Shown here is the adhesion between the silica tip of an atomic force microscope and adhesive fibers made by fusing mussel foot proteins and curli amyloid fibers.(Photo : Pixabay) Taking inspiration from nature, scientists at MIT have engineered a...
Trained in scuba diving actress Anindita Nayar says you mustn’t fear the ocean Anindita Nayar The fear of scuba diving is often a byproduct of numerous myths floated around by amateurs. But here are a few reasons why you need not fear taking up this sport: You have to be in perfect shape to be a scuba diver:
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One of the topics we will discuss during tonight's podcast.
You Can't Buy These Underwater Iron Man Thrusters Without Gov't Approval Gizmodo If you combined the SkyMall catalog with the Christmas list of some spoiled rich kid you'd end up with Hammacher Schlemmer: an impossible menagerie of everything from...
Tech Times Experts discover methane leaking from 500 underwater vents off East Coast Tech Times Experts discover methane leaking from 500 underwater vents off East Coast. By Dianne Depra, Tech Times | August 25, 7:05 AM.
Underwater Maids: Mussels and Clams Could Mop Up Waterways Yahoo News Observing these shellfish soaking up harmful chemicals got the Stanford researchers thinking about how they might put the cleansing clamsand mussels to good use.
SCARBOROUGH, Maine — A rare sight made landfall in a lobsterman's trap Saturday. Jay LaPlante with the Miss Meghan Lobster Catch company caught a blue lobster around 10:45 a.m. ET Saturday off Pine Point here,
Diver Denied Treatment For Decompression Sickness WJHG-TV BAY COUNTY-- A local woman, who suffered an illness common to scuba diving, is hoping the local medical community will reconsider it's current practices.
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Shamefull! Not enough profit to treat scuba divers.
Feds: Underwater 'Christmas trees' key to saving rare coral WLRN Federal scientists believe that a spindly structure resembling an underwater Charlie Brown tree could play a huge role in saving rare coral damaged by the PortMiami deep-dredge project.
The Y-40 pool at the Hotel Terme Millepini in Padova, Italy, has appeared in several online videos since it opened this summer as scuba divers have come from around the world to dive 138 feet deep into the warm water.
VICE News All About the Pacific Ocean's Newest SUB: Supersonic Underwater Bullshit VICE News China's Harbin Institute of Technology's Complex Flow and Heat Transfer Laboratory has made a breakthrough in supercavitation technology that could lead to...
Coast Guard deploys Autonomous Underwater Vehicle for Arctic science mission DVIDS A Gavia Scientific Autonomous Underwater Vehicle dries on the deck of the Coast Guard Cutter Healy after recovery from a simulated oil in ice exercise in the Arctic...
Local 10 FWC arrests man in lobster diving bust Local 10 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission arrested a man from Miami Gardens who it said was illegally diving for lobsters near the South Pine Channel bridge in the Keys.
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.
Illinois' Pearl Lake is an excellent scuba spot Milwaukee Journal Sentinel It's also a hot spot for the scuba set, with scores of student divers using the lake on a typical weekend for check-out and certification courses, as well as fun dives.
U.S. Navy divers confirmed Monday that a wrecked vessel in southeast Asia is the World War II heavy cruiser Houston, a ship sunk by the Japanese that serves as the final resting place for about 700 sailors and Marines.