DiverSync
Follow
Find
11.4K views | +7 today
 
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
onto DiverSync
Scoop.it!

Roadtrippers - Timeline Photos | Facebook

Roadtrippers - Timeline Photos | Facebook | DiverSync | Scoop.it
May these hauntingly beautiful shipwrecks rust in peace.

Visit them while they're still around: http://goo.gl/LdNjgk (RT @Roadtrippers: May these hauntingly beautiful shipwrecks rust in peace.

Visit them while they're still around:...
more...
No comment yet.
DiverSync
More topics for scuba and underwater enthusiasts
Curated by Rich Synowiec
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Top 10 Cold-Water Diving Destinations

Top 10 Cold-Water Diving Destinations | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Rich Synowiec's insight:

Good article if you don't mind that they didnt include the Great Lakes!

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

A CIDADE NEGRA: willigula: Shipwrecks in Cornwall photographed...

A CIDADE NEGRA: willigula: Shipwrecks in Cornwall photographed... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
willigula: “ Shipwrecks in Cornwall photographed by the Gibson family, 1874-1997 ” (Photoset: willigula: Shipwrecks in Cornwall photographed by the Gibson family, 1874-1997 http://t.co/EDq61i2caz)...
Rich Synowiec's insight:

Tragic but pretty cool. 

 

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rich Synowiec from ScubaObsessed
Scoop.it!

Largest Solar Powered Boat Helps Map Underwater Village - Nature World News

Largest Solar Powered Boat Helps Map Underwater Village - Nature World News | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Nature World News
Largest Solar Powered Boat Helps Map Underwater Village
Nature World News
The world's largest solar-powered boat will be helping experts in an ambitious underwater survey of one of the oldest human settlements in Europe.

Via Darrin Jillson
more...
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Three Shipwrecks on Namibia's Skeleton Coast - Blog

Three Shipwrecks on Namibia's Skeleton Coast - Blog | DiverSync | Scoop.it
This is perhaps one of the most well known shipwrecks in Namibia if not in the world. Its fame is largely as a result of its strange location. This is because the Eduard Bohlen appears to be stranded in the middle of the desert.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Shipwrecks Can Be Lucrative - MainStreet

Shipwrecks Can Be Lucrative - MainStreet | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Shipwrecks Can Be Lucrative MainStreet NEW YORK (MainStreet) — For the past three years, Paul Riccobon has been diving at Kure Beach in North Carolina, drawn by the opportunity to dive in waters where he can explore among a host of historic...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

APNewsBreak: Shipwreck's gold inventory released

APNewsBreak: Shipwreck's gold inventory released | DiverSync | Scoop.it
CINCINNATI (AP) — Deep-sea explorers recovered millions of dollars in gold and silver and a slew of personal items that are a virtual time capsule (Inventory details treasure trove being recovered at historic shipwreck off Carolina coast
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rich Synowiec from ScubaObsessed
Scoop.it!

Hundreds of divers, snorkelers converge for ethereal underwater radio ... - Fox News

Fox News
Hundreds of divers, snorkelers converge for ethereal underwater radio ...

Via Darrin Jillson
Rich Synowiec's insight:

Wish I would have thought of this. 

 

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rich Synowiec from ScubaObsessed
Scoop.it!

The Value of Owning Your Own Scuba Equipment

The Value of Owning Your Own Scuba Equipment | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Value of Owning Your Own Scuba Equipment was last modified: August 14th, 2013 by (RT @PADI: The Value of owning your own #scuba equipment http://t.co/GFzs7tovni)...

Via Darrin Jillson
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rich Synowiec from ScubaObsessed
Scoop.it!

Explore – Amelia Earhart deep-see diving off Block Island,...

Explore – Amelia Earhart deep-see diving off Block Island,... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Amelia Earhart deep-see diving off Block Island, 07/25/1929. This photograph, part of the series Photographic File of the Paris Bureau of the New York Times, was taken a day after Earhart’s...

Via Darrin Jillson
Rich Synowiec's insight:

This is really awesome history. 

 

more...
SA Scuba Shack's curator insight, July 28, 6:03 AM

We did not know that she was a diver.  Very cool!

Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

A new, upscale Boblo Island for adventuring day-trippers

Today, Boblo Island, just a 4-minute ferry ride from Amherstburg, Ontario, is a quiet, back-to-nature getaway that is sprouting upscale houses and mansions with a great Detroit River view.
Rich Synowiec's insight:

This is part of my childhood... awesome!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Coast Survey improves access to data on thousands of wrecks and obstructions

Coast Survey improves access to data on thousands of wrecks and obstructions | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Knowing the locations of shipwrecks and other obstructions has always been important for safe navigation ‒ but mariners are not the only people who want to know about wrecks. They are also importan...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Forget the Bahamas. Michigan is one of the best places to SCUBA dive - Michigan Radio

Forget the Bahamas. Michigan is one of the best places to SCUBA dive - Michigan Radio | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Forget the Bahamas. Michigan is one of the best places to SCUBA dive Michigan Radio When it comes to great places to SCUBA dive, lots of people immediately think of the waters of the Caribbean or Mexico, with lots of amazing underwater life,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Jacques-Yves Cousteau Grandson to Break Underwater Record - Guardian Liberty Voice

Jacques-Yves Cousteau Grandson to Break Underwater Record - Guardian Liberty Voice | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Guardian Liberty Voice Jacques-Yves Cousteau Grandson to Break Underwater Record Guardian Liberty Voice Jacques-Yves Cousteau's grandson, Fabien is planning on breaking his famous conservationist and deep sea diving grandfather's underwater record...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Divers explore national parks' underwater treas...

