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The world's best shipwrecks to explore

The world's best shipwrecks to explore | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“From the cold waters of Scotland to the Great Barrier Reef lie the wrecks of once mighty warships.”
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Life-saving dive medicine offered at Cleveland Clinic Florida - Palm Beach Post

Life-saving dive medicine offered at Cleveland Clinic Florida - Palm Beach Post | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Life-saving dive medicine offered at Cleveland Clinic Florida Palm Beach Post Recreational scuba diving has become a popular sport in the United States, with almost 9 million certified.”
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5 steps to underwater photos (that don't suck!) - imaging resource

5 steps to underwater photos (that don't suck!) - imaging resource | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“5 steps to underwater photos (that don't suck!) imaging resource With the summer upon us, we'll be running a series of underwater photography tutorials, starting off with five quick tips from writer Cullen Welch.”
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The Sunken Wartime Tanks & Car Wrecks of Truk Lagoon, Micronesia | Urban Ghosts |

The Sunken Wartime Tanks & Car Wrecks of Truk Lagoon, Micronesia | Urban Ghosts | | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“The sunken Japanese fleet beneath Truk Lagoon is one of the world's most amazing collections of shipwrecks, and includes planes, sunken tanks, trains and cars (The Sunken Wartime Tanks & Cars of Truk Lagoon http://t.co/ba3WQmsSgV...”;
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Divers stage emergency excavation of historic Thames shipwreck - The Guardian

Divers stage emergency excavation of historic Thames shipwreck - The Guardian | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Divers stage emergency excavation of historic Thames shipwreck The Guardian Archaeologists will embark on an emergency excavation of one of Britain's most important shipwrecks on Sunday after discovering it is deteriorating at alarming...”
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In Dierkes Scuba Park, Council Sees Tourism Boost - Twin Falls Times-News

In Dierkes Scuba Park, Council Sees Tourism Boost - Twin Falls Times-News | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“In Dierkes Scuba Park, Council Sees Tourism Boost Twin Falls Times-News Soon that bass may be sharing its home with an increasing number of other creatures wanting to gaze upon the sunken porcelain throne and a newer, fancier attraction nearby — an...”
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SEE IT: Diver takes on shark with spear gun off Florida coast - New York Daily News

SEE IT: Diver takes on shark with spear gun off Florida coast - New York Daily News | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“New York Daily News SEE IT: Diver takes on shark with spear gun off Florida coast New York Daily News A scuba diver is lucky to be alive after he came face to face with a deadly great white shark.”
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Artist Creates Incredible Coral Reef Sculptures Out of Common ...

Artist Creates Incredible Coral Reef Sculptures Out of Common ... | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Transforming everyday objects into something curious and unexpected, Los Angeles-based artist Lynn Aldrich uses sponges, scurbbers, scouring pads, mop heads and brushes to create coral reef sculptures inspired by the ...”
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5 Excellent Shipwrecks Where You Can Snorkel, Not Just Dive : Shermans Travel Blog | ShermansTravel.com

5 Excellent Shipwrecks Where You Can Snorkel, Not Just Dive : Shermans Travel Blog | ShermansTravel.com | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Snorkeling is the cheaper, equally enjoyable, and water-tastic cousin to scuba diving. And just because you can't dive as deep doesn't mean you won't have plenty to see.”
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SCUBA DIVING SILFRA, ICELAND (Epic Journey #7) - YouTube

SCUBA DIVING SILFRA, ICELAND (Epic Journey #7) - YouTube | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
Scuba Dive Silfra (continental divide) with http://www.dive.is/ Check out the full blog post here: http://www.chrisdunn.com/scuba-diving-between-north-americ...
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Diving Into Raja Ampat's Underwater Rainbow - Wall Street Journal

Diving Into Raja Ampat's Underwater Rainbow - Wall Street Journal | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Wall Street Journal Diving Into Raja Ampat's Underwater Rainbow Wall Street Journal TO GET MY advanced scuba certification, I flew about 20 hours from New York to Jakarta, then took another three island-hopping flights and a two-hour boat ride to a...”
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S. Korea Ferry Incident: Ferry disaster a grim test for civilian divers - New Straits Times

“Telegraph.co.uk S. Korea Ferry Incident: Ferry disaster a grim test for civilian divers New Straits Times Last Wednesday, Lee, 41, was preparing for another day teaching children at his private taekwondo school in Gimhae, near the southern South...”
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Diving the Shipwrecks of North Carolina

