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Scuba diving gauges the depths of personal fitness: Stretching Out - Plain Dealer

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Scuba diving gauges the depths of personal fitness: Stretching Out
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KEY LARGO, Fla. -- I wasn't looking for a workout when I went scuba diving on a recent trip to South Florida.
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International Space Station photograph captures giant underwater wave spread ... - The Independent

International Space Station photograph captures giant underwater wave spread ... - The Independent | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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International Space Station photograph captures giant underwater wave spread ...
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Internal waves are created by different water densities moving over ocean features such as underwater mountains or continental shelves.
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The Power of Distinctive Specialties - New SCUBA Marketing

The Power of Distinctive Specialties - New SCUBA Marketing | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Distinctive specialties can make better divers and bring in extra income for an instructor, but can also promote negative aspects of the diving industry.
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Curaçao to Host International Scientific Diving Symposium - Curacao Chronicle

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Curacao Chronicle Curaçao to Host International Scientific Diving Symposium Curacao Chronicle WILLEMSTAD – Dutch Caribbean Business – Later this year the island of Curaçao will host a joint international scientific diving symposium from October 23...
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Bubbles are created by plants under the ice releasing methane - Daily Mail

Bubbles are created by plants under the ice releasing methane - Daily Mail | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Bubbles are created by plants under the ice releasing methane
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These stunning images reveal that even in the most inhospitable of environments, life can thrive - and create incredibly beautiful effects as it does.
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Barclyas's Chiwata Is Swapping His Spreadsheets for Scuba - Businessweek

Barclyas's Chiwata Is Swapping His Spreadsheets for Scuba - Businessweek | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Barclyas's Chiwata Is Swapping His Spreadsheets for Scuba Businessweek Koichiro Chiwata, head of Japan equity research at Barclays Plc, is trading in his spreadsheets for the blue waters of Okinawa, ending a career that spanned the country's 1980s...
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Scuba Obsessed Episode 148 – Right Until Someone Proves You Wrong

Scuba Obsessed Episode 148 – Right Until Someone Proves You Wrong | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:23 — 48.9MB) Mac, Jim and Darrin huddle around the podcasting computer due to a disappointing lack of ice and plenty of Scuba to talk abou...
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Naked envionmentalist takes an underwater stand for shark awareness - Examiner.com

Naked envionmentalist takes an underwater stand for shark awareness - Examiner.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Naked envionmentalist takes an underwater stand for shark awareness
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Rochat, a member of the Women Scuba Divers Hall of Fame, is also known as the “Shark Warrior” in the scuba diving and environmental industries.
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Jerry Hall and daughter pose topless together - for tuna

Jerry Hall and daughter pose topless together - for tuna | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
It certainly isn’t a new tactic, but it sure does work: going nude for a cause.
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2,000-year-old treasure hoards discovered in Black Sea fortress

2,000-year-old treasure hoards discovered in Black Sea fortress | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
By Owen JarusLiveScience
Residents of a town under siege by the Roman army about 2,000 years ago buried two hoards of treasure in the town's citadel — treasure recently excavated by archaeologists.
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Art Exhibit, Once Under Water, On Display in Key West - NBC 6 South Florida

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Barnacles, algae and other marine organisms grew on them and slight water leaks altered the images to create the work being exhibited on land.
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Diving for used golf balls: the most dangerous job in golf - Golf.com

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Diving for used golf balls: the most dangerous job in golf
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What he's holding out for is another matter. Golf-ball diving is unforgiving work, physically demanding and rife with perils.
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Dubai frontrunner in buying underwater 'Discus' hotel: report - Emirates 24/7

Dubai frontrunner in buying underwater 'Discus' hotel: report - Emirates 24/7 | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Emirates 24/7 Dubai frontrunner in buying underwater 'Discus' hotel: report Emirates 24/7 In a newsletter issued on January 10, 2013, the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency said the prototype of underwater hotel would be created in...
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Diving supervisor from Dover fined for risking fellow diver's life at Ramsgate ... - This is Kent

Diving supervisor from Dover fined for risking fellow diver's life at Ramsgate ...
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Minding Moby: Underwater robots protect rare whales | iSGTW

Minding Moby: Underwater robots protect rare whales | iSGTW | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The gliders are equipped with an underwater microphone and an iridium satellite antenna. The vehicle surfaces every few hours to get a GPS position and transmit data to shore-side computers. Image courtesy Nadine Lysiak, ...
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Deep Impact: Prof leads record diving expedition in Texas cave - Your Houston News

Deep Impact: Prof leads record diving expedition in Texas cave - Your Houston News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Deep Impact: Prof leads record diving expedition in Texas cave Your Houston News Tom Iliffe, professor of marine biology and one of the world's most experienced cave diving scientists, led a diving team on a seven-day trip to explore, map and...
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Jet Sub Fires Underwater Rockets | Modern Mechanix

Jet Sub Fires Underwater Rockets | Modern Mechanix | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The powerful Walther hydrogen-peroxide gas turbine went a step farther, promising phenomenal underwater speeds with no air intake required at all! V-2 missiles were being readied by the Germans for sub-surface launching ...
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Beautiful interactive map illustrates every underwater internet cable - The Verge

Beautiful interactive map illustrates every underwater internet cable - The Verge | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Beautiful interactive map illustrates every underwater internet cable The Verge TeleGeography has released the revamped 2013 version of its submarine internet cable map, and it's way better-looking and significantly more informative than the...
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Will Deep-sea Mining Yield an Underwater Gold Rush? - National Geographic

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Will Deep-sea Mining Yield an Underwater Gold Rush?
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A mile beneath the ocean's waves waits a buried cache beyond any treasure hunter's wildest dreams: gold, copper, zinc, and other valuable minerals.
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Amazing video of dolphin seeking help from scuba divers - AMERICAblog (blog)

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Amazing video of dolphin seeking help from scuba divers
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It turns out that the dolphin had fishing line and a hook stuck on one of its fins, so it approached a group of divers who were watching manta rays at night near Kona, Hawaii.
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Our World-Underwater Expo looking for volunteers

Our World-Underwater Expo looking for volunteers | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Our World-Underwater Expo looking for volunteer http://t.co/5CpraMuq #scuba #ocean #scubanews #sports #Patrick_Hammer
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US nuclear attack submarine hits fishing vessel in Gulf

WASHINGTON -- A nuclear-powered American attack submarine hit a fishing trawler after it passed through the Strait of Hormuz into the Persian Gulf on Thursday, a Navy official said.
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Casio Announces Underwater Transceiver for Scuba Divers -- Tech ...

Casio Announces Underwater Transceiver for Scuba Divers -- Tech ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Casio Announces Underwater Transceiver for Scuba Divers --- Tech-On! is a one-stop online technology news portal published in English, Japanese, and Chinese, and is run by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
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Halifax police investigating theft of scuba tanks from shop - CTV News

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Halifax police investigating theft of scuba tanks from shop
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Police are investigating the unusual theft of three scuba tanks from a divers supply shop in Halifax.
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Desert Tortoises Can Hear Better Underwater - Yahoo! News (blog)

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Desert Tortoises Can Hear Better Underwater
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Desert tortoises, as their name suggests, don't encounter many large bodies of water.
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