Divers explore national parks' underwater treas... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Divers explore national parks' underwater treasures Fox News In 1989, decades after the U.S. military tested nuclear bombs at Bikini Atoll in the Pacific Ocean, the team conducted the first systematic underwater radiation analysis of the area.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rich Synowiec from ScubaObsessed
Scoop.it!

5 Steps to Shooting Great Underwater Photography - Men's Journal

5 Steps to Shooting Great Underwater Photography - Men's Journal | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Men's Journal
5 Steps to Shooting Great Underwater Photography
Men's Journal
Sure, you can take your waterproof Fujifilm FinePix XP70 into the waves with you this summer at the beach — but can you snap a decent photo once you're there?

Via Darrin Jillson
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Navy Diver Wouldn’t Leave Trapped Comrade Behind Even as Equipment Failed. Report Shows Just How Selfless Their Final Actions Were.

Navy Diver Wouldn’t Leave Trapped Comrade Behind Even as Equipment Failed. Report Shows Just How Selfless Their Final Actions Were. | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Just how far the commitment of two Navy divers went in an effort to save each other's lives was not known until now. The story of Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan Harris and Petty Officer 1st Class James Reyher goes back to February 2013 when both would end...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

What Caused These 15 Shipwrecks To Come To Their End All In ...

What Caused These 15 Shipwrecks To Come To Their End All In ... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
These are the shipwrecks of Tangalooma. But, what in the world are 15 doing in the exact same place?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Decades of underwater adventure revealed at Coral Fire & Ice show at Arts Centre - Herald Sun

Decades of underwater adventure revealed at Coral Fire & Ice show at Arts Centre - Herald Sun | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Stuff.co.nz
Decades of underwater adventure revealed at Coral Fire & Ice show at Arts Centre
Herald Sun
“We have 4 ½ — 5 hours underwater, and if you are diving deep you get even less time,” he said.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Underwater photo expeditions caputure WWII shipwrecks – CNN ...

Underwater photo expeditions caputure WWII shipwrecks – CNN ... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
CNN's Don Lemon talks with Expeditions Logistics Specialist Christine Dennison about underwater expeditions that show close up photos of World War II shipwrecks.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Behind the lens from Earth's underwater worlds - ABC Online

Behind the lens from Earth's underwater worlds - ABC Online | DiverSync | Scoop.it
ABC Online
Behind the lens from Earth's underwater worlds
ABC Online
His underwater life has offered him unparalleled access to some of the most treasured and feared creatures of the sea.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Rich Synowiec from ScubaObsessed
Scoop.it!

World's oldest bottle of mineral water uncovered

World's oldest bottle of mineral water uncovered | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Archaeologists found the 12 inch (30cm) bottle in shipwreck lying 12.2 metres (40 feet) below water in the Gdańsk Bay close to the Polish coast.

Via Darrin Jillson
more...
Darrin Jillson's curator insight, July 20, 6:34 AM

Here is one I bet Mack hasn't found yet. 

Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Gulf shipwrecks are ghostly reminders of Nazis off Texas coast - KHOU

Gulf shipwrecks are ghostly reminders of Nazis off Texas coast - KHOU | DiverSync | Scoop.it
KHOU
Gulf shipwrecks are ghostly reminders of Nazis off Texas coast
KHOU
The shipwreck remains have withstood the decades startlingly well.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Top 10 Scuba Diving Movies Ever Made

Top 10 Scuba Diving Movies Ever Made | DiverSync | Scoop.it
We've put together our Top 10 list of the best scuba diving movies ever made. Did your favorite flick make the cut?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Shipwrecks Lost to Time That Archaeologists Would Love to Get Their Hands On

Shipwrecks Lost to Time That Archaeologists Would Love to Get Their Hands On | DiverSync | Scoop.it
These wrecks carried everything from Bronze Age explorers to a lost Egyptian sarcophagus.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Rich Synowiec
Scoop.it!

Mauritius: over 400 shipwrecks lie around the sides of the island

Mauritius: over 400 shipwrecks lie around the sides of the island | DiverSync | Scoop.it
They are thus more than 400 shipwrecks which have been already recorded around the 350 kilometers of coastline, as reported in the Le Défi Quotidien newspaper. Inventory dated March 2013 of the heritage shipwrecks in ...
more...
No comment yet.