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Costa Concordia Wreck To Rise From The Depths

Costa Concordia Wreck To Rise From The Depths | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Engineers from 21 countries are working round-the-clock to parbuckle the stricken cruise ship so it can be towed for salvage.
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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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Tourist dives to Titanic wreck to begin 2018

Tourist dives to Titanic wreck to begin 2018 | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Deep-pocketed tourists will once again get the chance to explore the wreckage of the Titanic, when travel company Blue Marble Private begins tours in May 2018
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Instagram post by Scuba Diving • Mar 16, 2017 at 2:22pm UTC

Instagram post by Scuba Diving • Mar 16, 2017 at 2:22pm UTC | DiverSync | Scoop.it
228 Likes, 1 Comments - Scuba Diving (@scubadivingmag) on Instagram: “#tbt to that one time Jessica Alba was on the cover of Scuba Diving Magazine! Back then, while she…”
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Navy Divers Complete First Navy Thousand Foot Dive Since 1974

Navy Divers Complete First Navy Thousand Foot Dive Since 1974 | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Six Navy divers from the experimental dive unit at the Naval Support Activity Panama City, emerged from a decompression chamber Tuesday after a 15-day trial. They've been testing new equipment that will make it easier and less expensive to perform underwater recovery missions.
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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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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

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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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In Charleston, Cannonball Discoveries Are Constant Reminders Of Past Wars

In Charleston, Cannonball Discoveries Are Constant Reminders Of Past Wars | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Relics from the Revolutionary War and the Civil War are creating all sorts of problems in South Carolina. Old cannonballs continue to be found, and many need to be detonated.
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Six Tips for Safe Scuba Diving

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Six Tips for Safe Scuba Diving Maurice Prout teaches psychology at the Widener University Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology and oversees the university’s Respecialization program. Beyon
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Maritime archaeologists accidentally discovered 40 ancient shipwrecks at the bottom of the Black Sea

Maritime archaeologists accidentally discovered 40 ancient shipwrecks at the bottom of the Black Sea | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A group of maritime archeologists studying sea levels in the Black Sea have uncovered over 40 shipwrecks this year as a “complete bonus.” The Black Sea Maritime Archeology Project has been trawling the seabed to understand how quickly the water level rose after the last Ice Age, 20,000 years ago. But their surveys ended up uncovering dozen
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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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