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Huge Meteor Chunk Pulled from Lake in Russia : DNews

Huge Meteor Chunk Pulled from Lake in Russia : DNews | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The half-ton meteorite is said to have been part of the ground-shaking meteor from February 2013 that hurt 1,200 people.
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OOF: The Wrecked Costa Concordia Has Emerged From The Water And She Looks Awful

OOF: The Wrecked Costa Concordia Has Emerged From The Water And She Looks Awful | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Remember when she was a gleaming white luxury liner
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A Passion For Scuba Diving Has Led To Becoming An Award-Winning Scuba ... - Niagarathisweek.com

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Many people would only imagine experiencing the bone-chilling thrill of immersing themselves in the secluded waters of Ontario's Great Lakes.
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What a quarter-century of Internet growth looks like, underwater - Washington Post (blog)

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Since 1989, the world has built 5.3 million miles' worth of underwater cabling.
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Coalition, joint diving team share experience at USS Arizona Memorial - DVIDS

Coalition, joint diving team share experience at USS Arizona Memorial - DVIDS | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Coalition, joint diving team share experience at USS Arizona Memorial DVIDS Royal Australian Navy clearance divers, Australian Clearance Diving Team Four, leave the USS Arizona Memorial after completing integration dive training as part of the Rim...
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Fabien Cousteau Uses Adventure to Reveal 'Alarming' Deep-Sea Discoveries

Fabien Cousteau Uses Adventure to Reveal 'Alarming' Deep-Sea Discoveries | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
After spending 31 consecutive days under the sea, aquanaut Fabien Cousteau is using the novelty of discovery to shed light on deeper environmental issues.
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World's oldest bottle of mineral water uncovered

World's oldest bottle of mineral water uncovered | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Archaeologists found the 12 inch (30cm) bottle in shipwreck lying 12.2 metres (40 feet) below water in the Gdańsk Bay close to the Polish coast.
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Here is one I bet Mack hasn't found yet. 

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The Plan to Store Wind Energy In Giant Underwater Air Bubbles

The Plan to Store Wind Energy In Giant Underwater Air Bubbles | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Weather is annoyingly fickle, and so is the wind. If massive offshore wind farms are going to become reality, we need better ways to store the extra energy from windy days for the windless ones.
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Using Computer Models to Help Rescue Bay's Underwater Flora

Using Computer Models to Help Rescue Bay's Underwater Flora | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater plants like sea grasses provide habitat and feeding areas for a wide range of aquatic life. They also help filter the water and put the brakes on erosion. But in Chesapeake Bay, the coverage of underwater plants, ...
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The Value of Owning Your Own Scuba Equipment

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The Value of Owning Your Own Scuba Equipment was last modified: August 14th, 2013 by (RT @PADI: The Value of owning your own #scuba equipment http://t.co/GFzs7tovni)...
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'Underwater Dreams' : Bright Futures Limited By Legal Status - NBCNews.com

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NBCNews.com 'Underwater Dreams' : Bright Futures Limited By Legal Status NBCNews.com NEW YORK, NY -- It's the stuff of movies - four undocumented Mexican-American high school students enter a NASA-sponsored robotics contest and beat MIT and other...
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Oldest scuba diver: 'I'm 90. Why should I be afraid?' - First Coast News

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On Thursday, Loats became the oldest person to ever scuba dive at the Denver Downtown Aquarium.
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Outdoors in the 239: Top 10 places to SCUBA dive in Southwest Florida - Marconews

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The Paddlewheeler wreck is an upside down 150-foot steam-powered paddle boat in 80 feet of water.
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London schoolgirl, 12, is one of world’s youngest master scuba divers - Scubaverse

London schoolgirl, 12, is one of world’s youngest master scuba divers - Scubaverse | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A schoolgirl from Hampstead in London in the UK has become one of the youngest master scuba divers in the world – aged just 12.
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Are you going to let a 12 year old girl dive more than you?

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Deadly coral diseases surge near dredging sites

Deadly coral diseases surge near dredging sites | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
In a first study of its kind, researchers have linked dredging to increased sickness in nearby coral reefs
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Underwater Drones Might Soon Map the Ocean Floor - Mashable

Underwater Drones Might Soon Map the Ocean Floor - Mashable | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater Drones Might Soon Map the Ocean Floor Mashable Over the next 70 days, he and his team employed an automatic underwater vehicle (AUV) named Artemis, also known as the Bluefin-21, to search more than 850 square kilometers throughout the...
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Hundreds of divers, snorkelers converge for ethereal underwater radio ... - Fox News

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Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The FBI’s Underwater Search and Evidence Response Team (USERT) is a highly-trained group of Special Agents who investigate underwater crime scenes at a moment’s notice.
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Motor City Scuba's curator insight, July 21, 7:02 PM

Can't get enough of your scuba diving cravings satisfied? Consider diving for the FBI as a new career.

SA Scuba Shack's curator insight, July 22, 5:54 AM

Crime investigation and scuba at the same time.  Very very cool!

 

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If Computers Could Swim, Here's What They Might See | TheBlaze ...

If Computers Could Swim, Here's What They Might See | TheBlaze ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Ever wanted to see the ocean through a computer's eyes? Now you can. Wisconsin artist Nathaniel Stern, rigged up an experimental camera of sorts: a desktop computer scanner in a waterproof case. Then he swam around ...
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Spooky underwater photos reveal Nazi submarine off the coast of Texas

Spooky underwater photos reveal Nazi submarine off the coast of Texas | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Robert S. Ballard and his team of ocean explorers have taken new crystal-clear photos of a Nazi submarine in the Gulf of Mexico, right off the Texas' shoreline: U-166 was one of the many Kriegsmarine U-boats that swam like sharks waiting for prey...
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Thunder Bay Wrecks near Alpena a Northern Michigan Diving Destination - MyNorth.com

Thunder Bay Wrecks near Alpena a Northern Michigan Diving Destination - MyNorth.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
MyNorth.com Thunder Bay Wrecks near Alpena a Northern Michigan Diving Destination MyNorth.com The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is an unlikely Northern Michigan attraction filled with ill-fated boats: Forty-five known shipwrecks, and...
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The scuba diver social network that could save your life

The scuba diver social network that could save your life | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
For divers swimming hundreds of feet beneath the ocean's surface, communication is a notorious challenge. Crews have developed an extensive language of hand signals to express their needs, but...
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Family Gets 'Seal' Of Approval From Underwater Guest While Boating Off Santa ... - CBS Local

Family Gets 'Seal' Of Approval From Underwater Guest While Boating Off Santa ... - CBS Local | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Hahn grabbed his GoPro Hero3, which can film underwater.
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Scuba diving for golf balls - KUTV 2News

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Scuba diving for golf balls. (KUTV) You've heard the expression, 'it's a dirty job, but someone's gotta do it'.
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5 things to know about Fabien Cousteau's 31-day underwater experiment - Fox News

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Scuba Tanks Ring for Peace - The Epoch Times (blog)

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(Myriam Moran copyright 2014). Cylinders must pass hydrostatic testing every five years.
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SA Scuba Shack's curator insight, July 8, 11:01 AM

What an awesome way to recycle failed tanks!