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World War II Japanese mega-submarine discovered off Hawaii

World War II Japanese mega-submarine discovered off Hawaii | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A spokesman for the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa said in a press release the discovery of the Imperial Japanese Navy’s mega-submarine the I-400 solves the decades-old mystery of where the submarine lay on the ocean floor.
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Japan's Ocean Spiral proposed as giant underwater city

Japan's Ocean Spiral proposed as giant underwater city | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A Japanese construction firm has proposed a spectacular underwater city that could become home to 5,000 people.
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Ghostly Shipwrecks Near Golden Gate Spring to Life in New 3-D Images

Ghostly Shipwrecks Near Golden Gate Spring to Life in New 3-D Images | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The images may be hard to recognize as those of a vessel, but they represent a tragic maritime event: a disaster that killed 128 and left a once-proud ship b...
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World Class Facts sur Twitter

World Class Facts sur Twitter | DiverSync | Scoop.it
There are approximately 3 million shipwrecks on the ocean floor. The treasure is worth billions. pic.twitter.com/ecya5YQskG
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Over $18 Million Worth Of Classic Cars Were Found In A 100-Year-Old French Barn

Over $18 Million Worth Of Classic Cars Were Found In A 100-Year-Old French Barn | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Check out these cars.
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Boston Is Digging Up What Could Be The Oldest Unopened Time Capsule Ever

Boston Is Digging Up What Could Be The Oldest Unopened Time Capsule Ever | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Crews are working to unearth a time capsule that historians think is hidden in a cornerstone of the old Massachusetts State House.
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Shipwrecks: Sunken Treasures of the Great Lakes | MSU Libraries

Shipwrecks: Sunken Treasures of the Great Lakes | MSU Libraries | DiverSync | Scoop.it
RT @msucanadian: Great Lakes shipping and shipwrecks exhibit on 3rd floor, MSU Library http://t.co/38FSBRdQeJ #MSU_BRI
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7 Amazing Ocean Instagrams You Need To Follow

7 Amazing Ocean Instagrams You Need To Follow | DiverSync | Scoop.it
7 Amazing Ocean Instagrams You Need To Follow
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These oceanic Instagrammers capture the beauty and wonder of marine life through their phenomenal photographs.
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Scuba diver finds owner of lost wedding ring through social media campaign - New York Daily News

Scuba diver finds owner of lost wedding ring through social media campaign - New York Daily News | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A scuba diver who found a wedding band on a Mexican sea bed will return it to its rightful owner after a heartwarming Facebook campaign.
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Woman Receives ‘Christmas Miracle’ Over Half a Century After Her Parents Boarded a Plane and Were Never Heard From Again

Woman Receives ‘Christmas Miracle’ Over Half a Century After Her Parents Boarded a Plane and Were Never Heard From Again | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In 1959, when Joyce Wharton was a young girl, her mother and father boarded a plane bound for Seattle. Then they, along with the pilot, were never heard from again. The family lived with unanswered questions until wreckage of the plane was found 15 years later,...
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Faith in Humanity... Restored. 

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Im A PADI Diver | PADI

Im A PADI Diver | PADI | DiverSync | Scoop.it
You've felt the rush of breathing underwater and completed your PADI Open Water Diver certification. Now you're looking for new dive adventures to improve your scuba skills, gain more confidence and meet more dive buddies.
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10 Signs You’re a Good Candidate for Tec Diving

10 Signs You’re a Good Candidate for Tec Diving | DiverSync | Scoop.it
 
By Andy Phillips
Perhaps you’re curious about what you’ll see at deeper depths, or perhaps the natural explorer is awakening in you as you max out on a dive at 130 feet.
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Historian Tracks Down Long-Lost Masterpiece Thanks to Stuart Little

Historian Tracks Down Long-Lost Masterpiece Thanks to Stuart Little | DiverSync | Scoop.it

MEDIA Historian Tracks Down Long-Lost Masterpiece Thanks to Stuart Little

Gergely Barki, a researcher at the Hungarian National Gallery in Budapest, thought the 20th century Hungarian painting Sleeping Lady with Black Vase by Robert Bereny, last seen in public in 1928, was lost forever – and then he watched the movie Stuart Little.

