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*  Physiological response to water immersion
... particularly due to the diving reflex in breath-hold diving. In hydrated subjects immersion will cause diuresis and excretion ... Facial immersion at the time of initiating breath-hold is a necessary factor for maximising the mammalian diving reflex in ...
*  CMAS* SCUBA Diver
... the purpose and use of diving signals; diving physics; medical problems related to diving use of dive tables and dive computers ... provided the diving activities undertaken, the diving conditions and the diving area are similar, equal or better to those in ... diving procedures, the role of dive leader, importance of planning and preparation; selection of dive sites, the effect of ... Secondly, from specially accredited dive centers known as CMAS Dive Centers (CDC) who use dedicated CMAS training materials and ...
*  Barotrauma
Following barotrauma of the ears or lungs from diving the diver should not dive again until cleared by a diving doctor. After ... Barsky, Steven M.; Long, Dick; Stinton, Bob (2006). Dry Suit Diving: A Guide to Diving Dry. Ventura, Calif.: Hammerhead Press. ... These people should not dive as the risk is unacceptably high. Most commercial or military diving medical examinations will ... Underwater diving portal Alternobaric vertigo Barodontalgia Dental barotrauma Diving hazards and precautions Dysbarism Jet ...
*  Bühlmann decompression algorithm
Recently used in dive computers with high performance processor units, is it more flexible (especially in tech dives) compared ... This system used the dive tables and a set of rules so that people could dive safely and stay below their no-decompression ... The tables are still used today and are very popular; many dive computers still use the ZHL-8 algorithm and many tables are ... The book was regarded as the most complete public reference on decompression calculations and was used soon after in dive ...
*  Aquatic locomotion
ISBN 0-683-03919-9. Kehm, G (2007). Olympic Swimming and Diving:Great Moments in Olympic History. The Rosen Publishing Group. ... Examples of aquatic insects include dragonfly larvae, water boatmen, and diving beetles. There are also aquatic spiders, ...
*  Northern elephant seal
Males and females differ in diving behavior. Males tend to hug the continental shelf while making deep dives and forage along ... Males usually dive straight down to the ocean floor and stay at the bottom foraging for benthic prey. The females hunt for ... In a 2004 study researchers used MRI to observe physiological changes of the spleens of 5 seal pups during simulated dives. By ... ISBN 0-8018-5789-9 Thornton SJ, Hochachka PW (2004). "Oxygen and the diving seal" (PDF). Undersea Hyperb Med. 31 (1): 81-95. ...
*  Diving disorders
physiological disorders resulting from underwater diving Diving disorders, or diving related medical conditions, are conditions ... and women tend to comply with the diving industry recommendation not to dive while pregnant. Underwater diving portal US Navy ... Screening for medical fitness to dive can reduce some of the risk for some of the disorders. Many diving accidents or illnesses ... Narcosis affects all divers breathing gas mixtures containing nitrogen, although susceptibility varies widely from dive to dive ...
*  Scuba diving
... such as cave diving, wreck diving, ice diving and deep diving. Underwater tourism is mostly done on scuba and the associated ... NOAA Diving Program (U.S.) (2001). Joiner, James T., ed. NOAA Diving Manual, Diving for Science and Technology (4th ed.). ... diving while breathing from self-contained underwater breathing apparatus Scuba diving is a form of underwater diving where the ... Sidemount diving is now growing in popularity within the technical diving community for general decompression diving, and has ...
*  River dolphin
Edwards, Holly H.; Schnell, Gary D. (2001). "Body Length, Swimming Speed, Dive Duration, and Coloration of the Dolphin Sotalia ... Scholander, Per Fredrik (1940). "Experimental investigations on the respiratory function in diving mammals and birds". ...
*  Diving
... Complete George Rackham (1975) Diving for Gold Ron O'Brien (1992) FINA USA Diving AAU Diving NCAA USA Masters' Diving. ... Diving is a separate sport in Olympic and Club Diving. The NCAA will separate diving from swimming in special diving ... while diving as a preliminary to swimming became known as 'Plain diving'. In England, the practice of high diving - diving from ... Synchronized diving was adopted as an Olympic sport in 2000. Two divers form a team and perform dives simultaneously. The dives ...
*  Sponge diving
... is the oldest known form of the original art of underwater diving. Its purpose is to retrieve natural sponges for ... Diving for sponges brought social and economical development to the island: the free-diving method was used. Kalymnos was the ... Moussas, Nikos (27 Dec 2016). "Natural Sea Sponges and sponge diving history". Natural Sea Sponges and sponge diving history. ... Hendrikse, Sandra; Merks, André (12 May 2009). "Greek sponge diving". Diving Heritage. Retrieved 6 June 2010. ...
*  Diving Coaster
... is a steel Dive Coaster at Happy Valley Shanghai in Songjiang, Shanghai, China. It is manufactured by Bolliger ... "Dive Coaster (Happy Valley Shanghai)". Roller Coaster DataBase. Retrieved July 3, 2012. "Diving Coaster POV". YouTube. ...
*  Solo diving
recreational diving without a dive buddy Solo diving is the practice of underwater diving alone without a "dive buddy", ... Some divers will dive in a buddy pair if diving with a known and trusted buddy but otherwise dive solo in preference to being ... Finally, the solo diver may dive a more conservative dive plan than he/she might dive with an equally competent buddy diver. As ... "Solo Diving: Would You?". Safety in diving. DIVE.in. Retrieved 23 February 2017. Francis, John (19 October 2006). "Buddy System ...
