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Ooooh, What’s This Thingy Do?

As priceless as this photo is, it still seems like you’re failing at scuba diving if your head’s out of water and the animals are sneaking up behind you. Link Via Cute Overload

9 Things You Can Do Underwater

If you can do it on land, someone will find a way to do it underwater. And then they’ll find a way to get others to do it, too! 1. Listen to Music The Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce and US-1 Radio 104.1FM presents an annual Underwater Music Festival just off Big Pine Key in Florida. The [...]

Underwater Art Gallery

Above is a scene that scuba divers stared at while drifting underwater. No, it is not the effort of a brave model holding her breath. It’s a photograph mounted on the shipwrecked Vandenberg, part of an underwater art gallery set up by Andreas Franke. The Vanderberg was first commissioned in 1944 by the U.S. Navy [...]

High Heeled Flippers

So you’re going scuba diving for pirate treasure, and shortly thereafter, to a ritzy gallery opening. To save time between the two events, you can wear these high heeled flippers by Belgian artist Paul Schietekat. Link via reddit

Star Trek Wetsuits

Whether scuba diving where no man has scuba dived before, or surfing the chilly waves, you’ll really stand out in one of these wetsuits offered at Roddenberry for an out-of-this-world price. I think we all know which color is shark bait. Developed exclusively for the RDT by JMJ Wetsuits, these one-piece full suits feature iconic uniform [...]

New T-Shirts Are In! (To Celebrate, All Shirts Are $14.90)

We’re proud to announce four new additions to the mental_floss line: Scuba Diving: Keep Your Friends Close and Anemones Closer * Ambiguity: What Happens in Vagueness Stays in Vagueness * I Avoid Clich├ęs Like the Plague * Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally [Also available in fitted women's shirts.] Whether you’re looking to get a head start on your holiday shopping or you’d [...]