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Exploring underwater meditation

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Maldives Promotion House - The beach, the sea, sunshine, scuba diving, friends, good food and a yacht. Add the Republic of the Maldives to it and voilà – life doesn’t get better than this.
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Navy to stop training military dolphins in San Diego - North County Times (blog)

Navy to stop training military dolphins in San Diego - North County Times (blog) | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Navy to stop training military dolphins in San DiegoNorth County Times (blog)The Navy plans to shut down a program it has long run at Point Loma to train dolphins to detect underwater mines and help protect warships, mainly because the mammals are...
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Plymouth divers are probing mystery of wreck site off the Mewstone - This is Plymouth

Plymouth divers are probing mystery of wreck site off the Mewstone - This is Plymouth | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
This is PlymouthPlymouth divers are probing mystery of wreck site off the MewstoneThis is PlymouthPLYMOUTH divers are investigating the mystery of a wreck site off the Mewstone dating back hundreds of years.
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Scientists rush to save manta rays, the 'pandas of the ocean'

Scientists rush to save manta rays, the 'pandas of the ocean' | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
RAJA AMPAT, Indonesia —They’ve been described by one scientist as “pandas of the ocean.” “They’re such an iconic species, beloved by divers,” said Andrea Marshall, director of the Marine Megafauna Foundation, who came up with the de …...
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3D map reveals New Zealand's underwater realm - Stuff.co.nz

3D map reveals New Zealand's underwater realm - Stuff.co.nz | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Stuff.co.nz3D map reveals New Zealand's underwater realmStuff.co.nzIt shows the shape of the seafloor within one of the world's most extensive deepwater jurisdictions, detailing the submarine trenches, underwater volcanoes and active submarine...
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Destroyed roller coaster could be Jersey Shore tourist attraction, mayor says

Destroyed roller coaster could be Jersey Shore tourist attraction, mayor says | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The roller coaster that was swept right-side up into the Atlantic Ocean as Hurricane Sandy slammed the Jersey Shore may not be torn down, according to Seaside Heights Mayor Bill Akers. ...
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6 Things You Need To Know About the Ocean | #scuba #oceans #scubadiving

6 Things You Need To Know About the Ocean | #scuba #oceans #scubadiving | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Sylvia Earle and Fabien Cousteau talk about the need for exploration and action to protect our world's most precious resource: the oceans.

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Antigua’s Deadliest Catch

Antigua’s Deadliest Catch | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Antigua st. John's - One of the things that makes this country so unique is the size of the shallow water shelf the islands sit on.
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Farmer claims his diving pigs produce better bacon - Hot Topics ...

A farmer in China believes that training pigs to dive into a lake will make the bacon they produce taste better, China Daily reports. Huang Demin of Ningxiang county in Hunan province said his pigs dive every day.
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Glenview Dive Shop Submerges Scuba Enthusiasts, Beginners - Patch.com

Glenview Dive Shop Submerges Scuba Enthusiasts, Beginners - Patch.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Glenview Dive Shop Submerges Scuba Enthusiasts, BeginnersPatch.comAnd didn't the only weekly show, “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea,” airing late Saturday nights on ME-TV and featuring regular scuba-diving scenes, produce its last new program early...
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Reef fish proposal would outlaw scuba spearfishing

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — A proposal is being put before the public to create a Kaohe Bay fish replacement area that would make West Hawaii the only area in the state to ban scuba spearfishing.
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Subsea World News - WFS Tests Seatooth S100 at The Underwater ...

Subsea World News - WFS Tests Seatooth S100 at The Underwater ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
WFS Technologies – the world's leading supplier of wireless technology for underwater communication, navigation and power transfer – trialled the Seatooth® S100, a mobile, wireless subsea modem suitable for a variety of ...
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Is This the End?

Is This the End? | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Whether in 50 or 100 or 200 years, there’s a good chance that New York City will sink beneath the sea. (Is it inevitable that NYC will end up underwater? We may be #ephemeral but we still needtoact NYT: Is This the End?
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Fla. woman arrested for riding endangered manatee

The woman faces a second-degree misdemeanor charge after being photographed riding a manatee.
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DARPA building drone submarines to patrol the sea — RT

DARPA building drone submarines to patrol the sea — RT | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Surveillance drones in US airspace is soon to be inevitable, but what about unmanned vehicles patrolling the seas? The Pentagon is working hard at perfecting a stealth underwater drone for maritime monitoring.
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Unique civilian dive-altitude chamber reopens - Simon Fraser University News

Unique civilian dive-altitude chamber reopens - Simon Fraser University News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Simon Fraser University NewsUnique civilian dive-altitude chamber reopensSimon Fraser University NewsThe seven-person dive-altitude chamber is comprised of three locks, each capable of operating at different pressures, simulating atmospheric...
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Tragedy as diving expert killed after huge wave capsized catamaran off Florida ... - Daily Mail

Tragedy as diving expert killed after huge wave capsized catamaran off Florida ... - Daily Mail | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Daily MailTragedy as diving expert killed after huge wave capsized catamaran off Florida ...Daily MailPompano Beach Fire Rescue spokeswoman Sandra King said the boat's 21 divers and two crew members were heading back to the dock after a half-day...
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Greenpeace seeks to protect underwater canyons - abc7news.com

Greenpeace seeks to protect underwater canyons - abc7news.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
abc7news.comGreenpeace seeks to protect underwater canyonsabc7news.comBay Area conservationists are back from a dramatic deep sea expedition to research and protect huge underwater canyons in Alaska.
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One critical after dive boat with 23 passengers capsizes off Pompano - Sun-Sentinel

One critical after dive boat with 23 passengers capsizes off Pompano - Sun-Sentinel | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
One critical after dive boat with 23 passengers capsizes off PompanoSun-SentinelOne person was taken to an area hospital in critical condition Thursday afternoon after a commercial diving boat carrying nearly two dozen passengers overturned and...
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Scuba Diving With Contact Lenses - All You Need to know at DIVE.in

Scuba Diving With Contact Lenses - All You Need to know at DIVE.in | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
New to diving and a little nervous because you wear glasses? Don't worry you are able to dive with contact lenses- read all about diving and contacts.
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Vehicles recovered from Mesa pond - Bellingham Herald

Vehicles recovered from Mesa pond - Bellingham Herald | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Bellingham HeraldVehicles recovered from Mesa pondBellingham HeraldThe truck was on its side and the rusty blisters covering its undercarriage after more than a decade underwater were clearly visible as it was winched ashore.
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Scuba Leg Water Prosthetic - Today's Medical Developments

Designed for below-the-knee amputees, the Scuba Leg can be retrofitted into an existing prosthetic leg.
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PADI Launches Dive & Win Contest - The Sacramento Bee

/PRNewswire/ -- PADI, the world's largest diver training organization, launched the Dive & Win contest, a campaign that encourages people to jumpstart their 2013 adventures by obtaining a PADI Open Water Diver or Scuba Diver certification.
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Seismic tests off Diablo Canyon could harm divers | Local News | SanLuisObispo.com

Two large stretches of beach in the county would be subject to levels of noise that are potentially harmful to humans if PG&E is allowed to proceed with its planned high-energy offshore seismic surveys this month.
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