The Mammalian Dive Reflex

All humans have a physiological response that gets activated when we hold our breath, when we are submerged, or our face is cooled by water. In simple terms, the Dive Reflex is the body’s preventive mechanism triggered before the level of oxygen becomes critically low. 

Conqueror of the Waves

By: John Clement At first glance, when you see a surfer riding a gigantic wave, it is easy to become overwhelmed with excitement, awe, and a desire...