“A researcher can never take his eyes off the job, even when watching Christmas movies at home,” Barki said.


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Adorable seabird refuses to leave keeper's side during scuba lessons  

Adorable seabird refuses to leave keeper's side during scuba lessons   | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Yoyo, the macaroni penguin who lives at the Living Coasts Zoo and Aquarium in Torquay, has struck up an unlikely friendship with scuba expert Derek Youd, refusing to leave his side.
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How the wind farms of the future could be underwater

How the wind farms of the future could be underwater | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The United Kingdom may seem an unlikely candidate to lead a renewable energy revolution; it doesn't have much sun for solar power, it doesn't have much space for wind power and it doesn't have giant coursing rivers for hydro.
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10 Best Scuba Diving Movies Ever Made

10 Best Scuba Diving Movies Ever Made | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Wondering about the 10 best scuba diving movies ever made? we compiled a list of our favorite scuba diving movies. Did your favorite scuba diving movie made the list?
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In and Amongst the Shipwrecks of Greece

In and Amongst the Shipwrecks of Greece | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Reviews of Greece and her surrounding island can often be mixed; on one side it’s a party haven for 16-20 somethings heading out for a post-exam release,…
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Easy: Shoot Underwater Photos With Your Smartphone and Six Other Cool Photography Tricks

Easy: Shoot Underwater Photos With Your Smartphone and Six Other Cool Photography Tricks | DiverSync | Scoop.it
It is not a secret: Cellphones with cameras outsell stand-alone cameras. In fact, a new report claims there are more cellphones (5.4 billion) on the planet than people (4.5 billion) with active cell phone accounts. More than 80 percent of cellphones in use have a camera. The...
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1901 San Francisco Bay ship wreck found

1901 San Francisco Bay ship wreck found | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Scientists have located the wreckage of a passenger ship that crashed in 1901 near the site of what is now the Golden Gate Bridge, killing 128 people.
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Old cannon found in Detroit River goes on display

Old cannon found in Detroit River goes on display | DiverSync | Scoop.it
DETROIT — A British cannon that sat at the bottom of the Detroit River for more than two centuries is now on display at a maritime museum after undergoing a three-year restoration. The 18th century cannon, embossed with the crest of King George II,
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Dive Health: The Risks Of Diving While Pregnant

Dive Health: The Risks Of Diving While Pregnant | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The question of whether or not women should dive while pregnant has a simple answer: both the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Divers Alert Network (DAN) recommend no scuba diving for the duration of the pregnancy.
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30 Decaying Shipwrecks That Are Left In The Oceans

30 Decaying Shipwrecks That Are Left In The Oceans | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Sometimes, when ships encounter issues, they stay wrecked right where they were left. While they may not always be the best for the environment, they end up looking absolutely beautiful.
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Design plans revealed for World's First Underwater City in Japan - PSFK (blog)

Design plans revealed for World's First Underwater City in Japan - PSFK (blog) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Businesses, residents, and diving enthusiasts would all be welcome in this achievable, deep-sea complex
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Great Dives in Norway

Great Dives in Norway | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Great Dives in Norway By Scuba Diver Life From the world’s strongest maelstrom to wreck diving, Norway offers many options for marvellous, treasure-filled and adrenalin-pumping diving experiences.  Saltstraumen By Scuba Diver Life Here you'll...
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Thousands of Eocene shark teeth found in Canadian Arctic

Thousands of Eocene shark teeth found in Canadian Arctic | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The stark, barren landscape of Banks Island in Canada has yielded an unexpected find more than 8,000 shark teeth that date back millions of years, and have now been described in a study
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Who wants to go somewhere different for sharks teeth!

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Finding long lost treasures of the deep

Finding long lost treasures of the deep | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Lying deep below the waves are more than three million shipwrecks, treasure troves of historical artefacts and cold hard cash - just waiting to be found
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