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TreasureWorks - Spanish Navy Compiles Database of 1,500 ...

TreasureWorks - Spanish Navy Compiles Database of 1,500 ... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
TreasureWorks is the premier website for treasure enthusiasts world-wide.. Spanish Navy Compiles Database of 1500 Shipwrecks (1/1) - Treasure Hunting - Shipwreck Hunting - TreasureWorks Forum Forum.
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NASA plans to send an autonomous submarine to explore Titan's oceans

NASA plans to send an autonomous submarine to explore Titan's oceans | DiverSync | Scoop.it
This is incredibly cool.
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Helping Kids Build Confidence Through Scuba Diving • Scuba Diver Life

Helping Kids Build Confidence Through Scuba Diving • Scuba Diver Life | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Kids build confidence through scuba diving, and that can carry over into other aspects of their lives, such as school, sports and personal relationships.
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Cursed Shipwreck Yields Treasure and Human Remains

For 450 years, no one knew where the Swedish warship Mars, named for the Roman god of war, sank in the Baltic Sea. The largest vessel of its time went dow
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Older news but an definite bucket list dive!
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WWII Ship Hiding Mysteries On Pacific Ocean's Floor West Of Half Moon Bay

WWII Ship Hiding Mysteries On Pacific Ocean's Floor West Of Half Moon Bay | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Scientists got a rare glimpse at a World War II aircraft carrier that sank 65 years ago just off the Bay Area’s coast.
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British steamship found beneath Russian Arctic after 139 years

British steamship found beneath Russian Arctic after 139 years | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A British steamship has been discovered beneath the Arctic, where it sank in 1877 while trying to traverse the Northeast Passage.
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Has the real birthplace of King Arthur been found?

Has the real birthplace of King Arthur been found? | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The building at Tintagel in Cornwall dates to the 6th century - the time that the legendary king may have lived, and precious artefacts show the area was home to wealthy people.
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I wish there were castles like this here... I want to find something significant from 1000 years ago.

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New clue on where famous WWII ship sank

New clue on where famous WWII ship sank | DiverSync | Scoop.it
When the 1975 blockbuster "Jaws" first terrified moviegoers, not all of the fear came from the special effects or haunting soundtrack.
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Palm Beach County sinks cargo ship to create artificial reef

Palm Beach County sinks cargo ship to create artificial reef | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Ana Cecilia, a 170-foot cargo ship, once ferried cocaine from Haiti to Miami.

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Texas restores 330-year-old French ship that brought settlers to doomed colony

Texas restores 330-year-old French ship that brought settlers to doomed colony | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Restoration of the La Belle, which left France on the orders of King Louis XIV in 1684 to establish a new colony, took 17 years after worms damaged the ship
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Could Long-Lost Amber Room Be Stashed in a Nazi Bunker in Poland?

Could Long-Lost Amber Room Be Stashed in a Nazi Bunker in Poland? | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A museum in the country’s northeast says it has evidence of a hidden chamber inside a compound used by German forces, and that it may contain the treasure lost during World War II.
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Boat from 19th century found under New Jersey home

Boat from 19th century found under New Jersey home | DiverSync | Scoop.it
HIGHLANDS, N.J. (AP) — Workers raising a waterfront home in New Jersey made a nautical discovery: a 44-foot wooden boat from the 19th century. The 12-foot wide vessel, its rudder fully intact, was found beneath Eileen Scanlon's Highlands bungalow on Wednesday, the Asbury Park Press reported (http://on.app.com/1sRr5bR ). The boat likely was used to transport coal and other good along local waterways, and pieces of coal were found scattered along the floor. Rumors of the vessel's existence had circulated for years. Scanlon got a peek of what looked like a rudder through the home's crawlspace shortly after buying it in 2010, but she didn't anticipate the size and scope of the boat. It's built from 3-inch-thick wooden plants and is held together with 18-inch iron nails. Scanlon temporarily stopped construction under the house and called Russell Card of the Historical Society of Highlands. "It was beyond amazing," Card said. "I've heard about it before and the first time I ever saw it was yesterday. I never realized it was so big. I was amazed at the craftsmanship of it." The property was once a dock of sorts and people used to roll boats on wheels to get to and from the water, said Card, who believes someone left the boat and built the home around it. The boat will be destroyed, but Scanlon plans to place the bow in her garden. ___ Information from: Asbury Park (N.J.) Press, http://www.app.com
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Treasures found hidden in Auschwitz mug

