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Russia's New Underwater Assault Rifle Can Shoot 800 Shots Per Minute

Russia's New Underwater Assault Rifle Can Shoot 800 Shots Per Minute | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The question is, when are we going to need this?
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Explore a 16th-Century Underwater Battlefield

Explore a 16th-Century Underwater Battlefield | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The warship Mars sank in a 1564 naval battle, and archaeologists have now reconstructed its wreck site in 3D.
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Aston Martin Has Unveiled a $4 Million Submarine

Aston Martin Has Unveiled a $4 Million Submarine | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The British car company plans to begin revving its engines under water.
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Who Should Take the PADI Self-Reliant Diver Specialty?

Who Should Take the PADI Self-Reliant Diver Specialty? | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The buddy system is key when it comes to safe scuba diving, but the PADI self-reliant diver specialty teaches divers how to handle emergencies on their own.
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Found: Two Shipwrecks Deep in a Shipwreck Graveyard

Found: Two Shipwrecks Deep in a Shipwreck Graveyard | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Ohio and Choctaw sank in "Shipwreck Alley."
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NOAA Marine Sanctuary Shipwrecks: the SS Winfield Scott

NOAA Marine Sanctuary Shipwrecks: the SS Winfield Scott | DiverSync | Scoop.it
National marine sanctuaries protect spectacular ocean and Great Lakes resources in the United States, including shipwrecks like the SS Winfield Scott.
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How to Make Underwater Bubble Rings

How to Make Underwater Bubble Rings | DiverSync | Scoop.it
If you’ve ever been curious about how to make underwater bubble rings, here are a few easy steps to follow.
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One of the fastest ships in history may finally be used again since its last use in 1952 ...

One of the fastest ships in history may finally be used again since its last use in 1952 ... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
For enthusiastic maritime historians, this is something incredible! The S.S. United States may finally have a chance to be put to use again on the vast oce
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Great Lakes, Great Secrets: Unearthing Shipwrecks in Lake Michigan

Great Lakes, Great Secrets: Unearthing Shipwrecks in Lake Michigan | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Deep beneath the surface of Lake Michigan, hundreds of wrecked ships lie dormant, teeming with undiscovered artifacts. It's up to Caitlin Zant, a maritime archaeologist with the Wisconsin Historical Society, to venture underwater and unearth the secrets buried in the Lake's cold waters. Get ready for a plunge hundreds of years in the making.
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Technical Diving for Beginners

Technical Diving for Beginners | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Entry-level courses make technical diving for beginners an attainable challenge. Are you ready to enter the world of tech?
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Dunkirk beach - Shipwrecks

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A couple of years ago, well before we knew there would be a movie made about it, I visited the Dunkirk beaches. There still are two ship wrecks from th
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From true stories come real shipwrecks!
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Meet the shipwreck hunter searching for the 'holy grail' in Antarctica

Meet the shipwreck hunter searching for the 'holy grail' in Antarctica | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Shipwreck hunter David Mearns has uncovered HMAS Sydney and set the world record for deep-sea discoveries. But there's one famous ship deep in Antarctic waters that's eluded him.

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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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5 Most Valuable World War II Treasures Still Missing Today (Watch)

5 Most Valuable World War II Treasures Still Missing Today (Watch) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Trillions of dollars worth of jewelry, gold, and fine art were reported missing or stolen after World War II ended. Is some of the loot buried in a secret
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60 Perfectly Preserved Ancient Shipwrecks Found in Dead Zone of Black Sea (Photos)

60 Perfectly Preserved Ancient Shipwrecks Found in Dead Zone of Black Sea (Photos) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
60 fantastically preserved ancient shipwrecks were recently discovered at the bottom of the Black Sea, in an oxygen-free zone known as a “dead zone.” They include galleys from various ancient empires, such as the Byzantine, Roman, and Ottoman empires. Scientists were using underwater robots to survey the effects of climate change off the coast of …

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10 Shipwrecks You Can Visit

10 Shipwrecks You Can Visit | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.
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Researchers discover two historic shipwrecks in Thunder Bay

Researchers discover two historic shipwrecks in Thunder Bay | DiverSync | Scoop.it
ALPENA -- On May 23, researchers from NOAA’s Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, NOAA’s Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab and the University of Delaware discovered two previously unknown shipwrecks nearly 300 feet below the surface of Lake Huron. Approximately 15 miles northeast of Presque Isle, these discoveries were made during an exploratory research project funded…
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Rolling in the Deep: 6 Famous Shipwrecks You Can Actually Visit

Rolling in the Deep: 6 Famous Shipwrecks You Can Actually Visit | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Submerge yourself in rich world history with a visit to one of these six famous shipwrecks. Divers are welcome at most, but some can be found on foot.
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31 Scuba Divers Share The Creepiest Thing That Happened To Them While Underwater.

31 Scuba Divers Share The Creepiest Thing That Happened To Them While Underwater. | DiverSync | Scoop.it
'You're gonna need a bigger boat.'
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Of shipwrecks and sovereignty

Of shipwrecks and sovereignty | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Something dramatic is emerging from the Arctic ice and it is not just John Franklin's recently discovered ships Erebus and Terror. The discovery of Franklin's ships, lost searching for the Northwest Passage in 1845, has been overshadowed by dramatic revelations of archaeologica
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British treasure hunters discover chest in a sunken ship that could contain up to $130 million of Nazi gold

British treasure hunters discover chest in a sunken ship that could contain up to $130 million of Nazi gold | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Following the Allied landings in Normandy in 1944, the defeat of Nazi Germany loomed. With Soviet forces closing in from the east and Western Allies crossi
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Teaching Your Kids to Dive: PADI Junior Rescue Diver

Teaching Your Kids to Dive: PADI Junior Rescue Diver | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In the sixth of our series on dive programs for children, we’ll cover everything you need to know about the PADI Junior Rescue Diver Course. 
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WWII History is Alive in the Solomon Islands

WWII History is Alive in the Solomon Islands | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Solomon Islands is a famed dive destination, partially for the World War II wrecks in its waters. But there's plenty of history to see topside as well.
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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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