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#Scuba Divers encounter Great White Shark off the coast of Florida

#Scuba Divers encounter Great White Shark off the coast of Florida | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
The rash of great white shark encounters in the Pacific Ocean, including western Australia's fifth shark fatality in 10 months over the weekend, now has reached the Atlantic Ocean off the Treasure Coast.
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Offshore Wind Developers Locate Lost German U-Boat

Offshore Wind Developers Locate Lost German U-Boat | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Windfarm developers ScottishPower Renewables (SPR) and Vattenfall, working with survey contractor Fugro, have announced the confirmation of a
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Not every fish has an attractive name! Say hello to the assfish. #scuba #oceans

Not every fish has an attractive name! Say hello to the assfish. #scuba #oceans | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
The Royal B.C. Museum in Victoria has put on display a fish with a large head, small brain and unflattering name: a bony-eared assfish.
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'Ghost fleet' graveyard reborn as nature sanctuary

'Ghost fleet' graveyard reborn as nature sanctuary | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
They were ships built for WWI but wound up unused, abandoned and finally scuttled. Almost a century on, the "ghost fleet" of Mallows Bay are enjoying a rebirth.
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"185 archeologically-documented shipwrecks in a 14-square-mile area"

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Peru enacts law to protect manta ray population | #oceans #scuba

Peru enacts law to protect manta ray population | #oceans #scuba | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Peru has enacted a law prohibiting fishing and extraction of manta rays in its coastal waters.
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Archaeologists Uncover Wreckage of 33 Ships Lost for 144 Years

Archaeologists Uncover Wreckage of 33 Ships Lost for 144 Years | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
The shipwreck's site is in "one of the planet's most unexplored ocean regions," according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) archaeologists.
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Calypso set to sail again! #scuba #cousteau

Calypso set to sail again! #scuba #cousteau | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
As 2016 begins, Calypso will be getting a whole new life, 20 years after its accident in Singapore! After having explored the possibility of a future for Captain Cousteau’s iconic ship in Monaco, a…
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An #Ocean on Saturn's Moon - Ice diving, anybody? #scuba #oceans

An #Ocean on Saturn's Moon - Ice diving, anybody? #scuba #oceans | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Flying just 30 miles above a massive plume of water erupting from Saturn’s moon Enceladus, the Cassini probe will gather the best samples ever from an ocean beyond Earth.
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Scientists say Greenland just opened up a major new ‘floodgate’ of ice into the ocean - Washington Post | #oceans #ocean

Scientists say Greenland just opened up a major new ‘floodgate’ of ice into the ocean - Washington Post | #oceans #ocean | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Researchers document a quickening retreat of Zachariæ Isstrøm glacier, which contains a foot and a half of potential sea level rise.
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Navy ship to become Baja’s first artificial reef | #scuba #scubadiving

Navy ship to become Baja’s first artificial reef | #scuba #scubadiving | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Diving group plans to sink former Mexican naval vessel off the coast of Rosarito Beach.
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Video: ​Lionfish: From malicious to delicious | #oceans #scuba

Video: ​Lionfish: From malicious to delicious | #oceans #scuba | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
It's an invasive species spreading across the oceans, but some chefs have found a new way to tackle the venomous lionfish: putting it on the menu
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BBC Travel: Blue holes of the Bahamas | #scuba #oceans

BBC Travel: Blue holes of the Bahamas | #scuba #oceans | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Underwater Caribbean caves are time capsules of thousands of years of history, and a journey into the depths reveals grand mineral formations and signs of prehistoric life.
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NOOA: New species found off Hawaiian Islands, the journalist says - but the article says "we're not sure yet whether it's a new species". Uh?

The crew of the NOAA ship Hiialakai returned to their port in Pearl Harbor after possibly finding new species while exploring the Northwestern Hawaiian waters. 
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#Scuba divers explore massive sinkhole at Australian beach

#Scuba divers explore massive sinkhole at Australian beach | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Scuba divers have explored inside the massive coastal sinkhole in Australia, releasing images which show the destruction beneath the water.
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Next dive trip: Mars. Who's in? - NASA Confirms Evidence That Liquid Water Flows on Today’s Mars | #scuba

Next dive trip: Mars. Who's in? - NASA Confirms Evidence That Liquid Water Flows on Today’s Mars | #scuba | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
New findings from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) provide the strongest evidence yet that liquid water flows intermittently on present-day Mars.
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The Lionfish Slayer Entrepreneur who Created the Zoo Keeper | #scuba #florida #lionfish

The Lionfish Slayer Entrepreneur who Created the Zoo Keeper | #scuba #florida #lionfish | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Sarasota entrepreneur Allie ElHage created the ZooKeeper as a better way for spear fishermen to contain venomous lionfish.
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Divers Direct is Hosting More Adventure Trips! #scuba

Divers Direct is Hosting More Adventure Trips! #scuba | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
September 3, 2015: Divers Direct team members and guests have just returned from a scuba diving and snorkeling adventure in Belize, where life-long memories and new friends were made in just one week of the adventure vacation. The multi-sport trip was such a success, Divers Direct is already working to announce plans for next year’s adventure.  More information can be found on their website about future trips .   , , , , Divers Direct and Guests Visit Belize , , , , Travelers from all over Florid...
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FWC approves barracuda conservation measures for South Florida

FWC approves barracuda conservation measures for South Florida | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) at its Sept. 3 meeting in Fort Lauderdale approved new recreational and commercial bag limits for barracuda for waters off south Florida.


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Teacher Under the Sea 2015 - YouTube

November 2015: FIU scientists will board the underwater ocean laboratory Aquarius in the Florida Keys to conduct the first experiment to date to quantify how sharks affect the behavior of coral reef fishes. In conjunction with this mission, Florida International University is launching the "Teacher Under the Sea" initiative, soliciting applications from teachers everywhere to become mission outreach specialists.

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Is There Anything Cuter Than A Seal Getting A Belly Rub? Don't try this at home? #scuba

Is There Anything Cuter Than A Seal Getting A Belly Rub? Don't try this at home? #scuba | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Sometimes there's nothing like a gray seal to brighten a gray day. A 2014 video of a diver giving a belly rub to an appreciative seal is seeing regained popularity thanks to a writeup this weekend in The
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Get Ready to Jump in Estonia’s Rummu Underwater Prison | Wanna #scuba dive in jail?

Get Ready to Jump in Estonia’s Rummu Underwater Prison | Wanna #scuba dive in jail? | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
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Full Steam Ahead: Piecing together clues about the Andrea Doria's demise | #WreckDiving #ScubaDiving

Full Steam Ahead: Piecing together clues about the Andrea Doria's demise | #WreckDiving #ScubaDiving | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Recently, another scuba diver was lost attempting to explore the wreckage of the Andrea Doria, a passenger ship considered one of the safest ships ever
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A Caribbean success story for sharks | #ocean #scuba #shark

A Caribbean success story for sharks | #ocean #scuba #shark | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Last February, I had the opportunity to address a group of Caribbean leaders at a Pew Charitable Trusts event in the Bahamas to discuss the importance of creating safe havens and protections for sharks. At that meeting the Dutch delegate said he'd do everything he could to get his government on boar...
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The 15 most amazing landscapes and rock formations: The Blue Hole in Belize | #scubadiving

The 15 most amazing landscapes and rock formations: The Blue Hole in Belize | #scubadiving | Scuba Diving | Scoop.it
Shaped and sculpted over millions of years, these stunning landscapes and rock formations hold invaluable clues to Earth's past and future
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