UK seas “a service station” for humpbacks

By |2019-08-09T11:14:21+01:00August 9th, 2019|Diving News|

The UK provides migrating humpback whales with a welcome break, according to the findings of a new citizen-science project. It has matched for the first time a humpback spotted in home waters with one photographed in the Arctic – thanks to whale-watchers sharing photos on social media. Read more...

Robot sheds light on basking sharks

By |2019-08-08T11:37:34+01:00August 8th, 2019|Diving News|

An underwater robot has swum into action for the first time in the UK to observe the enigmatic behaviour of basking sharks in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. It has long been suspected that the species might breed there, and the hope is that the REMUS SharkCam might capture such an event on film. Read more...