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Port Huron Museum selling artifacts from the SS Regina

Port Huron Museum selling artifacts from the SS Regina | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
More than 25 years ago, Wayne Brusate sifted through piles of matchsticks and crates of supplies to recover bottles, spoons, and coal inside a sunken package freighter at the bottom of Lake Huron.

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River Cleanup in Niles - Ecology Scuba Dive - Michigan UnderWater Divers Club

River Cleanup in Niles - Ecology Scuba Dive - Michigan UnderWater Divers Club | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
October 1, 2016 11:00am to 3:00pm Michigan Underwater Divers Club is organizing an Ecology Scuba Dive. The goal is to clean up as much trash as possible in the Saint Joseph River and on the shoreline along the Indiana Michigan River Valley Trail near Riverfront Park. We will be gathering behind the Wonderland Theater. From there we will be spread up and Read Mor
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I am looking forward to this dive. Always a great time!
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Could Massive White Cliffs Be Forming Beneath Antarctica's Ocean?

Could Massive White Cliffs Be Forming Beneath Antarctica's Ocean? | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The White Cliffs of Dover, the steep, chalky cliffs that fringe England's southeastern coastline, formed about 100 million years ago thanks to a Goldilocks set of ocean conditions, new research suggests
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GoPro launches Hero5, Karma drone

GoPro launches Hero5, Karma drone | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
GoPro Inc (GPRO) just launched the new Hero5, Karma drone and GoPro Plus service. Here's what GoPro stock holders are trying to digest. you need to know.
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Amsterdam To Test Autonomous Boats

Amsterdam To Test Autonomous Boats | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The city launched the world's first major research program on autonomous floating vessels in metropolitan areas.
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The Hangover Scuba Dive With Sharks | Huffington Post

The Hangover Scuba Dive With Sharks | Huffington Post | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
And then... It almost went wrong.

Scuba Diving can be dangerous.

The day we left the beautiful island of Malapascua to star
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Young amputee in Dubai scuba dives to send out a message

Young amputee in Dubai scuba dives to send out a message | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Iraqi Zainab Al Eqabi lost her leg at the age of seven when an unexploded bomb went off in her home
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Explore the ocean depths with this cute-looking AI robot

The OceanOne robot has AI navigation and pressure sensors that make you feel like you're diving with it
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Sharks attacks down, but peaked in 2015

Sharks attacks down, but peaked in 2015 | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
If the "Jaws" them is stuck in your head as you head to the beach for the last gasp of summer, stop worrying.Yes, 2015 set a record for shark attacks, but scientists say this year, despite predictions, shark attacks are down.
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Scuba divers can now post to Facebook from the bottom of the ocean

Scuba divers can now post to Facebook from the bottom of the ocean | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater social network Aqwary has just been connected to the internet, allowing divers to communicate with the outside world from deep below the waves.
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What the USS Independence looks like now

What the USS Independence looks like now | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The ship was part of the carrier group that took part in the Battle of Leyte Gulf, was assigned to strike duties against targets in the Philippines and Japan,and a target for atomic bomb tests.
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Scientists find 'vast' new reef behind Great Barrier Reef

Scientists find 'vast' new reef behind Great Barrier Reef | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Researchers analysing laser data from the Royal Australian Navy have discovered a vast reef behind the familiar Great Barrier Reef, measuring over 6000 square kilometres.
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British steamship found beneath Russian Arctic after 139 years

British steamship found beneath Russian Arctic after 139 years | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A British steamship has been discovered beneath the Arctic, where it sank in 1877 while trying to traverse the Northeast Passage.
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FALSE: Man Loses Testicles While Trying to 'Fill Scuba Tank With Weed Smoke’

FALSE: Man Loses Testicles While Trying to 'Fill Scuba Tank With Weed Smoke’ | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A hoax news article reported that the unfortunate man had knocked over the tank, causing it to explode.
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Not true but entertaining to think about.
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Nikon announces a line of rugged action cameras

Nikon announces a line of rugged action cameras | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Nikon has just announced a pair of rugged action cameras at Photokina and released new details of the KeyMission 360, the 360-degree camera the company announced at CES.
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Underware Upgrades - 298 - Scuba Obsessed

Underware Upgrades - 298 - Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-73759/TS-1111529.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOriginal Show Date: 09/15/2016 9:00 PM EST (recorded live) Kevin and Darrin cover some scuba in th
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We cover the Ironsides on the anniversary of its sinking. 
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Archaeologists discover human skeleton at Antikythera shipwreck

Archaeologists discover human skeleton at Antikythera shipwreck | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The latest discovery of skeletal remains at the Antikythera shipwreck could allow researchers to conduct an unprecedented DNA analysis of human bones that have survived thousands of years at sea.
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National Geographic Footage Lost at Sea for 3 Years Has Returned Home

National Geographic Footage Lost at Sea for 3 Years Has Returned Home | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
In April 2013, two 150 lb. National Geographic Cameras were sucked into the Gulf Stream. Three years and a couple thousand miles later, a tiny dog named Scuba alerted her owner to something she no…
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Fathom One | The Affordable, Modular, HD Underwater Drone

Fathom is raising funds for Fathom One | The Affordable, Modular, HD Underwater Drone on Kickstarter!

See the world in a new way with a full HD underwater drone that's easy to use, modular, portable, and exceptionally affordable.
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Huge underwater life form found 'hiding' behind Great Barrier Reef

Huge underwater life form found 'hiding' behind Great Barrier Reef | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Huge underwater life form found 'hiding' behind Great Barrier Reef https://t.co/Pzt4pbJFQN
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Scuba divers discover human bones used in 'voodoo ritual' off Spanish coast

Scuba divers discover human bones used in 'voodoo ritual' off Spanish coast | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

When a group of scuba divers set off to explore the waters off eastern Spain, they were likely expecting to see a few fish. But they ended up making an unexpected discovery – human bones and other items believed to be left over from voodoo-type rituals.

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DIY Pressure Regulator for Exciting SCUBA

DIY Pressure Regulator for Exciting SCUBA | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
To get a SCUBA certification, a prospective diver will need to find a dive shop and take a class. Afterwards, some expensive rental equipment is in order. That is, unless you're [biketool] who ha
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Divers find a century-old STEAM TRAIN at the bottom of Lake Superior 

Divers find a century-old STEAM TRAIN at the bottom of Lake Superior  | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Beneath the icy blue waters of North America's biggest lake lies a very surprising wreck indeed: the slowly crumbling hulk of a 106-year-old steam train. And it was only found again in July.
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Cave diver Jill Heinerth takes her craft to new depths | Toronto Star

Cave diver Jill Heinerth takes her craft to new depths | Toronto Star | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Canada’s Jill Heinerth has gone deeper into underwater caves than any other woman on earth. Take a plunge into her murky world.
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A good overview of Jill Heinerth. She is another great explorer we need to get on the show. 
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Technical Diving with Bob Underhill - 295 - Scuba Obsessed

Technical Diving with Bob Underhill - 295 - Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-73759/TS-1105991.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOriginal Show Date: 08/25/2016 9:00 PM EST (recorded live) Kevin was able to get Bob Underhill t
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