Diving the Shipwrecks of North Carolina | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“After one becomes a certified scuba diver, a new world opens up to them. Even after making hundreds of dives, new experiences await each journey under the surface. However, passionate divers soon begin to look for more.”
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Shipwrecks on Indiana's Lake Michigan Coast - Home

Shipwrecks on Indiana's Lake Michigan Coast - Home | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“The Indiana Lake Michigan Coastal Program surveys shipwrecks on Lake Michigan off the coast of Indiana. Blog from survey project and newsletters are available.”
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Largest Artificial Reef Underway Off Yucatan - Discovery News

Largest Artificial Reef Underway Off Yucatan - Discovery News | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Largest Artificial Reef Underway Off Yucatan Discovery News The largest artificial reef in the world is under construction off Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. The project, called Kan-Kanán, will comprise more than 800 hollow, concrete pyramids.”
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Video: Finnish divers find century-old German sub

Video: Finnish divers find century-old German sub | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Finnish divers have released an unprecedented video showing the well-preserved wreck of a German submarine from the First World War in the Gulf of Finland. (Finnish divers #badewanne find century-old german sub.”
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Can scuba diving be green? - Treehugger

Can scuba diving be green? - Treehugger | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Treehugger Can scuba diving be green? Treehugger You can paint a picture of people flying all over the world to get to dive sites where they throw anchors over the side from diesel fuel spewing boats into coral reefs, break off pieces of coral as...”
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Underwater creatures glow in the dark in stunning UV light photography - New York Daily News

Underwater creatures glow in the dark in stunning UV light photography - New York Daily News | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Underwater creatures glow in the dark in stunning UV light photography New York Daily News Underwater creatures glow in the dark in stunning UV light photography. It's the deep sea like you've never seen it before.”
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5 Awesome Shipwrecks Worth Traveling For

5 Awesome Shipwrecks Worth Traveling For | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Who doesn't want to explore their very own shipwreck? Now you can.... (5 Awesome #Shipwrecks Worth Traveling For http://t.co/ggba6vo3JU)”
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Scuba Attack Shines Light On Controversial Aquarium-Fish Industry - Huffington Post

Scuba Attack Shines Light On Controversial Aquarium-Fish Industry - Huffington Post | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Scuba Attack Shines Light On Controversial Aquarium-Fish Industry Huffington Post Makani Christensen, an Oahu scuba spear fisherman who said he spoke to the brothers, said activists are trying to disrupt the work of fishermen.”
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Scuba program helps injured military veterans find freedom underwater - Stars and Stripes

Scuba program helps injured military veterans find freedom underwater - Stars and Stripes | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Scuba program helps injured military veterans find freedom underwater Stars and Stripes Six men are learning to scuba dive here today as part of the Center for the Intrepid's Scuba Diving Program, launched in 2005 by Mark Heniser, a physical...”
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An Interview with Christine Shepard, Shark Photographer - Scientific American (blog)

An Interview with Christine Shepard, Shark Photographer - Scientific American (blog) | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Scientific American (blog) An Interview with Christine Shepard, Shark Photographer Scientific American (blog) So taking some extra time to double check everything is clean and in it's proper place prevents most issues from arising.”
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Canadian woman explores the inside of the largest moving object on Earth - Ottawa Citizen

Canadian woman explores the inside of the largest moving object on Earth - Ottawa Citizen | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Canadian woman explores the inside of the largest moving object on Earth Ottawa Citizen Heinerth also writes books, shoots photos and documentaries, and teaches “at the high end” of diving. • What scary places has she been in?”
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The 10 best dive sites in North America - Merced Sun-Star

The 10 best dive sites in North America - Merced Sun-Star | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“The 10 best dive sites in North America Merced Sun-Star Fun, sun, and ... scuba? For many, a trip to the beach just isn't complete without the possibility of a deep sea dive.”
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Divers collecting funds to film ancient, hidden forest discovered in Gulf - Chron.com

Divers collecting funds to film ancient, hidden forest discovered in Gulf - Chron.com | ScubaDiving | Scoop.it
“Divers collecting funds to film ancient, hidden forest discovered in Gulf Chron.com Scuba divers in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Alabama have uncovered a primeval underwater forest buried under ocean sediments.”
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