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Scuba Obsessed Episode 131 – I’m Jack Sparrow and We’ll Never Forget You – Scuba Obsessed

Scuba Obsessed Episode 131 – I’m Jack Sparrow and We’ll Never Forget You – Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

 We should apologize in advance. The scuba joke is so bad we feel we must warn you. Also Jim, Mac and Darrin talk about Scuba in the n...

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Marina Man Convicted of Poaching Endangered ... - California Diver

Marina Man Convicted of Poaching Endangered ... - California Diver | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
California Diver Magazine - Dedicated to Scuba Diving and Skin Diving California. Subscribe today! Home · About Us · Where to Buy · About · Advertise · Contribute · Read Online · Join us on Facebook · Feature Stories · Dive News & Events ...
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PADI Offers Vacation Of A Lifetime With "Kids Sea Camp" Contest - Sacramento Bee

PADI Offers Vacation Of A Lifetime With "Kids Sea Camp" ContestSacramento BeePADI.com/FamilyDiveContest for a chance to win an amazing scuba diving trip.
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Scuba Pros of Arizona grand opening Saturday - Peoria Times

Scuba Pros of Arizona grand opening Saturday - Peoria Times | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Scuba Pros of Arizona grand opening SaturdayPeoria Times“The entire building was designed with safety in mind,” said Paul Wagenseller, co-owner of Scuba Pros of Arizona.
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Found after 70 years: Divers discover wreckage of 'Giant' German Luftwaffe transport plane shot down by British fighter while flying from base in Sardinia

Found after 70 years: Divers discover wreckage of 'Giant' German Luftwaffe transport plane shot down by British fighter while flying from base in Sardinia | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Experts have found the only surviving example of the Messerschmitt 323 'giant' transport plane, 200ft underwater off the coast of Sardinia. (Great find divers!

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Shipwrecked | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos

Shipwrecked | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

OK not really dive related, but what the hell! Who doesn’t like a good pirate song. Let’s hope we don’t end up ship wrecked. “Black death is coming for you!” Oh… and what does one of the pirate maidens have on her teeth? Is that brackes?

Thanks to Dave Tonneman for turning us on to this one.

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Big-name divers take the stage - Divernet

Big-name divers take the stage - Divernet | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Big-name divers take the stageDivernetMark & Gail Addison and their daughter Ella, who are big names to international TV audiences, describing diving with sharks - including tigers, raggies and great whites - in South Africa.
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Giant German Luftwaffe Aircraft Wreck Found | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos

Giant German Luftwaffe Aircraft Wreck Found | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Giant German Luftwaffe Aircraft Wreck Found with a mess load of engines. That is a technical term by the way.

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Galapagos Diving | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos

Galapagos Diving | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Here is another location for the bucket list. This video contains highlights of some of the creatures you can see at this remoting diving location. Much of the video ....

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Underwater cleanup at Stiltsville at Key Biscayne National Park - MiamiHerald.com (registration)

Underwater cleanup at Stiltsville at Key Biscayne National Park - MiamiHerald.com (registration) | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
MiamiHerald.com (registration)Underwater cleanup at Stiltsville at Key Biscayne National ParkMiamiHerald.com (registration)Drew Collins carries a mesh bag filled with glass bottles and other garbage handed to him by a scuba diver on the dock of the...
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Risky Filming: Underwater With 3000 Volts of Live Power – Nat Geo ...

Risky Filming: Underwater With 3000 Volts of Live Power – Nat Geo ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Oceanographer Dr. Robert Ballard is on a global quest to unravel one of the world's biggest mysteries – where life on Earth began. Ballard suspects life may have gotten started where hot rock and water collide in one of the ...
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Devonport frigate could be sunk as reef for diving - This is Cornwall

Devonport frigate could be sunk as reef for diving - This is Cornwall | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
This is CornwallDevonport frigate could be sunk as reef for divingThis is CornwallThe prospect of a once Devonport-based Type 22 frigate being deployed as a dive wreck has emerged after campaigners missed out on securing the former Navy flagship,...
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How To Clean Oil Spills With Magnets

How To Clean Oil Spills With Magnets | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Could we clean up oil spills with magnets? Researchers at MIT sure seem to think so.