*  Space diving
Speed Weed (2007-06-25). "High dive - Space diving". Popular Science. New York: Bonnier Corporation. Archived from the original ... "High dive - Space diving". Popular Science. New York: Bonnier Corporation. Archived from the original on 2012-10-11. Retrieved ... though Orbital Outfitters is working to create a suit that will enable safe space diving. Space diving from beyond the ... Like skydiving, space diving refers to the act of jumping from an aircraft or spacecraft in outer space and falling to Earth's ...
*  Sidemount diving
"Cave Diving British Style". Sidemount Diving Techniques. Cave Diving Group (CDG). Retrieved 18 August 2012. "TransPac XT". Dive ... Sidemount diving Sidemount diving is the practice of diving with two or more cylinders secured at the sides of the body in line ... Sidemount diving is now growing in popularity within the technical diving community for general decompression diving, and is ... Belt loop on cylinder for sidemounting in the British cave diving style Diving cylinders set up for British cave diving ...
*  Diving equipment
Diving gloves, including wetsuit gloves and dry gloves, mitts, and three-finger mitts Diving hoods Diving boots - With dry ... Airline or Hookah diving. "Compressor diving" - a rudimentary form of surface supplied diving used in the Philippines by ... Surface supplied diving - mostly used in professional diving. This category includes: Surface oriented surface supplied diving ... equipment used to facilitate underwater diving Diving equipment is equipment used by underwater divers to make diving ...
*  Buddy diving
... "plan the dive and dive the plan". Before a dive a buddy team agree on a plan, which aside from the basic parameters of the dive ... have a lost-diver plan for every dive, and follow the plan if contact is broken. if one member of a dive team aborts a dive, ... Rule of thirds (diving) Solo diving Halstead, B (2000). "Line dancing and the buddy system. reprinted with permission from Dive ... This is usually referred to as team diving to distinguish it from buddy diving in pairs. When professional divers dive as buddy ...
*  Skandalopetra diving
In recent times skandalopetra diving has been newly proposed by some fans as a form of sport diving in apnea, then developing ... The athlete, still on the boat, prepares before diving, holding the stone, then dives, remaining motionless and as vertical as ... After the dive, moves his feet onto the petra and lets himself being pulled to the surface by his companion. It is therefore ... Skandalopetra diving dates from ancient Greece, when it was used by sponge fishermen and has been re-discovered in recent years ...
*  Diving mask
Older diving mask with one big window Disassembled single-window, low-volume dive mask A two-window, soft-silicone dive mask ... NOAA Diving Program (U.S.) (December 1979). Miller, James W., ed. NOAA Diving Manual, Diving for Science and Technology (2nd ed ... ISBN 1-878663-01-1. NOAA Diving Program (U.S.) (28 Feb 2001). Joiner, James T., ed. NOAA Diving Manual, Diving for Science and ... Lightweight diving helmet - usually worn by divers using surface supplied diving equipment. Copper hat - part of the old ...
*  Muck diving
... and muck diving is possible almost anywhere that recreational diving is possible. Perhaps those that enjoy muck diving the most ... The term muck diving was first used by Bob Halstead to describe diving off the beaches made up of black sand in Milne Bay, ... recreational diving on a loose sedimentary bottom Muck diving gets its name from the sediment that lies at the bottom of many ... Underwater diving portal staff (Bottom Time). "At the Back of the Boat - Bob Halstead". Scuba Diving Magazine. Retrieved 2012- ...
*  Night diving
... is underwater diving done during the hours of darkness. It frequently refers specifically to recreational diving ... dive lights can be used to signal the dive boat. A surface marker buoy can be illuminated with a dive light at night to ... Underwater diving portal "Chapter 6". Diving Manual (10th ed.). London09506786: British Sub-Aqua Club. pp. 383-7. ISBN ... There are additional hazards when diving in darkness, such as dive light failure. This can result in losing vertical visual ...
*  Diving cylinder
A deep or decompression dive warrants a greater reserve than a shallow or a no stop dive. In recreational diving for example, ... permanent dead link] NOAA Diving Program (U.S.) (28 Feb 2001). Joiner, James T, ed. NOAA Diving Manual, Diving for Science and ... High pressure compressed gas cylinder used for storing breathing gas for diving A diving cylinder, scuba tank or diving tank is ... US Navy Diving Manual 2006, Chapter 8 Surface supplied air diving operations. "Diving Regulations 2009". Occupational Health ...
*  Cave diving
... diving with incapable dive partners, video or photography in caves, complex cave dives and cave diving in large groups. With ... underwater diving in water-filled caves Cave diving is underwater diving in water-filled caves. It may be done as an extreme ... during the dive.[citation needed] Cave diving is one of the most challenging and potentially dangerous kinds of diving or ... 2009-03-20 A cavern dive video YouTube Cave Diving Down Under (Australia) social media site for cave diving in Australia ...
*  Stage diving
... is the act of leaping from a concert stage onto the crowd below. It is often the precursor to crowd surfing. Long ... Another fatal stage diving incident occurred in May 2014 in New York City during a performance of the metalcore band Miss May I ... Many musicians have made stage diving a part of their stage act. Jim Morrison was an early performer known for having jumped ... Fishbone stage-dive". Philadelphia. Associated Press. Retrieved 23 April 2015. Brown, Harley. "Fan Collapses Exiting NYC's ...
*  Drift diving
scuba diving where the diver is intentionally transported by the water flow Drift diving is a type of scuba diving where the ... Drift diving requires more rigorous planning than a dive in still water to be executed safely. Drift diving is generally not ... "Drift Diving 101: All you need to know about Drift Diving". DIVE.in: Guides. www.divein.com. Retrieved 5 January 2017. Staff ( ... The choice whether to drift dive depends on the purpose of the dive, and whether there is an option. At some sites there is ...