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Winners Named In Global Underwater Robot Event - CBS Local

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Nikon KeyMission 360: A Waterproof 4K Action Cam for 360° Photos and Videos

Nikon KeyMission 360: A Waterproof 4K Action Cam for 360° Photos and Videos | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Nikon surprised everyone today by announcing an entirely new type of camera at CES 2016 in Vegas. The Nikon KeyMission 360 is a new wearable, waterproof ac
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Sounds too good to be true. 360 degree, 4k and waterproof to 100'/30M. 

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Amphibious Drone Flies Through the Air, Dives Underwater, And Soars Again

Amphibious Drone Flies Through the Air, Dives Underwater, And Soars Again | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Most drones do one thing really well–fly through the air–but a team of engineering students at Rutgers University in New..

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Wine That's Aged Underwater Is the Buried Treasure of the Sea

Wine That's Aged Underwater Is the Buried Treasure of the Sea | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

I spent a day with a handful of French men in diving suits who were tasked with stashing some of the region's finest wine deep in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Haptic Glove Lets You Feel Distant Objects Underwater : DNews

Haptic Glove Lets You Feel Distant Objects Underwater : DNews | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

IrukaTact translates sonic signals into haptic feedback to help wearers locate items below. Continue reading →

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3D Printed Underwater City Plans to Recycle Rubbish into "Seascrapers"

3D Printed Underwater City Plans to Recycle Rubbish into "Seascrapers" | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut developed plans for an amazing oceanic city built out of recycled rubbish. This futuristic buil…

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Ferry-tale: Could a Chicago-to-Michigan Ferry Return from Extinction?

Ferry-tale: Could a Chicago-to-Michigan Ferry Return from Extinction? | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Lake Michigan was once a passenger steamer superhighway. Could a Chicago-to-Michigan route make a comeback?
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J. Hutton Pulitzer Alleges a Roman Sword Was Found Off Oak Island Several Decades Ago

J. Hutton Pulitzer Alleges a Roman Sword Was Found Off Oak Island Several Decades Ago | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Many of you have undoubtedly heard the big news coming from Treasure Force Commander J. Hutton Pulitzer that a Roman sword was discovered at Oak Island, suggesting that the Romans reached Nova Scotia...
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A little for information on the claim. 

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SUBA® THE SMART SCUBA DIVING SYSTEM FOR ALL DIVERS

Christopher Webb is raising funds for SUBA® THE SMART SCUBA DIVING SYSTEM FOR ALL DIVERS on Kickstarter!

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It this the future or is it overkill?

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Environmentalists try to block net pens in Great Lakes - Undercurrent News

Environmentalists try to block net pens in Great Lakes Undercurrent News During a public comment session in US state Michigan concerning installing net pens in the Great Lakes, environmentalists called them dangerous and unnecessary, reports the...
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Toxic Cargo Salvaged from 80-Year-Old Lake Erie Shipwreck

Toxic Cargo Salvaged from 80-Year-Old Lake Erie Shipwreck | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The U.S. Coast Guard pumped 80,000 gallons of chemicals from the polluting shipwreck.
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This had to be an involved project.
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NYPD scuba divers searched river bottom for 5 days before finding gun ... - New York Daily News

NYPD scuba divers searched river bottom for 5 days before finding gun ... - New York Daily News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
It took five days of near-round-the-clock underwater searches to find the pistol they were tasked to recover.
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Four Types of Diving Every New Diver Should Try

Four Types of Diving Every New Diver Should Try | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Now that you have an open water certification, you’ve set your sights on gaining more experience. You’re interested learning more and like the idea
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Largest Ever Controlled CO2 Release from Underwater Pipeline Planned - Environmental Leader

Largest Ever Controlled CO2 Release from Underwater Pipeline Planned Environmental Leader DNV GL is conducting the oil and gas industry's largest ever controlled release of carbon dioxide from an underwater pipeline at its Spadeadam Testing and...
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Are These Remnants Of A 9,000 Year Old Stonehenge At The Bottom Of Lake Michigan?

Are These Remnants Of A 9,000 Year Old Stonehenge At The Bottom Of Lake Michigan? | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Have scientists stumbled across a structure similar to Stonehenge at the bottom of Lake Michigan? Insanely this story is not new, it’s actually old but it went so under reported that nobody knows about it.

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What do you think? What is it?

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Egypt Plans Underwater Antiquities Museum - artnet News

Egypt Plans Underwater Antiquities Museum - artnet News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

The Egyptian government has rekindled plans for an underwater museum near the ruins of Cleopatra's sunken Royal Court in Alexandria.

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DNREC sinks Shearwater as boon to Delaware’s acclaimed reef system - Cape Gazette

DNREC sinks Shearwater as boon to Delaware’s acclaimed reef system - Cape Gazette | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Delaware and DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife sank the former Army and Navy ship Shearwater onto the Del-Jersey-Land Reef Dec. 11 as the latest fish-attracting habitat and underwater enhancement...

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The Magical Underwater World Of Albanian Caves

The Magical Underwater World Of Albanian Caves | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

I would like to share with you amazing pictures of my friend Irena Stangierska from our trip to South Albania. We are a group of passionate cave divers who love to travel to rare and special places.

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A megaship longer than the Empire State Building is tall just docked in Los Angeles

A megaship longer than the Empire State Building is tall just docked in Los Angeles | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The largest container ship ever to dock in North America just arrived at the Port of Los Angeles. It's longer than the Empire State Building is tall and wider than an Olympic-sized pool. The French megaship, called the CMA CGM Ben Franklin, docked around ...
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$7 million award for the team that can reveal an underwater world

$7 million award for the team that can reveal an underwater world | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Shell Ocean Discovery XPrize is challenging inventors to create autonomous robots capable of mapping out the ocean floor, and is offering $7 million in prizes to do so.

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Roman Sword discovered off Oak Island radically suggests Ancient Mariners visited New World 1,000 years before Columbus

Roman Sword discovered off Oak Island radically suggests Ancient Mariners visited New World 1,000 years before Columbus | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Researchers investigating the mysterious Oak Island, located on the south shore of Nova Scotia, Canada, have made a startling announcement regarding the discovery of a Roman ceremonial sword and what is believed to be a Roman shipwreck, radically...

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I would to hear more about this find. Very interesting. 

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Turkey Dive 2015 | Michigan UnderWater Divers Club

Turkey Dive 2015 | Michigan UnderWater Divers Club | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Those that got in the water had a great time. 

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"Oria" Shipwreck, The Watery Grave Of 4,000 POWs in 1944

"Oria" Shipwreck, The Watery Grave Of 4,000 POWs in 1944 | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
By Pierre Kosmidis / pierrekosmidis.blogspot.gr The sinking of the steamship "Oria" in Gaidouronisi, a tragedy in the dark years of the Nazi occupation of Greece in February 1944, which res
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3D-printed haiku is only visible in underwater shadows

3D-printed haiku is only visible in underwater shadows | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Drzach & Suchy have designed 3-D printed sheets which spell out a haiku only in the shadows underneath the water's surface.
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Innovation: Storing energy in underwater balloons - energybiz

Innovation: Storing energy in underwater balloons - energybiz | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A range of energy storage options is becoming increasingly available to respond to the growing share of renewables on the grid.
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