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Shipwreck intrigues archaeologists

Shipwreck intrigues archaeologists | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Archaeologists are trying to piece together clues to the identity of a shipwreck in the north-west Highlands.
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Amazing: Three U-Boats missing until 1985 when found in a U-boat bunker in Hamburg

Amazing: Three U-Boats missing until 1985 when found in a U-boat bunker in Hamburg | DiverSync | Scoop.it
  Because of the increasing intensity of air-raids, "Elbe II" was used for fitting out boats, new ones and those having happily returned. Two shifts w
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Stunning Sights To Behold: These 5 towers were the only things to survive the drowning of their towns

Stunning Sights To Behold: These 5 towers were the only things to survive the drowning of their towns | DiverSync | Scoop.it
There have been many popular and commonly heard stories over time about how grave natural disasters have caused death and destruction to towns or entire vi
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Armed with three cannons and eight swivel guns, The USS Philadelphia is the oldest intact warship currently on display in North America.

Armed with three cannons and eight swivel guns, The USS Philadelphia is the oldest intact warship currently on display in North America. | DiverSync | Scoop.it
    Philadelphia is a gunboat (referred to in contemporary documents as a gundalow or gondola) of the Continental Navy. Manned by Continental Arm
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Hangar of Japan's aircraft carrier sub found

Hangar of Japan's aircraft carrier sub found | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Researchers find the missing hangar of a Japanese aircraft carrier submarine from World War II in the waters off Hawaii.
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Do Ocean Preserves Actually Work?

Do Ocean Preserves Actually Work? | DiverSync | Scoop.it

The U.S. now leads the world in protected marine areas. But are they a scientifically sound strategy?
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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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800-Pound Groupers Making a Comeback—But Not Everyone's Happy

800-Pound Groupers Making a Comeback—But Not Everyone's Happy | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Some Florida fishermen say Atlantic goliath groupers are eating too many fish, but scientists argue the behemoths still need our protection.
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Eight Famous Shipwrecks That Have Yet to Be Found

Eight Famous Shipwrecks That Have Yet to Be Found | DiverSync | Scoop.it
There are an estimated 3 million shipwrecks gracing the bottom of the ocean floor that have yet to be found. These ships tell stories of the people who sailed them, hold answers to why they ended up at the bottom of the sea and some hold untold riches. For the 3 million ships that have …
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How scientists plan to map the entire seafloor by 2030

How scientists plan to map the entire seafloor by 2030 | DiverSync | Scoop.it
We know the surface of Mars better than we do the seafloor. Scientists plan to change that.
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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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A Massive Operation - Raising A U-Boat To Recover Her Precious Cargo (Watch)

A Massive Operation - Raising A U-Boat To Recover Her Precious Cargo (Watch) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In 1958, a German submarine was hoisted from the depths of the Kattegat Bay between the North and Baltic Seas off the coast of Sweden. The U-boat had been
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Focke-Wulf 58 Weihe crashed in 1943, the wreck is fairly well preserved after 70 years

Focke-Wulf 58 Weihe crashed in 1943, the wreck is fairly well preserved after 70 years | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A Fw 58 C crashed on 30 March 1943 in the Lac du Bourget (France) after a low-flying training pass over the lake went wrong, two of the four airmen were re
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Guiding Experienced Divers

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How do you keep your most experienced divers happy? Here are our tips for guiding experienced divers.
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Stonehenge: Green light for tunnel plan

Stonehenge: Green light for tunnel plan | DiverSync | Scoop.it
It is one of the most famous landmarks in Britain, but even an ancient monument like Stonehenge can't avoid the modern problem of traffic jams.
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Roman Sword discovered off Oak Island radically suggests Ancient Mariners visited New World 1,000 years before Columbus

Roman Sword discovered off Oak Island radically suggests Ancient Mariners visited New World 1,000 years before Columbus | DiverSync | Scoop.it

Researchers investigating the mysterious Oak Island, located on the south shore of Nova Scotia, Canada, have made a startling announcement regarding the discovery of a Roman ceremonial sword and what is believed to be a Roman shipwreck, radically...


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I would to hear more about this find. Very interesting. 

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2016’s top 10 developments for the world’s oceans

2016’s top 10 developments for the world’s oceans | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Here are the top 10 developments of 2016 that will impact the health and safety of Earth’s oceans. The views expressed are those of the authors.
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In the Deep, Clues to How Life Makes Light | Quanta Magazine

In the Deep, Clues to How Life Makes Light |  Quanta Magazine | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Bioluminescent organisms have evolved dozens of times over the course of life’s history. Recent studies are narrowing in on the complicated biochemistry needed
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HMS Terror Wreck Discovered in The Arctic • Scuba Diver Life

HMS Terror Wreck Discovered in The Arctic • Scuba Diver Life | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Canadian authorities have confirmed that the wreck found in the Arctic’s unchartered Terror Bay is that of long-lost British Navy ship HMS Terror.
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The Saddle Ridge Hoard - is the largest known discovery of buried gold coins that has ever been recovered in the US.

The Saddle Ridge Hoard - is the largest known discovery of buried gold coins that has ever been recovered in the US. | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Saddle Ridge Hoard is the name given to identify a treasure trove of 1,427 gold coins unearthed in the Gold Country of the Sierra Nevada, California in
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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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