN Member Profile: Jon Landau

By Stephen Frink

Mission 31: An Aquanaut’s Journey

By Kip Evans

Coral Restoration Expands Internationally

By Tim Grollimund

Shark: An Icon on the Rise

By Austin Gallagher

DAN Member Profile: Margo Peyton

By Maurine Shimlock

California’s New Parks under the Sea

By David Helvarg

SCUBAnauts: Rising to the Challenge

By Matt Dozier

A Journey of Education and Adventure

By Yoland Bosiger

My year as a Rolex Our World–Underwater scholar
DAN Member Profile: Bob Talbot

By Michael Menduno

The Last Wild Island

By John Read, Ph.D.

An Alien Invasion

By Michael Menduno

"Tentacles" at Monterey Bay Aquarium
The Gyre Project

By Kip Evans

Creating art from a plastic ocean
A New Chamber in Cozumel

By Karen Quist

DAN Member Profile: Michael Barnette

By Gene Hobbs

Tetepare Gallery

Life and Stress at the Ice Edge

By Paul Nicklen


By Melissa Gaskill

Saving the world one island at a time
Ghost Fishing

By Michael Menduno

Member Profile: Guy Harvey

By Allison Sallmon

All Is Lost

By Stephen Frink

A tale of ocean survival

By Austin J. Gallagher

Spreading the lust for our blue world
Southern California Strandings

By Allison Vitsky Sallmon, DVM

California sea lions face a mysterious crisis
The Evolution of a Shipwreck

By Lad Akins

Nathan Myhrvold: Ace of All Trades

By Stephen Frink

Great White Scavengers

Austin J. Gallagher

Whale carcasses ring the dinner bell for the ocean's largest predatory fish
The Great Storm of 1913

By Erica Blake

The Chamber on Catalina Island

Scott Smith, EMT-P, DMT

Serving divers for nearly four decades
DAN Member Profile: “Ocean” Annie Crawley

Maurine Shimlock

Opening Eyes to the Ocean's Wonders
The DAN/Rolex Diver of the Year Award

Stephen Frink

Significant Sargassum

By Melissa Gaskill

The golden floating rainforest
Mission: USS Hatteras

Jesse Cancelmo

A new way to view our maritime past
Aquarius Lives On

Thomas Potts Director, Aquarius Reef Base, Florida International University

Confronting Cardiovascular Hazards

Petar Denoble, M.D., D.Sc. Senior director, DAN Research

DAN Research targets left ventricular hypertrophy in divers.
David Crosby: A Voice for the Sea

By Stephen Frink

Ocean Classrooms

By Hillary Viders, Ph.D.

Education for a changing world
Diving Into History in the Florida Keys

Karen Quist

Volunteers facilitate an archaeological breakthrough
Fish for a Cause

Melissa Gaskill

DAN Member Profile: Evan Bozanic

Maurine Shimlock