Dive Slate Articles


By Richard Herrmann

A Different Kind of Dive Club

By Caslyn Bennett

The volunteer program at the Oregon Coast Aquarium exemplifies a culture of safety.
Playing Tag with Sharks

By Melissa Gaskill

DAN Member Profile: Ian Koblick

By Amy Lee


By Panchabi Vaithiyanathan

Gateway to the Gulf Stream

By Amy Lee

The New Pointy End of Diving

By Michael Menduno

Pink, with Purpose

By Alison Vitsky Sallmon

DAN Member Profile: Andy Casagrande

By Terry Ward

Guidelines for Seniors

By Adrian Hill

A New Mission

By Amy Lee

So Others May Live

By Tim Calver

U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers
Diving with Dinosaurs

By Michael Patrick O’Neill

Encounters with the elusive smalltooth sawfish
DAN Member Profile: Cristina Mittermeier

By Terry Ward

Sunscreen and Coral

By William F. Precht

High on Mercury

By Walt Stearns

The Keys to our Hearts

By Peter Buzzacott, MPH, Ph.D.

School of Sharks

By Matt Dozier

A team of shark experts brings firsthand experience to the classroom.
DAN Member Profile: Jim W. Bunch

By Joe Poe

Public Safety Announcement: Boating and Diver Safety

Travel Smarter: Potable Water Safety

A Reef in the Living Room

By Roger A. Grimes

The Restoration Revolution

By Matt Dozier

Gearing up for the largest coral restoration project ever in the Florida Keys
Studying Deep Reefs and Deep Divers

By Payal S. Razdan, MPH, EMT

Rediscovering History Preserved by the Sea

By Sabrina Belloni

An expedition uncovers aircraft lost in 1944.
DAN Member Profile: Deano Cook

By Michael Menduno

Giving Back

By Ingrid A. Carlson, M.D.

How diving led to saving children's eyesight
Deano Cook Bonus Photo Gallery

Kelp Paddies

By Richard Herrmann

Islands of life adrift in the open sea
Patent Foramen Ovale and Fitness to Dive

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

The DAN Board of Directors

By Brian Harper

Committed to safe diving
DAN Member Profile: Georgienne Bradley

By Terry Ward

Returning to Diving

By Connie Crowther

Getting back underwater after complex breast cancer surgery
Remembering the Andrea Doria

By Michael Menduno

Shark Identification Quiz

Test your shark identification IQ.
Do You Know DAN?

Test your knowledge
Thanks to Scuba, the World Really is My Oyster

By Cody Unser

Shooting The Click Effect

By Sandy Smolan

Cashes Ledge

By Evan Kovacs

The Yellowstone of the North Atlantic
DAN Member Profile: Bonnie Toth

By Maurine Shimlock

DAN Member Profile: Stephanie Arne

By Wendy McDowell


By Lad Akins

Managing the invasion
Elevating the Standard of Care

By Nicole Berland

Exploring the Heart of Bell Island

By Jill Heinerth

Bell Island Photo Gallery

By Jill Heinerth

Trinidad’s Leatherbacks

By Michael Patrick O’Neill

Sunscreen Pollution

By Craig Downs, Ph.D.

A serious and increasingly clear threat to coral
DAN Member Profile: John Thompson

By Tim Cothren

Twenty-Two Ancient Shipwrecks Found in Greece

By John Stella

DAN Member Profile: Michele Hall

By Hillary Viders, Ph.D.

At the Boundary of Creation

By Megan Cook