Treasures found hidden in Auschwitz mug | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A mug confiscated by Nazis at Auschwitz has been hiding a secret for more than 70 years.
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Mariana trench live feed: engrossing viewing from deepest place on Earth

Mariana trench live feed: engrossing viewing from deepest place on Earth | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Rare footage from 11km underwater streams on Youtube from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration vessel
A live video feed of the Mariana trench – the deepest place on Earth – is proving engrossing viewing for those above sea level.
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World's largest pearl sits under a bed for 10 years

World's largest pearl sits under a bed for 10 years | DiverSync | Scoop.it
One of the world's largest and most valuable pearls was left forgotten under a bed for more than 10 years, its owner told CNN.
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Human skeleton found in Antikythera shipwreck

Human skeleton found in Antikythera shipwreck | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Off the coast of the isolated Mediterranean island of Antikythera in Greece lies one of the most puzzling shipwrecks in history. But now the wreck may finally be ready to reveal its secrets.
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Want fries with that? Creepy floating McDonald’s that has been abandoned for nearly 30 years ...

Want fries with that? Creepy floating McDonald’s that has been abandoned for nearly 30 years ... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The McBarge, officially named the Friendship 500, was a McDonald’s restaurant, built on a barge for Expo ’86 in Vancouver,British Columbia. Moored on Expo grounds in…
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This would be an amazing thing to visit..... as a dive site. 
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Diving Deep Below Arctic Ice to Bring Back Our Ocean’s Skeletons: #bestjobever

Diving Deep Below Arctic Ice to Bring Back Our Ocean’s Skeletons: #bestjobever | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Polar expeditions to explore the ocean are not for the faint of heart. Above the water’s surface, you better be on alert for polar bears.
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Divers find a century-old STEAM TRAIN at the bottom of Lake Superior 

Divers find a century-old STEAM TRAIN at the bottom of Lake Superior  | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Beneath the icy blue waters of North America's biggest lake lies a very surprising wreck indeed: the slowly crumbling hulk of a 106-year-old steam train. And it was only found again in July.
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John Chatterton on the Scuba Obsessed Podcast - Scuba Obsessed

John Chatterton on the Scuba Obsessed Podcast - Scuba Obsessed | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Recording August 4th 2016 at 9pm Eastern Time We are pleased to announce that we will be joined this week by shipwreck huntin

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Darrin Jillson's curator insight, August 2, 12:56 PM
We are looking forward to recording our next podcast with special guest @shadowdiverjc John Chatterton. #wreckdiving
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Would you live underwater?

Would you live underwater? | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A series of innovative underwater homes are making waves in Dubai. Called Floating Seahorse villas, 131 of these new abodes -- will made by the end of 2017.
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A cargo ship went down in 1681 packed with crates of swords, nails, & bolts of cloth

A cargo ship went down in 1681 packed with crates of swords, nails, & bolts of cloth | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have identified the shipwreck discovered near Panama filled with weapons and tools as Nuestra Señora de Encarnación, a merchant vessel that was part of the Tierra Firme fleet that supplied Spanish colonies in the Americas.
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Mallows Bay: The 'ghost fleet' graveyard where nature has risen from the dead

Mallows Bay: The 'ghost fleet' graveyard where nature has risen from the dead | DiverSync | Scoop.it
They were ships built for WWI but wound up unused, abandoned and finally scuttled. Almost a century on, the "ghost fleet" of Mallows Bay are enjoying a rebirth.
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Ancient Roman writing tablets found in London

Ancient Roman writing tablets found in London | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Ancient Roman writing tablets discovered at London building site.
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150-year-old wine found in Czech castle to be auctioned

150-year-old wine found in Czech castle to be auctioned | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The collection, stashed beneath the floorboards of the Beaufort-Spontin family’s Becov castle, could fetch almost £1m
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Divers discover ancient Roman coins in wreck

Divers discover ancient Roman coins in wreck | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Two divers have discovered a treasure trove of coins and sculptures artifacts the shallow waters of the ancient Roman port of Caesarea, on the Mediterranean Sea.
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