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10 Shipwrecks Frozen In Time | mocochocodotcom

10 Shipwrecks Frozen In Time | mocochocodotcom | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The United Nations estimates that there are over three million shipwrecks on the ocean floors. Lost, destroyed, or deliberately sunk, these wrecks are of interest to divers, underwater archaeologists, and treasure hunters alike.
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History Meets Technology in Shipwreck Alley

History Meets Technology in Shipwreck Alley | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The vast stretches of cold, fresh water in the Great Lakes hide the stories of thousands of ships that wrecked in our nation’s inland seas.
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Scuba Diving Newfoundland's Bell Island Mine

Scuba Diving Newfoundland's Bell Island Mine | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Bell Island Mine is an underwater time capsule of a Canadian isle's heroic struggle to support a war effort while protecting a now-lost culture and way of life.
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Demolition of Prohibition-era wall reveals centuries-old wine collection

Demolition of Prohibition-era wall reveals centuries-old wine collection | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Museum workers in New Jersey broke through a Prohibition-era wall and a locked wooden cage to discover over 50 bottles and 42 demijohns of rare Madeira wine dating back as early as 1769.
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Virginia Beach man has become one of the most recognized mermaid photographers on the planet

Virginia Beach man has become one of the most recognized mermaid photographers on the planet | DiverSync | Scoop.it
It's a tough gig, taking pictures of mermaids, but somebody has to do it. And this commercial photographer who does most of his work out of his North End house
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Six Must-Visit Islands in Michigan's Great Lakes

Looking to get off the beaten path? Read more as The Awesome Mitten shares six Michigan islands along our freshwater coasts perfect for exploring all year long.
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Finding the USS Jeanette after 140 years - Russian explorer confident of recovery - Outdoor Revival

Finding the USS Jeanette after 140 years - Russian explorer confident of recovery - Outdoor Revival | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Formerly known as the Royal Navy’s HMS Pandora a 19th-century vessel sank in a bid to win the race of conquering the North Pole for Americans. A Siberian a
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Chinese vessel suspected of destroying Sabah WW2 shipwrecks finally caught

Chinese vessel suspected of destroying Sabah WW2 shipwrecks finally caught | DiverSync | Scoop.it
KOTA KINABALU: A Chinese-registered vessel, suspected to be responsible for destroying three World War 2 Japanese shipwrecks in Usukan, is currently being detained by Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA).
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Clothing from 1600s Shipwreck Shows How the One Percent Lived

Clothing from 1600s Shipwreck Shows How the One Percent Lived | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The contents of a lady-in-waiting's wardrobe are recovered from the sea after more than 350 years.
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Totems of the Deep: The Issues Facing Fathom Five National Marine Park Shipwrecks - Mountain Life

Totems of the Deep: The Issues Facing Fathom Five National Marine Park Shipwrecks - Mountain Life | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Below the waves of Georgian Bay lie innumerable shipwrecks whose culture we’ve mostly forgotten. But when you spend time with ... Read More
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Man who found 'richest' Viking hoard in the UK to get £2m award

Man who found 'richest' Viking hoard in the UK to get £2m award | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Metal detectorist who unearthed 10th-century artefacts including silver bracelets and a bird-shaped pin set to receive ex gratia payment
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New ScubaFit® Infographic Reminds Divers to Get Fit and Stay Fit

New ScubaFit® Infographic Reminds Divers to Get Fit and Stay Fit | DiverSync | Scoop.it
“Fit Divers are safer divers, tend to dive more often, and are more likely to advance dive training”. This has been a consistent message of Gretchen M. Ashton since sh
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The Shipwreck Graveyard in the Middle of a Desert - Abandoned Spaces

The Shipwreck Graveyard in the Middle of a Desert - Abandoned Spaces | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Aralkum desert was once the Aral Sea. Only 50 years ago, the Aral Sea was the world’s fourth largest lake, between the borders of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. The sea was home to a fishing industry that produced 50,000 tons of fish and fed over 100,000 people. Today, there is a toxic and hostile man-made desert in its place. …
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Researchers Finish Separating World's Largest Celtic Coin Hoard

