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James Bond's Lotus Esprit submarine car sells for $968,000

James Bond's Lotus Esprit submarine car sells for $968,000 | DiverSync | Scoop.it
This unique prop spent years in a Long Island storage locker but can still drive under the waves. Read this article by Tim Hornyak on CNET.

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DIVE TRIP: White Star Quarry in September (Day & Night Dive)

Saturday, Sep 21, 2013, 7:00 PM

White Star Quarry Dive
901 South Main Street

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Lets do some Day and Night dives in September at the White Star Quarry. 2 Days of Diving in the Quarry. The production crew of Talking Scuba will be shooting UW video and topside to use for future episodes of Talking Scuba. Join us under the water and topside as we explore this dive location in Ohio. We will be arriving sometime in the morning(9am)...

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Exhibition to bring Roman empire to Bristol Museum and Art Gallery

Exhibition to bring Roman empire to Bristol Museum and Art Gallery | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Treasures from the British Museum and Bristol's own collection will 'allow visitors to get close to Roman ancestors' Upstairs at the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery what look like rough clumps of rubble have been laid out on the floor in a rough...
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Texas family discovers crashed WWII plane on Gulf dive trip - Houston Chronicle

Texas family discovers crashed WWII plane on Gulf dive trip - Houston Chronicle | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Texas family discovers crashed WWII plane on Gulf dive trip
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When Plano resident Kerry Kirpach took the plunge off the coast off Florida for a scuba dive this summer with her husband and mom, she hoped to find some fossils and coral.
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Treasure-hunting Sanford family strikes gold

Treasure-hunting Sanford family strikes gold | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Most treasure hunters go a lifetime and never take home a single piece of silver. But one Sanford family is now among the divers who struck gold — and a lot of it.
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Antarctic likely to preserve shipwrecks

Antarctic likely to preserve shipwrecks | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Ernest Shackleton′s famous ship, the Endurance, which he had to abandon in 1915 on his ill-fated Antarctic expedition, is probably still in very good condition on the ocean floor.
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Gov. Rick Snyder completes 'Pure Michigan' scuba dive, explores Lake Huron ... - MLive.com

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Gov. Rick Snyder completes 'Pure Michigan' scuba dive, explores Lake Huron ...
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"It's just a fabulous asset for the State of Michigan," Snyder told reporters shortly before he dove in around 11:15 a.m.
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150 Years Later, NJ Shipwreck Identified - NBC 10 Philadelphia

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150 Years Later, NJ Shipwreck Identified
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"It's estimated there are 3 million shipwrecks in the waters of the world," said James Delgado, director of maritime heritage for NOAA's office of national marine sanctuaries.
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Scuba diver takes the plunge into Port Jefferson Harbor - Port Times Record

Scuba diver takes the plunge into Port Jefferson Harbor Port Times Record Both locals and tourists enjoy the scenery at the Port Jefferson Harbor, but Denis Habza, a certified scuba diver, wanted to give others the opportunity to catch a glimpse...
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Jill and I have a bunch of dives there
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Sloop may become dive attraction

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TRAVERSE CITY — A dilapidated replica of a centuries-old British sailing ship could be sitting on the bottom of Grand Traverse Bay next year should no

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This is a great use! I think of this evertime I pass an old sailing ship.

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Man killed in Grand River scuba diving accident remembered as 'answer guy,' preservationist

Robert Shoemaker, 29, died Saturday in a Grand River scuba diving accident
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20 Amazing Underwater Sculptures

20 Amazing Underwater Sculptures | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Here are 20 underwater sculptures that will have you in awe. Did you know about underwater art?! (Checkout these amazing underwater sculptures, how did he make them?!

