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Diving for dollars: Turning a "wreck" into a major new industry - Gulf Coast News Today

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Diving for dollars: Turning a "wreck" into a major new industry
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Diving a shipwreck is the ultimate adventure — even a lifelong dream — for many a scuba enthusiast.
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Boston boat owner: Give donations to One Fund Boston, not me

Boston boat owner: Give donations to One Fund Boston, not me | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
David Henneberry, owner of the boat that the Boston Marathon bombing suspect was found hiding in, says he doesn't want the online donations that are pouring in.
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Twitter / WOODTV8WEB: #news8 The view from inside ...

Twitter / WOODTV8WEB: #news8 The view from inside ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
RT @WOODTV: The view from inside - and currently partially underwater - along the Grand River in Grand Rapids #wmiwx http://t.co/uZmCgen1BP
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Preparing to install the world's largest underwater observatory - R & D Magazine

Preparing to install the world's largest underwater observatory - R & D Magazine | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Preparing to install the world's largest underwater observatory
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This is crunch time for University of Washington preparations to build the world's largest underwater observatory.
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Owatonna Diving Club celebrates 50 years

Owatonna Diving Club celebrates 50 years | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
OWATONNA — Even founding member Don Matejcek admits that Owatonna is a weird place for Minnesota's largest diving club. (Owatonna Diving Club celebrates 50 years: Scuba diving got started in Owatonna in 1961 when local teacher John...
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When a Volcano Erupts Underwater

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  You don't get to see this too often. Here is a video of a Volcano erupting underwater and some of the after effects. I would have loved to have been on this dive.    
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Abby W's curator insight, April 26, 2013 9:49 AM

This is about a volcano erupting underwater in the Pacific Ocean

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How to Open a Dive Resort - Diary of a Divemistress - DIVE.in

How to Open a Dive Resort - Diary of a Divemistress - DIVE.in | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Are you dreaming of building and opening your own dive resort? Here is first hand experiences from two divers on how to build a scuba resort in the tropics.
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Neptune Memorial Reef: An Underwater Cemetery | Amusing Planet

Neptune Memorial Reef: An Underwater Cemetery | Amusing Planet | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Originally known as the Atlantis Memorial Reef, the Neptune Memorial Reef is an underwater mausoleum for cremated remains. Located 3.25 miles east of Key Biscayne in Miami, Florida, it is also the world's largest ...
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7 Amazing Underwater Nature Photographers

7 Amazing Underwater Nature Photographers | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
7 Amazing Underwater Nature Photographers http://t.co/V6eMzip7Ms #nature #photography
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7 Underwater Wonders of the World - Wunderground.com (blog)

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7 Underwater Wonders of the World
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CEDAM International, a non-profit group of divers dedicated to ocean conservation, put together their own list of the Seven Underwater Wonders of the World.
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Secretary of state for Scotland visits the underwater centre - OilVoice (press release)

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Secretary of state for Scotland visits the underwater centre
OilVoice (press release)
The recent Oil and Gas Strategy announced by the UK government highlighted a future skills shortage as one of the key issues to be addressed.
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Divers lucky to be alive after strong current pulls them out to sea - KHON2

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Divers lucky to be alive after strong current pulls them out to sea
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He and his friend, both experienced and certified scuba divers, headed out Thursday morning along the cliffs of Makapuu.
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Florida Caves

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This is another great dive cave-diving video of the Devil's Cave system and Peacock Springs. It make me wish I was back down there. Great use of lighting with smooth video.
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LED devices let divers talk underwater - SmartPlanet.com (blog)

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LED devices let divers talk underwater
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When a diver wishes to talk to another underwater, the diver says their message — and then once converted into LED signals, the data is transmitted to the other diver.
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Pirate ship for sale in St. Louis (no, we're not kidding)

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There's a pirate ship for sale in St. Louis. We really like it.
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Underwater robot can search for missing black boxes - The Engineer

Underwater robot can search for missing black boxes - The Engineer | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater robot can search for missing black boxes The Engineer The I-AUV (autonomous underwater vehicle for intervention) developed by project Trident, which includes researchers from Spain, Italy, Portugal and the UK, combines an ability to map...
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Hangout Underwater in the Great Barrier Reef - National Geographic

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Hangout Underwater in the Great Barrier Reef
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Through the use of an underwater tablet, we'll explore the Great Barrier Reef through the eyes of the Catlin Seaview Survey expedition.
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Photo by umar_maniku • Instagram

Bit of scuba diving history! Imagine a 1st stage that weighs 2kg which comes with an alarm mechanism as these things had a tendency to fail back in those days! Scubapro fans this is the great, great, great, grandfather of your regulators!
umar_maniku's photo on Instagram (Bit of scuba diving history!
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Scuba divers return to Wastwater to search for tail section of plane that ... - The Westmorland Gazette

Scuba divers return to Wastwater to search for tail section of plane that ...
The Westmorland Gazette
SCUBA divers will return to a Cumbrian lake this weekend where three World War Two airmen perished in a fatal plane crash.
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Twitter / ATJogia: When deep sea diving pack a ...

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RT @ATJogia: When deep sea diving pack a umbrella. http://t.co/46UB7n1xXD
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World's First Underwater Spa Opens in Maldives - Indiatimes.com

World's First Underwater Spa Opens in Maldives - Indiatimes.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
World's First Underwater Spa Opens in Maldives Indiatimes.com The underwater treatment rooms, which took 12 months to construct, are made of a solid-cast resin to create an underwater structure that could be set in the open ocean with minimal...
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Longest underwater clean-up record set - The Borneo Post

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Astro Awani Longest underwater clean-up record set The Borneo Post KOTA KINABALU: Astro has successfully set a new Guinesss World Records title for the longest underwater clean up where 134 Astro Kasih volunteer divers completed over 168...
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Raspberry Pi-powers DIY autonomous underwater vehicle - CNET

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Raspberry Pi-powers DIY autonomous underwater vehicle
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Sponsored by Raspberry Pi seller RS Components, Team Coconut Pi took third place in the 2013 Singapore Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Challenge.
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Bob Meistrell: Scuba diving with the stars - Easy Reader News

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Bob Meistrell: Scuba diving with the stars
Easy Reader News
“I do recall one pretty good lobster story where I ended up breathing through my ears,” Bob Meistrell said when asked about the Hollywood stars he taught to dive.
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First 3D sonar cloak could lead to invisible underwater mines ...

First 3D sonar cloak could lead to invisible underwater mines ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A new study claims to have made a small plastic sphere invisible to sonar. ...
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