Researchers Finish Separating World's Largest Celtic Coin Hoard | DiverSync | Scoop.it

It took nearly three years to separate the more than 68,000 coins
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Salvage company wants rights to shipwreck’s treasure

Salvage company wants rights to shipwreck’s treasure | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A US marine salvage company that discovered a sunken World War I ship years ago wants to be named owner of the vessel — and the nearly 19 tons of silve
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Dive Back in Time at These 5 National Park Shipwrecks

Dive Back in Time at These 5 National Park Shipwrecks | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Shipwrecks often call to mind images of the Caribbean Sea and pirate adventures on the open waters — both of which are somewhat limited
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Scuba Divers Searching for Emperor's 2,000-Year-Old Party Barge

Scuba Divers Searching for Emperor's 2,000-Year-Old Party Barge | DiverSync | Scoop.it
One of Caligula's three lost barges could still lie for divers to find beneath Italy's Lake Nemi.
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UC-97: Forgotten WWI History in an Unexpected Place – Lake Michigan

UC-97: Forgotten WWI History in an Unexpected Place – Lake Michigan | DiverSync | Scoop.it
By Sam Cox (Rear Adm. USN, Ret.), Director, Naval History and Heritage Command Storms had churned the water the night before. The sky was overcast,
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The Shocking Doomsday Maps Of The World And The Billionaire Escape Plans

The Shocking Doomsday Maps Of The World And The Billionaire Escape Plans | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In the wake of dramatic environmental changes and the NASA reports of a new Asteroid interception mission, shocking future maps of the world created by doomsday theorists are looking more realistic every day.
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While it would be horrible, could you imagine the diving opportunities afterwards?
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The Lady Lovibond: The ghost ship that reappears every 50 years - Abandoned Spaces

The Lady Lovibond: The ghost ship that reappears every 50 years - Abandoned Spaces | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In the mid-1700s superstitions were quickly spread and easily believed. One such superstition referred to sailing ships. It was believed that it was bad luck for a woman to be on a ship as it sailed. There is a tale that some beliefs supports this credence. On February 13, 1748, a three mast schooner called …
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Brutal Photos Of Shipwrecks (24 pics)

Brutal Photos Of Shipwrecks (24 pics) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
When you're out on the ocean, your ship is the last thing you want to wreck. When you're out on the ocean, your ship is the last thing you want to wreck.
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Fascinating History: WW1, Prohibition, Nightclub, the Wreckage of SS Sapona cargo steamer - Abandoned Spaces

Fascinating History: WW1, Prohibition, Nightclub, the Wreckage of SS Sapona cargo steamer - Abandoned Spaces | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Near Bimini Island in the Bahamas, something quite remarkable and at the same time bizarre still floats on the water. Labeled as the “Ghost Ship”, the remains of the SS Sapona cargo steamer is one of the most unusual attractions in the world. And it didn’t get the name because it is haunted or anything like that. It …
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Oswego County divers discover rare 19th century boat in Oneida Lake

Oswego County divers discover rare 19th century boat in Oneida Lake | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Three Oswego County divers discovered an early 19th century Durham boat in Oneida Lake.
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Hazards of Wreck Penetration

Hazards of Wreck Penetration | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Wreck dives can be some of the best of your life, but there are hazards when it comes to wreck penetration. Here are three to watch out for.
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A surreal encounter with a $27m super yacht

A surreal encounter with a $27m super yacht | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Rossinavi is one family-run business working to make even the most outlandish dreams of the super rich a reality.
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Our Favorite Classic Dive Reads

Our Favorite Classic Dive Reads | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Genuine classic dive reads stand the test of time. Any one of the books on this list will instantly deliver you to days of diving past.
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