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Underwater Crop Circles Discovered in the Coastal Waters of Japan

Underwater Crop Circles Discovered in the Coastal Waters of Japan | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
These underwater “crop circles” were until recently a complete mystery. Japanese underwater photographer Yoji Ookata discovered the intricate 6 foot wide circles on the seafloor off Amami Oshima island in Japan.
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Divers searching to prove story of sunken enemy sub off Oregon coast - OregonLive.com

Divers searching to prove story of sunken enemy sub off Oregon coast - OregonLive.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
OregonLive.comDivers searching to prove story of sunken enemy sub off Oregon coastOregonLive.comNow, a group of divers believes it's on the cusp of proving Wood's claim, with evidence of a sunken vessel in an undisclosed area off Cape Lookout.
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Mystery Sydney leg bone to be tested - The Australian

Mystery Sydney leg bone to be testedThe AustralianThe leg bone was discovered by scuba diver John Swift at Middle Head in May 2011.
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Dakuwaqa’s Garden – Underwater footage from Fija & Tonga | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos

Dakuwaqa’s Garden – Underwater footage from Fija & Tonga | Scuba Obsessed's Best and Favorite Dive Videos | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Some absolutly amazing underwater video from Fija and Tonga. We dive to see images like these. Show this to your friends who don’t understand why you dive.

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Family who lost 800 photos at sea: Reunited with their memories found by a #scuba diver

Family who lost 800 photos at sea: Reunited with their memories found by a #scuba diver | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Paul McGann, 47, (pictured with his family) from Helford in Cornwall, was handed the camera nearly two months after his daughter accidentally dropped it.

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Falmouth divers find camera during seabed rubbish clean - BBC News

Falmouth divers find camera during seabed rubbish clean - BBC News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
BBC NewsFalmouth divers find camera during seabed rubbish cleanBBC NewsA digital camera with more than 800 family photographs has been found on the seabed off Cornwall.
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Revealed: How sea lions make mega-dives - AsiaOne

Revealed: How sea lions make mega-dives - AsiaOne | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
AsiaOneRevealed: How sea lions make mega-divesAsiaOnePARIS - Scientists in California have shed light on a marine mystery: how diving mammals can hunt for food at great depths without getting the "bends," according to a study published on Tuesday.
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Famed 17th Century Warship Is Falling Apart

STOCKHOLM -- Swedish scientists say a 17th century warship raised nearly intact from Stockholm's harbor to become one of the country's top tourist attractions is deteriorating faster than expected.
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Phuket to stage biggest PADI 'Diving for Debris' reef cleanup in world - Phuket Gazette

Phuket to stage biggest PADI 'Diving for Debris' reef cleanup in world - Phuket Gazette | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Phuket GazettePhuket to stage biggest PADI 'Diving for Debris' reef cleanup in worldPhuket GazettePHUKET: Go-Eco Phuket, a recently established marine environmental group, has announced that it is now looking to stage the biggest PADI “diving for...
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Scuba Obsessed Episode 130 – 20 Miles, 10,000 Logged Dives and Great Wall Diving – Scuba Obsessed

Scuba Obsessed Episode 130 – 20 Miles, 10,000 Logged Dives and Great Wall Diving – Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Jim, Mac and Darrin catch up on the dives up north after dipping into Scuba in the News. The days may be shorter but there is still diving going on. Also a stinky Scuba Joke of the week. Not to mention a few dive videos and some photos.

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Underwater Photos That Mimic the Look of Baroque Paintings

Underwater Photos That Mimic the Look of Baroque Paintings | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Hawaii-based photographer Christy Lee Rogers specializes in creating dreamlike photos of people underwater. Her project Reckless Unbound shows people.
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Veteran diver from Monkseaton uncovers a piece of history - Journal Live

Veteran diver from Monkseaton uncovers a piece of history - Journal Live | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Veteran diver from Monkseaton uncovers a piece of historyJournal LiveVETERAN diver Robert Lisle has uncovered a piece of history from the bottom of the sea off the North East coast.
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