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Canton man discovers shipwreck in Lake Huron

Canton man discovers shipwreck in Lake Huron | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A figure slowly emerged from the cold, deep-blue silence of Lake Huron. Divers first spotted the engine. Then, the outline of the decking.
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Joshua Chamberlain's Medal of Honor surfaces at church sale

Joshua Chamberlain's  Medal of Honor surfaces at church sale | DiverSync | Scoop.it
BRUNSWICK — One of the most prestigious medals earned by one of Maine’s most decorated sons was discovered at a church sale and turned over to a Brunswick-based organization for safe keeping, the group announced Monday.
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Porter Co. shipwreck site poised to be state's first underwater preserve - nwitimes.com

Porter Co. shipwreck site poised to be state's first underwater preserve - nwitimes.com | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Porter Co. shipwreck site poised to be state's first underwater preserve
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The wreck was discovered in 1979 by an early explorer of Lake Michigan shipwrecks, Molnar said.
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Underwater Hiking In This Austrian Lake Looks Like The Coolest Scuba Diving ... - Huffington Post

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Underwater Hiking In This Austrian Lake Looks Like The Coolest Scuba Diving ...
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This amazing mountain lake lies in Tragoess, Austria.
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A dirty job in Mexico City: sewer diver | The R...

A dirty job in Mexico City: sewer diver | The R... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Deep below the streets of Mexico City, Julio Cesar Cu is hard at work swimming in dark sewer waters in a diving helmet and dry suit, surrounded by rats, feces and condoms. It's a dirty job, but someone's got to do it.
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High-Tech Research Sheds New Light on Ancient Shipwrecks - WCAI

High-Tech Research Sheds New Light on Ancient Shipwrecks - WCAI | DiverSync | Scoop.it
High-Tech Research Sheds New Light on Ancient Shipwrecks WCAI A century ago, shipwreck exploration was more about treasure hunting than science. Not so today.
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New Jersey Shipwreck Identified As Steamer That Sank In 1860 - Huffington Post

New Jersey Shipwreck Identified As Steamer That Sank In 1860 - Huffington Post | DiverSync | Scoop.it
New Jersey Shipwreck Identified As Steamer That Sank In 1860 Huffington Post "It's estimated there are 3 million shipwrecks in the waters of the world," said James Delgado, director of maritime heritage for NOAA's office of national marine...
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Sunken Treasures: The World's Most Valuable Shipwreck Discoveries - The Weather Channel

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Sunken Treasures: The World's Most Valuable Shipwreck Discoveries The Weather Channel "Until the mid-20th century the only way to transport wealth was on the water," said Mark Gordon, president of Odyssey Marine Exploration, a publicly traded...
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"Always analyse your gas" - Statement from the NACD

"Always analyse your gas" - Statement from the NACD | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Following a recent fatality at Ginnie Springs, the National Association for Cave Diving has issued the following statement. NACD Gas Analysis Advisory The recent death of a cave diver highlights th...
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"Its filled with Air,  its pure oxygen, its fine..."  I have heard this so many times its scary... Make sure you are SURE of what you are breathing.

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Off the North Carolina coast, pirate treasure of a different sort

Off the North Carolina coast, pirate treasure of a different sort | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Sunken treasure lies a mere 25 feet beneath the waves off North Carolina, where archaeologists are probing the wreck of the Queen Anne’s Revenge -- the flagship in the dread pirate Blackbeard’s flotilla.
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Teachers on Dive for Megalodon Teeth Also Find WWII Plane Wreck - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Teachers on Dive for Megalodon Teeth Also Find WWII Plane Wreck - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth | DiverSync | Scoop.it
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Teachers on Dive for Megalodon Teeth Also Find WWII Plane Wreck
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Wes and Kerry Kirpach, who are both teachers, regularly travel to Venice, Fla., to scuba dive and search for teeth from extinct sharks.
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Photographer Lia Barrett's Surreal Underwater Photos Feature Freedivers ... - Huffington Post

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Photographer Lia Barrett's Surreal Underwater Photos Feature Freedivers ...

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Local treasure hunters always up for the search - Local - Northwest Florida Daily News

Local treasure hunters always up for the search - Local - Northwest Florida Daily News | DiverSync | Scoop.it
As Gill Guerre steps onto a neatly mowed vacant lot, his metal detector starts to whine. The pitch rises and falls as he sweeps the wand back and forth.
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