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Diving into the Black Hole » Design You Trust

Diving into the Black Hole » Design You Trust | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Standing on the edge of a never-ending black hole, this is one leap you wouldn't want to make. Jacob's Well in Wimberley, Texas is one of the most dangerous.
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Three local dive pioneers will enter Scuba Hall of Fame - CNS Business

Three local dive pioneers will enter Scuba Hall of Fame - CNS Business | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
(CNS Business): Three dive pioneers of the Cayman Islands will soon find their names in the 2015 International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (ISDHF). Local honourees, Gladys Howard, Nancy Easterbrook a...
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Charity appeal for female SCUBA divers

Charity appeal for female SCUBA divers | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A group of Jersey SCUBA divers are going to attempt a world record this month to raise money towards breast cancer charities.

Dozens of divers are planning on taking part, many have been affected by breast cancer either directly or in-directly. They're hoping to break the record for having the largest amount of women SCUBA diving together at the same time. There is no current record for this title.

Jersey Seasearch, a local charity that undertakes volunteer surveys of the seabed, and Bouley Bay Dive Centre have teamed up to organise the event. They're appealing for more women to come forward and take part.

It'll take place on Saturday 18th July. The women will meet at 6pm, have a briefing at 7.15 and enter the water at 7.30pm. They will follow an underwater course in pairs at a depth of five metres fo at least 20 minutes.
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Dreaming of Shipwrecks in the Big Lake - 247 - Scuba Obsessed

Dreaming of Shipwrecks in the Big Lake - 247 - Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Mack and Darrin review scuba in the news. What is up the Shipwrecks on Lake Michigan? Why can't they get on the Big Lake?
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We also talked a little bit about dive training during one of the squirrel  moments. 

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cootwo: CO and O2 dual-gas analyzer for SCUBA divers.

cootwo: CO and O2 dual-gas analyzer for SCUBA divers. | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
World's first dual-gas Carbon Monoxide and Oxygen Analyzer & Data Logger for SCUBA divers that can be controlled with a smartphone.
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Michigan Owns 1500 Shipwrecks - Smithsonian | D...

Michigan Owns 1500 Shipwrecks - Smithsonian | D... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Michigan Owns 1500 Shipwrecks Smithsonian Last week, she dropped the staggering number of state-owned shipwrecks in an interview given to MLive's Stephen Kloosterman, who was reporting on recent revelations that a ship thought to be a French wreck...
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PIRATE HUNTERS BOOK INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR ROBERT KURSON & SHIPWRECK HUNTER JOHN MATTERA – EPISODE 246

PIRATE HUNTERS BOOK INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR ROBERT KURSON & SHIPWRECK HUNTER JOHN MATTERA – EPISODE 246 | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
This week we have an interview with Robert Kurson the author of Shadow Divers. He is joined by John Mattera who is in Kurson’s new book Pirate Hunters. We still had all the other scuba obsessed things we talk about so this was a great show. Unless you think the joke was really bad.
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Marine sanctuary researchers gain access to more shipwrecks - The Sentinel

Marine sanctuary researchers gain access to more shipwrecks - The Sentinel | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
DETROIT — Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Michigan is rolling out the buoys and starting another season of work on Lake Huron — the highlight of which is searching
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In Photos: Arctic Shipwreck Solves 170-Year-Old Mystery

In Photos: Arctic Shipwreck Solves 170-Year-Old Mystery | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Canadian authorities have released amazing images of a shipwreck discovered in the Arctic. The vessel is believed to be one of two lost ships from the Franklin Expedition, which set sail in 1845.

Via Grant W. Graves
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I don't see-weed: the rehabilitation of Sydney's underwater forests – Features – ABC Environment (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

I don't see-weed: the rehabilitation of Sydney's underwater forests – Features – ABC Environment (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Scientists slip on wetsuits to save Sydney's salty forests from an underwater enemy.

Via Grant W. Graves
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Top 5 Reasons to Try a Scuba Diving Group Trip

Top 5 Reasons to Try a Scuba Diving Group Trip | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Top 5 Reasons to Try a Scuba Diving Group Trip was last modified: May 13th, 2014 by
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Dragon of the Sea: 13-Foot Oarfish Surfaces on Island off Los Angeles Coast

Dragon of the Sea: 13-Foot Oarfish Surfaces on Island off Los Angeles Coast | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
This is the second of the rare fish to wash up on the island.
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'Consumer Reports': New Tesla has 'underwater mode' - USA TODAY

'Consumer Reports': New Tesla has 'underwater mode' - USA TODAY | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Now that it has worked out the kinks, Consumer Reports magazine is putting its new $127,000 Tesla electric performance sedan through its paces and making some amazing discoveries.
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More Boards Is More Shipwreck - 248 - Scuba Obsessed

More Boards Is More Shipwreck - 248 - Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-73759/TS-989621.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Original Show Date: 7/2/2015 9:00 PM EST (recorded live) Scuba In the News Scuba Masks Recalled...
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Crews Use Drone in River Rescue

Crews Use Drone in River Rescue | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Two young people had to be rescued from a river in Maine after they became stranded in the swift water.
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10 Historic Shipwrecks | Wild Atlantic Way

10 Historic Shipwrecks | Wild Atlantic Way | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
From a Spanish Armada galleon to WWII warships, divers, walkers and beach-combers can explore the ghosts of seafaring past with these 10 historic shipwrecks on the Wild Atlantic Way.
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Sonar Surveys To Study Lake Huron Shipwrecks - Lake Scientist

Sonar Surveys To Study Lake Huron Shipwrecks - Lake Scientist | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Scientists at NOAA's Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary plan to use side-scan sonar to study shipwrecks in Lake Huron. Shipwrecks are estimated to...
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Apple farm manager convicted of manslaughter over 'scuba diving' deaths - The Independent

Apple farm manager convicted of manslaughter over 'scuba diving' deaths - The Independent | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A farm manager has been convicted of the manslaughter of two workers who he encouraged to go into a storage tank while holding their breath.
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Meet Underwater Drones That Will Explore the Ocean

Meet Underwater Drones That Will Explore the Ocean | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
This is what it takes to send our robotic friends into the oceans.
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Underwater Obstacle Course

Watch students from the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum's Maritime Archaeology Field School test their SCUBA skills on this underwater obstacle course!
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Great obstacle course. I want to give this a try. 

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Kewaunee shipwrecks hold archaeological treasures - Green Bay Press Gazette

Kewaunee shipwrecks hold archaeological treasures - Green Bay Press Gazette | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
If you spy pieces of coal along Kewaunee's beach, you may be looking at a piece of history
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WWII Shipwrecks Photographed off Australia - MarineLink

WWII Shipwrecks Photographed off Australia - MarineLink | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The shipwrecks of Australian warship HMAS Sydney II and the German raider HSK Kormoran in the Indian Ocean 200 km west of Shark
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Free Dive Prank on Scuba Diver

The scuba diver had no idea who tapped him LOL DO NOT TRY THIS.... Filmed in Koh Tao, Thailand.
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I like this one.

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A&E nurse wins community award for scuba diving work

A&E nurse wins community award for scuba diving work | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Neasa Braham, accident and emergency nurse practitioner at Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, has won a local award for her voluntary work as a scuba diving instructor.
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Panel to study proposals for Great Lakes fish farming - Detroit Free Press

Panel to study proposals for Great Lakes fish farming - Detroit Free Press | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A panel of experts will study proposals to allow fish farming in Michigan's Great Lakes waters.
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