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Wonders beneath the water beckon divers to play deep - Port Huron Times Herald

Wonders beneath the water beckon divers to play deep - Port Huron Times Herald | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Wonders beneath the water beckon divers to play deep Port Huron Times Herald “We have some of the best preserved underwater shipwrecks around,” Wayne Brusate, a local diver and chief of the St. Clair County Sheriff Dive Team, said.”
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How Brian Skerry tells epic ocean stories, one photo at a time - Mother Nature Network

How Brian Skerry tells epic ocean stories, one photo at a time - Mother Nature Network | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Mother Nature Network How Brian Skerry tells epic ocean stories, one photo at a time Mother Nature Network Brian Skerry: I began diving when I was about 15 years old and a year or two later I attended a diving show called the Boston Sea Rovers.”
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Meet the sand-pooping, reef-saving, hermaphroditic parrotfish - The Week Magazine

Meet the sand-pooping, reef-saving, hermaphroditic parrotfish - The Week Magazine | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“The Week Magazine Meet the sand-pooping, reef-saving, hermaphroditic parrotfish The Week Magazine "It's all about real estate on the reef," says White.”
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Video captures rare sharks along La Jolla coast - fox5sandiego.com

Video captures rare sharks along La Jolla coast - fox5sandiego.com | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Video captures rare sharks along La Jolla coast fox5sandiego.com LA JOLLA, Calif. – Scuba divers exploring the ocean along the La Jolla coast said they're spotting rare sharks known as sevengill sharks.”
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Underwater photographer Dr Alex Mustard talks about his award-winning work - Daily Echo

Underwater photographer Dr Alex Mustard talks about his award-winning work - Daily Echo | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Daily Echo Underwater photographer Dr Alex Mustard talks about his award-winning work Daily Echo Today, the fact it is nearly impossible to catch Alex when he's on dry land is testament to the fact he is one of the world's most renowned underwater...”
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Britain urged to sign up to shipwreck treaty to protect underwater heritage - The Guardian

Britain urged to sign up to shipwreck treaty to protect underwater heritage - The Guardian | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Britain urged to sign up to shipwreck treaty to protect underwater heritage The Guardian The report condemns Britain's position on commercial exploitation of shipwrecks as "ambiguous, attracting financial speculation".”
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The Life Aquatic with Howard Hall - New Yorker (blog)

The Life Aquatic with Howard Hall - New Yorker (blog) | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“New Yorker (blog) The Life Aquatic with Howard Hall New Yorker (blog) Hall got into underwater photography while getting a degree in zoology at San Diego State University.”
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Stanford professor looks underwater for history of the Roman Empire

Stanford professor looks underwater for history of the Roman Empire | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Using archeological evidence from shipwrecks and harbors, classics scholar Justin Leidwanger uncovers the story of economic networks during a millennium of classical antiquity.”
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Scuba diver demonstrates what to do when a shark won't stop coming at you - USA TODAY

Scuba diver demonstrates what to do when a shark won't stop coming at you - USA TODAY | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Scuba diver demonstrates what to do when a shark won't stop coming at you USA TODAY EMAIL.”
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Volunteers try to solve mystery of 1950 plane crash in Lake Michigan - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Volunteers try to solve mystery of 1950 plane crash in Lake Michigan - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Volunteers try to solve mystery of 1950 plane crash in Lake Michigan Milwaukee Journal Sentinel When van Heest, a scuba diver and director of the Michigan Shipwreck Research Association, and others decided to search for Flight 2501, she figured it...”
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Shipwreck Diver “Exploring” Underwater Archeological Studies off the Jersey ... - Atlantic Highlands Herald

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Shipwrecks: Sulfur haunts the ghost wreck

Shipwrecks: Sulfur haunts the ghost wreck | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Sulfur and iron accumulation has once again been found in wood samples from old shipwrecks in the Baltic Sea. This time the samples are from the merchant vessel Ghost wreck and the warships Sword and the Crown.”
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Greek Scientists Study Shipwrecks and Ancient Settlements - Greek Reporter

