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Underwater Corrosion Testing of The Holland 5 – H.M. Submarine No. 5 By David Crosthwaite-Eyre

Underwater Corrosion Testing of The Holland 5 – H.M. Submarine No. 5 By David Crosthwaite-Eyre | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
In 1900 the Royal Navy signed a contract to build five ‘Holland’ class submarines. Entering service in 1903, these experimental boats were the Royal Navy’s first submarines, and over the next decad...
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Whale thought extinct for 2 million years found | ksl.com

Whale thought extinct for 2 million years found | ksl.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Researchers have discovered that a type of whale so rare it was thought to have been extinct for 2 million years still lives. ("The living pygmy right whale is, if you like, a remnant, almost like a living fossil," Felix Marx, a...
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Babysit my sister underwater is much harder then on land!
fidradzuan's photo on Instagram (Babysit my sister underwater is much harder then on land! http://t.co/GPpGgsFc)
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Underwater forest reveals the story of a historic megadrought - High Country News

Underwater forest reveals the story of a historic megadrought - High Country News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater forest reveals the story of a historic megadrought High Country News A curved tree saw in his gloved hand, a scuba tank on his back, Phil Caterino worked quickly to slice through a pine branch 100 feet below the surface of a small tarn...
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Possible Cure Found for Deadliest Jellyfish Sting : Discovery News

Possible Cure Found for Deadliest Jellyfish Sting : Discovery News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The fearsome box jellyfish packs venom that is among the deadliest in the world, but a new treatment may take the sting out of its powerful poison.
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One of the deepest pools in North America set to close - Montreal - CBC News

One of the deepest pools in North America set to close - Montreal - CBC News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The 15-metre deep Olympic Stadium pool is unique in North America and draws hundreds of divers every year. The Olympic Park says it will close the pool on Jan. 1 because it can no longer afford to keep it open.
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Underwater dam in Mississippi River still protecting New Orleans, Jefferson ... - NOLA.com

Underwater dam in Mississippi River still protecting New Orleans, Jefferson ... - NOLA.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldUnderwater dam in Mississippi River still protecting New Orleans, Jefferson ...NOLA.comA $5.8 million underwater barrier completed in mid-September to block the upriver flow of saltwater in the Mississippi River from...
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Geologists map African underwater for the first time - big surprises ...

Geologists map African underwater for the first time - big surprises ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Deep in Africa, under some of our planet's most drought threatened areas lie massive water reserves - freshwater aquifers containing 60 times as much water.
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An Interview with Deep Sea Detective Richie Kohler - California Diver

An Interview with Deep Sea Detective Richie Kohler - California Diver | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A: When I was fifteen, I was certified as a PADI junior SCUBA diver, and all I wanted to do was be underwater blowing bubbles and exploring. Soon I began spearfishing and lobster diving—that became the focus of my energy.
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Japan to subsidize underwater rare earth venture - MINING.com

Japan to subsidize underwater rare earth venture - MINING.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Japan to subsidize underwater rare earth venture. Cecilia Jamasmie | December 19, 2012. Tweet. Comments. Your email address. Japan to subsidize underwater rare earth venture.
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Can You Guess What's Happening in This Giant, Underwater 'Tornado' Made of ... - TheBlaze.com

Can You Guess What's Happening in This Giant, Underwater 'Tornado' Made of ... - TheBlaze.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Vobster Diving

Vobster Diving | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Visit the UK's friendliest Inland Diving Centre for fresh water scuba diving and training for scuba divers of all experience levels.
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Holland group helps identify shipwrecks at Grand Haven

Holland group helps identify shipwrecks at Grand Haven | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Low lake levels this fall resulted in the exposure of at least five shipwreck hulks along the edges of Harbor Island at Grand Haven.
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My Perfect Adventure: Jill Heinerth

My Perfect Adventure: Jill Heinerth | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The world’s top female underwater explorer, whose ideal day would be spent below sea level, tells us what it’s like to skirt death for a living, why she reveres Ernest Shackleton, and that Libya’s on her bucket list.
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The DiveBunnie Blog: And Back under the Water

The start of my last week before Christmas, and a day diving out on a local boat.
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We need your help recovering gear lost during ... - California Diver

We need your help recovering gear lost during ... - California Diver | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
On Saturday, December 15h, a dive accident at the Monterey Breakwater nearly claimed the life of student diver Kerry Franciscovich. During her first open water training dive, Kerry inhaled a large quantity of sea water and ...
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Low-water rivers offering up glimpse of history

Low-water rivers offering up glimpse of history | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
ST. LOUIS (AP) — From sunken steamboats to a millennium-old map engraved in rock, the drought-drained rivers of the nation's midsection are offering a rare and fleeting glimpse into years gone by.
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Zebra Mussels Found by Havre de Grace

Zebra Mussels Found by Havre de Grace | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The invasive species was clinging to concrete near Havre de Grace waters, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
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Scuba dive Santas net £5,000 for RNLI at Vobster Quay

Scuba dive Santas net £5,000 for RNLI at Vobster Quay | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
More than 140 scuba diving Santas have performed a simultaneous dive at Vobster Quay Diving Centre raising more than £5,000 for the RNLI's annual SOS Day 2013.
The sixth annual event was held on...
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Amazing animal of the week: Leptocephalus

Amazing animal of the week: Leptocephalus | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The Leptocephalus (which means slim head) is actually a the flat and transparent larva of the eel, marine eels, and other members of the Superorder Elopomo
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Underwater inspection fails to identify source of recurring sheen near site of ... - Washington Post

New York Daily NewsUnderwater inspection fails to identify source of recurring sheen near site of ...Washington PostNEW ORLEANS — Underwater inspections at the site of BP's Deepwater Horizon rig disaster have failed to identify the source of a...
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Did Underwater Archaeologist Confirm Noah's Flood?

Did Underwater Archaeologist Confirm Noah's Flood? | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater archaeologist Robert Ballard claimed to have found evidence beneath the Black Sea that Noah's Flood really occurred. Christians who only read headlines may count this as confirmation of the Bible.
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Chestatee River Diving Bell | Video Craft Productions

Chestatee River Diving Bell | Video Craft Productions | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Video Craft was on location for the unveiling of the recently discovered Chestatee River Diving Bell. The Bell signifies the innovation of the town's ancestors who came here during the North Georgia Gold Rush of the 1800′s.
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Deep Trouble | The Wrong-Way River - Chicago River has become invasive species super highway

Deep Trouble | The Wrong-Way River - Chicago River has become invasive species super highway | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Standing on the banks of the Chicago River, you realize that maybe the best thing about this filthy waterway is that it was reversed over a century ago so it flows away from Lake Michigan instead of into it.
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