Posts tagged "ocean"

Peeing In The Ocean Is OK, Pooping Is Not

I don’t know about you, but I’ve always been okay with peeing in the ocean. Mostly because it’s annoying to pee when you’re wearing a one-piece bathing suit, which I wore when I was a kid, so I just got into the habit of letting it flow in the ocean. I think most people feel…

Ami Angelowicz / August 1, 2013

Humpback Whales Almost Swallow Deep Sea Divers

Now that’s kinda biblical: A couple of divers were checking out a whale colony off at Souza Rock, off the Central California Coast when, suddenly, out of nowhere, two humpbacks performed a crazy Sea World-esque display, opening their whale mouths and arching themselves out of the water just inches from where the two divers were…

Julie Gerstein / July 24, 2013

Finding Freedom: Artist Explores The Ocean In Underwater Wheelchair

Sue Austin is a performance and installation artist based in the UK. She has been wheelchair-bound since 1996, and dedicated her artistic work to “finding ways to understand and represent my embodied experience as a wheelchair user.” Most recently this goal has led her to team with scientists and diving experts to create a self-propelled…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 30, 2012