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James Cameron donates Deepsea Challenger submarine to science

James Cameron donates Deepsea Challenger submarine to science | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Film-maker and explorer hands one-man craft that plunged him to Pacific Ocean's deepest point to oceanographic institute
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Archaeological Dig Is Scouring Sand Dunes for Sphinxes — but Not in Egypt

Archaeological Dig Is Scouring Sand Dunes for Sphinxes — but Not in Egypt | DiverSync | Scoop.it
GUADALUPE, Calif. (TheBlaze/AP) — Archaeologists working in these sand dunes are digging up ancient sphinxes — but not the ones you're probably most familiar with. Giant imitations of an ancient Egyptian scene were constructed more than 90 years ago along the Central California coast for the silent black-and-white classic movie...
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Divers Recover New Treasures From 'Titanic Of The Ancient World'

Divers Recover New Treasures From 'Titanic Of The Ancient World' | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Since sponge divers discovered it in 1900, the ancient Antikythera shipwreck -- a massive Greek vessel that sank more than 2,000 years ago in the Aegean Sea -- has captivated archaeologists.
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Exploring the Shipwrecks of Lake Huron's Thunder Bay | Big Think

Exploring the Shipwrecks of Lake Huron's Thunder Bay | Big Think | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The website for the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary features an terrific interactive exploration of the region's many wrecks.
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'Titanic of the Ancient World' Reveals Treasure Trove : DNews

'Titanic of the Ancient World' Reveals Treasure Trove : DNews | DiverSync | Scoop.it
An international expedition recovers antiquities from one of the richest shipwrecks of antiquity, with more to come. Continue reading →
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What It's Like to Dive a Titan Missile Silo

What It's Like to Dive a Titan Missile Silo | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Titan I missile silo in Washington transports diver back to 1965.
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Lost and Found: Arctic Shipwrecks and the Franklin Expedition | VMM

Lost and Found: Arctic Shipwrecks and the Franklin Expedition | VMM | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Dr. Marc-Andre Bernier is the Chief of the Parks Canada Underwater Archaeology Service, a position he has held since 2008.
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7 Freshwater Dive Sites to Explore

7 Freshwater Dive Sites to Explore | DiverSync | Scoop.it
 
7 Freshwater Dive Sites to Explore
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While many divers gravitate towards major dive sites located in and around the world's oceans, freshwater diving can be equally thrilling, and may even yield a surprise or two.
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Chinese Supersonic Sub Could Get From China to California in 2 Hours

Chinese Supersonic Sub Could Get From China to California in 2 Hours | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Shanghai to San Francisco is a trek that takes nearly 12 hours by plane. Imagine that transatlantic trip taking just two hours.
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This would cool and scary if it was actually in production and out of the concept stage. 

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What really lies underneath the Bermuda Triangle - NEWS.com.au

What really lies underneath the Bermuda Triangle - NEWS.com.au | DiverSync | Scoop.it
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What really lies underneath the Bermuda Triangle
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And one of the most historic shipwrecks is the Mary Celestia, a side paddlewheel steamer chartered during America's Civil War.
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18 Of The Most Magnificent Table Designs Ever

18 Of The Most Magnificent Table Designs Ever | DiverSync | Scoop.it
These magnificent table designs rely on rivers, gemstones, chocolate and more!
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New Wave Scuba Center dives into instruction - Port Clinton News Herald

New Wave Scuba Center dives into instruction - Port Clinton News Herald | DiverSync | Scoop.it
New Wave Scuba Center dives into instruction Port Clinton News Herald Althaus and his four other instructors do all their certifications through PADI, an agency that teaches many diving courses including underwater photography, rescue diving and...
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13 family-friendly dive sites for your kids - Fox News

13 family-friendly dive sites for your kids - Fox News | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Fox News 13 family-friendly dive sites for your kids Fox News Through PADI's “Bubblemaker” classes, hosted at many dive centers around the world, kids 8 and older can learn how to use scuba equipment and breathe underwater in shallow environments,...
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SCUBA and H2O Adventure September 2014 Page 15

SCUBA and H2O Adventure September 2014 Page 15 | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In it, on it, under it, it's all about the water! This is your source for all things watersports related, conveniently located under one cover. Scuba, Paddling, Surfing, Skiing, Swimming and more are covered within these pages.
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Diving Russia’s High Arctic: Beneath the White Sea

Diving Russia’s High Arctic: Beneath the White Sea | DiverSync | Scoop.it
We gathered in the frigid pre-dawn hours, our gear and luggage piled in front of the snowmobiles and our noses freezing in the -22ºF (-30ºC) ...

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The mystery of the ancient shipwreck and the 'world's first computer' - CNN

The mystery of the ancient shipwreck and the 'world's first computer' - CNN | DiverSync | Scoop.it
This ancient shipwreck was home to the "world's first computer." Now divers are going back to see what other treasures it holds.
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Metal-detecting enthusiast unearths Viking treasure hoard in Scotland

Metal-detecting enthusiast unearths Viking treasure hoard in Scotland | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Retired businessman Derek McLennan found more than 100 objects, including solid gold jewellery, on church land last month
One of the largest discoveries of Viking treasure in Scotland has been unearthed in Dumfries and Galloway.
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CoolPictureGallery: Abandoned and Wrecked Ships

CoolPictureGallery: Abandoned and Wrecked Ships | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Abandoned shipwrecks... http://t.co/88I5ZV3KUJ
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Wreck of the HMS Erebus found after 168 years, but the crew is long gone - some to cannibalism

Wreck of the HMS Erebus found after 168 years, but the crew is long gone - some to cannibalism | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Franklin expedition disappeared in 1846, claiming the lives of 129 men in one of the worst disasters in the history of arctic exploration. Then, one hundred years later, bodies started washing up on the shore ...
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Nevada's secret underwater world - BBC News

Nevada's secret underwater world - BBC News | DiverSync | Scoop.it
When it was built in the 1930s, the Hoover Dam didn’t just tame the Colorado River – it also created a massive lake that today hides shipwrecks, train tracks and cement tunnels alike.
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WWF: World has lost more than half its wildlife in 40 years

WWF: World has lost more than half its wildlife in 40 years | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The world's animal population has halved in 40 years as humans put unsustainable demands on Earth, a new report warns.
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E Lee Spence - Friends, If you haven't done so already,... | Facebook

Friends, If you haven't done so already, please check out and add your "like" to my shipwreck treasure page. I am less than a hundred likes away from...
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Drive and Dive: Straits of Mackinac

Drive and Dive: Straits of Mackinac | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Ask a Straits of Mackinac diver for a favorite shipwreck and there will likely be a pause, a sure indication of the quantity of quality dive sites. There are many standouts on this region's dive slate, and diving Michigan's Lower Peninsula wrecks makes history come alive.
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10 Unreal Shipwreck Dive Sites 09/23/2014

10 Unreal Shipwreck Dive Sites 09/23/2014 | DiverSync | Scoop.it
#adventure and #travel #shipwrecks and #scubadiving http://t.co/4alMZvWLVB
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7 Underwater Photography Tips for Newbies

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7 Underwater Photography Tips for Newbies
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Everyone wants to take that beautiful photo, but it becomes even more complicated once you're underwater. For newbie photographers, here's a list of tips to keep you focused.
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H2OME Is Your Own Underwater Home At The Bottom Of The Sea

H2OME Is Your Own Underwater Home At The Bottom Of The Sea | DiverSync | Scoop.it
US Submarine Structures will be offering an underwater home with luxuries comparable to a 5-star hotel.
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