Greek Scientists Study Shipwrecks and Ancient Settlements - Greek Reporter | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Greek Reporter Greek Scientists Study Shipwrecks and Ancient Settlements Greek Reporter The Greek scientists, members of the company Planetek Hellas, intend to examine the application of modern earth observation technologies to the tracking of...”
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Central Michigan University students preserve Great Lakes shipwrecks at ... - The Morning Sun

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Scuba diving off Spain's Costa Brava - Washington Post

Scuba diving off Spain's Costa Brava - Washington Post | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Washington Post Scuba diving off Spain's Costa Brava Washington Post Along with 30 or so other scuba divers, I was taking part in an excursion to the waters around this archipelago and, in spite of the annoyance of my wet suit, I could barely...”
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Under the ice, 'it's just you and your bubbles' - Great Lakes Echo

Under the ice, 'it's just you and your bubbles' - Great Lakes Echo | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Under the ice, 'it's just you and your bubbles' Great Lakes Echo Prouty describes his experiences diving fresh water shipwrecks and says that, “When you dive shipwrecks, that's history that you can't see anywhere else because they're perfectly...”
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Ponte Vedra shipwreck identified: Deliverance never made it to Jacksonville - Florida Times-Union

Ponte Vedra shipwreck identified: Deliverance never made it to Jacksonville - Florida Times-Union | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Florida Times-Union Ponte Vedra shipwreck identified: Deliverance never made it to Jacksonville Florida Times-Union Starting with a local history book and archives in Jacksonville Beach, then a list of 10 area shipwrecks and ultimately the Internet...”
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An endangered piece of history beneath Lake Michigan's surface

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“An endangered piece of history beneath Lake Michigan's surface: the Silver Spray shipwreck (@ChooseChicago well, not quite a hundred years...”
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Travel: 10 best dive sites in North America - Washington Business Journal (blog)

Travel: 10 best dive sites in North America - Washington Business Journal (blog) | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Travel: 10 best dive sites in North America Washington Business Journal (blog) For many, a trip to the beach just isn't complete without the possibility of a deep sea dive.”
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Rochester Optical offers eyewear for scuba divers - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Optical offers eyewear for scuba divers - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Rochester Optical offers eyewear for scuba divers Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Rochester Optical announced Tuesday that it has reached a distribution agreement with Dive Force USA to promote the sale of its scuba-friendly glasses nationwide in...”
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Sunken Treasures: 10 Shipwrecks Worth Taking the Dive For

Sunken Treasures: 10 Shipwrecks Worth Taking the Dive For | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“These 10 mesmerizing wrecks give you a new perspective on once-mighty ships beneath the silent majesty of the sea.”
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Diving in Perfect Palau

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“Understandably, nearly all divers are most energized by the big shark dives and vertical walls of Palau's barrier reef, but I also love investigating the secrets offered by the lagoon.”
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Japanese Man Learns to Dive to Find Wife Missing in Tsunami - International Business Times UK

Japanese Man Learns to Dive to Find Wife Missing in Tsunami - International Business Times UK | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“International Business Times UK Japanese Man Learns to Dive to Find Wife Missing in Tsunami International Business Times UK A Japanese man has taken up scuba diving in an effort to find the body of his wife, who went missing in the Japanese tsunami...”
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Surprising parallels between SCUBA diving and effective IT leadership - TechRepublic

Surprising parallels between SCUBA diving and effective IT leadership - TechRepublic | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Surprising parallels between SCUBA diving and effective IT leadership TechRepublic I recently returned from a SCUBA diving trip to the Cayman Islands.”
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Photos of Underwater Artificial Coral Reefs Fuse Conservationist ...

Photos of Underwater Artificial Coral Reefs Fuse Conservationist ... | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Taylor blends his talents and advocacies, fusing conservationist work, underwater photography and scuba diving all together to create unique submerged sculptures that invite the habitation and growth of corals and marine ...”
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