For those who believe they are a human born into the wrong body (i.e. you believe you really should have been a mermaid, dolphin or nudibranch), there are lots of things you can do to make yourself feel more at one with your true identity. We’ve checked out some of the most amazing, most breathtaking, and most daft things people are doing underwater. So, without further ado, here are ten things you can do underwater:
Ten Things You Can Do Underwater #1 Be born
Ocean births and dolphin assisted births (Yes, you read that correctly) really do exist. Whilst most parents-to-be who are interested in water births will opt for a hospital, birth centre or their own home as the place they would like to welcome their baby into the world, some will choose to go a step or two even closer to get the most natural water birth possible.
Ocean births are particularly popular in Russia along the coast of the black sea, and it has been claimed that birthing with dolphins in Hawaii was a matter of course until the 1930s. Certainly dolphins are fully aware when a woman is pregnant as they can echolocate on her belly and ‘see’ the baby inside the womb…