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Hurlburt Field Airmen use diving skills to clean underwater eco-system - WEAR

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China Makes Headway in Developing Supersonic Submarine: Underwater ... - International Business Times AU

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Boy finds 10,000-year-old arrowhead on beach

Boy finds 10,000-year-old arrowhead on beach | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Rare Paleoindian arrow point hits against child's leg while wading at Long Beach Island.
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He found it and gets to keep it. 

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FWC arrests man in lobster diving bust - Local 10

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FWC arrests man in lobster diving bust
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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.
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Divers explore national parks' underwater treasures - Fox News

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Divers explore national parks' underwater treasures
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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.
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Illinois' Pearl Lake is an excellent scuba spot - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Illinois' Pearl Lake is an excellent scuba spot - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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.
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Navy divers confirm sunken wreck is World War II cruiser Houston

Navy divers confirm sunken wreck is World War II cruiser Houston | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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.
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Parts of the wreck have been scrapped. 

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True facts about anglerfish

True facts about anglerfish | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
GrrlScientist: To the female anglerfish, the human male is a very loud, annoying and unnecessarily complicated pair of gonads.
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Codfish numbers at key fishery hits all-time low

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The level of codfish spawning in one of the most critical fisheries in the Northeast U.S. is at an all-time low, putting mor...
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Underwater vegetation - Daily News & Analysis

Underwater vegetation - Daily News & Analysis | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Underwater vegetation
Daily News & Analysis
I was always fascinated by the ocean. Not just the fish, shellfish or the beach but sea vegetables and different forms of sea weed.
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The Radisson Blu Hotel’s 82-Foot Aquadom Aquarium Brings Sea-Life and Scuba Diving to Berlin

The Radisson Blu Hotel’s 82-Foot Aquadom Aquarium Brings Sea-Life and Scuba Diving to Berlin | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Guests can go diving in Berlin's Radisson Blu Hotel's towering 82-Foot Aquadom aquarium. (Behold the world's largest cylindrical aquarium!
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Siamese fins! Body of two-headed DOLPHIN washes up on Turkish beach

Siamese fins! Body of two-headed DOLPHIN washes up on Turkish beach | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The conjoined corpse was seen floating onto the shore in Izmir on Turkey's west coast on Monday by sports teacher Tugrul Metin.
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The dark side of dolphins: Mammal 'aggressively' tried to push swimmer ... - Daily Mail

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The dark side of dolphins: Mammal 'aggressively' tried to push swimmer ...
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Smiling assassin? A bottlenose dolphin is said to have deliberately pushed a man under water who was swimming in the sea in County Cork, Ireland.
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5 Steps to Shooting Great Underwater Photography - Men's Journal

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5 Steps to Shooting Great Underwater Photography
Men's Journal
Sure, you can take your waterproof Fujifilm FinePix XP70 into the waves with you this summer at the beach — but can you snap a decent photo once you're there?
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Experts discover methane leaking from 500 underwater vents off East Coast - Tech Times

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Experts discover methane leaking from 500 underwater vents off East Coast
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Experts discover methane leaking from 500 underwater vents off East Coast. By Dianne Depra, Tech Times | August 25, 7:05 AM.
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Longtime Sea Urchin Diving Partners Lead the Way in Sea Kelp Restoration ... - National Geographic

Longtime Sea Urchin Diving Partners Lead the Way in Sea Kelp Restoration ... - National Geographic | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Using their science backgrounds to help the sea and doing something they both love.  Best of both worlds.

 

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Underwater Maids: Mussels and Clams Could Mop Up Waterways - Yahoo News

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Underwater Maids: Mussels and Clams Could Mop Up Waterways
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Observing these shellfish soaking up harmful chemicals got the Stanford researchers thinking about how they might put the cleansing clamsand mussels to good use.
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Wonder what could go wrong with this plan. 

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Why Does The Sea Smell Like The Sea?

Why Does The Sea Smell Like The Sea? | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A microbiologist explores the distinctive odors of a day at the beach.
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1-in-2M find: 14-year-old, dad nab blue lobster

1-in-2M find: 14-year-old, dad nab blue lobster | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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,
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Traces Of A 9,000-Year-Old Lost Unknown Civilization Discovered In Lake Huron, Michigan - MessageToEagle.com

Traces Of A 9,000-Year-Old Lost Unknown Civilization Discovered In Lake Huron, Michigan - MessageToEagle.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
ancient astronauts, ancient mysteries, exploration of secret ancient worlds and forbidden knowledge,
Traces Of A 9,000-Year-Old Lost Unknown Civilization Discovered In Lake Huron, Michigan
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Richard from the Mud Club pointed us to this article. 

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Study reveals Antarctic minke whales feeding 'frenzy'

Study reveals Antarctic minke whales feeding 'frenzy' | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Antarctic minke whales engage in an underwater feeding frenzy, filling their huge mouths up to 100 times an hour as they gorge on prawn-like krill ...
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Museum began out of a love for diving and one another - Florida Keys Keynoter

Museum began out of a love for diving and one another - Florida Keys Keynoter | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Florida Keys Keynoter Museum began out of a love for diving and one another Florida Keys Keynoter Sally, a member of the Women Divers Hall of Fame (see http://www.wdhof.org/index2.shtml) and a founding member of the Historical Diving Society, has...
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Finding PTSD relief through scuba diving - St. George Daily Spectrum

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Finding PTSD relief through scuba diving
St. George Daily Spectrum
HURRICANE – For many, scuba diving is a sport, allowing them a time of relaxation and peace of mind.
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Google Invests In $300 Million Underwater Internet Cable System To Japan - Forbes

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Google Invests In $300 Million Underwater Internet Cable System To Japan
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Google Google has announced that it has joined five other companies to build a trans-Pacific cable system that connects the west coast of the U.S.
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Tips for Scuba Diving in Cenotes - Go Backpacking

Tips for Scuba Diving in Cenotes - Go Backpacking | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Since cenotes are deep sinkhole caverns in the earth typically filled with teal hued water and framed by rocks and swinging vines, this will no doubt be memorable, but here's a little secret: scuba diving is the best way to see a ...
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Physicists create water tractor beam

Physicists create water tractor beam | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Physicists at The Australian National University (ANU) have created a tractor beam on water, providing a radical new technique that could confine oil spills, manipulate floating objects or explain rips at the beach.
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