Michael Lombardi

Atmospheric Diving | the ‘No Pressure’ Premise

The convention in ‘day to day’ diving is that it’s wet – the diver is exposed to the watery outside environment, and all of the resulting stressors that this wet environment places on the human body. That stress is cause ...

Atmospheric Diving | Small Steps & Giant Leaps

Just a few short weeks ago I was among the very fortunate group of exploration professionals to take part in National Geographic’s 2013 Explorers Symposium in Washington DC. The week of intensive networking, pitching ideas, and sharing experiences brought forward ...

Atmospheric Diving | Small Steps & Giant Leaps

Just a few short weeks ago I was among the very fortunate group of exploration professionals to take part in National Geographic’s 2013 Explorers Symposium in Washington DC. The week of intensive networking, pitching ideas, and sharing experiences brought forward ...

Hand in Hand | the Exosuit and Accessible Ocean Space

The journey we’re all on indeed has mysterious ways of revealing itself; all the more reason to refine our acute sense of self. More than a quarter century ago, at age 5, I made my first ‘invention’. Using some opportunistic ...