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Diving into Gibraltar's past

Diving into Gibraltar's past | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
James Bryce comes face-to-face with Gibraltar's sea-faring past - and some cross-dressing snails - while diving in the waters around the Rock.
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Reducing underwater noise for Scuba Santa and other divers | 91.7 WVXU News

Reducing underwater noise for Scuba Santa and other divers | 91.7 WVXU News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
91.7 WVXU, Cincinnati Public Radio...
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Metro Detroiters react to helium shortage

Metro Detroiters react to helium shortage | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A growing number of Party City locations are running out of their in-store helium tanks. The gas is in high demand and used in everything from aerospace and nuclear power to MRIs and balloons.

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Dive In || Gulf Coast Business Review | Tampa Bay, Bradenton, Sarasota, Fort Myers, Naples

Dive In || Gulf Coast Business Review | Tampa Bay, Bradenton, Sarasota, Fort Myers, Naples | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Thomas Contreras’s life was in shatters. But his patented invention, a tool for fishermen and divers, could be his salvation.
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What is an Acceptable Depth for a Public Safety Diver? | SDI | TDI | ERDI

What is an Acceptable Depth for a Public Safety Diver? | SDI | TDI | ERDI | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
What is an Acceptable Depth 4 a Public Safety Diver?
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Underwater Archaeologists Dig Deep For Iconic Privateer Captain Henry ... - Sacramento Bee

Popular MechanicsUnderwater Archaeologists Dig Deep For Iconic Privateer Captain Henry ...Sacramento BeeMost people associate Captain Morgan with spiced rum, but he was also an iconic historical figure who accomplished incredible feats throughout...
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Scuba Obsessed Episode 123 – Plenty of paddlefish – Scuba Obsessed

Scuba Obsessed Episode 123 – Plenty of paddlefish – Scuba Obsessed | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Mack, Jim, Dave and Darrin catch-up on two weeks of scuba news and diving. Mack discusses underwater communication systems. Dave talks about North Point Quarry in Ohio.

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Pictures: Strange New Fish Found Deep off New Zealand

Pictures: Strange New Fish Found Deep off New Zealand | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A flabby whalefish, a slickhead, and a white rattail are among the weird fish hauled up during a recent New Zealand deep-sea expedition.
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North needs better underwater search equipment, says widow - North - CBC News

North needs better underwater search equipment, says widow - North - CBC News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The widow of a man whose body was missing for five years in N.W.T.'s Giauque Lake says the North needs better equipment to conduct underwater searches.
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Diver identifies North-East built steamer SS Ladoga - 109 years after sinking - The Northern Echo

Diver identifies North-East built steamer SS Ladoga - 109 years after sinking - The Northern Echo | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Diver identifies North-East built steamer SS Ladoga - 109 years after sinkingThe Northern EchoDIVER has identified a shipwreck that has lain on the seabed for more than 100 years as a North- East steamship.
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Happenings: Underwater Archaeology on ABC

Happenings: Underwater Archaeology on ABC | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Underwater archaeology project to air on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ If you love Bobcats and buccaneers, you may want to tune in to the Jimmy Kimmel Live! show on July 24, 25 and 26. On each o... (RT @txst: On ABC at 11 p.m.
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Getting Rigged for Deep Diving… | SDI | TDI | ERDI

Getting Rigged for Deep Diving… | SDI | TDI | ERDI | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
By far the majority of jobs for Public Safety Dive Teams are carried out in shallow water. Certainly it may be muddy, polluted, swiftly moving and otherwise extremely hazardous, but the added complications that come when ...
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BBC - Earth News - Hammerhead shark mystery solved

BBC - Earth News - Hammerhead shark mystery solved | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A hammerhead shark's unusual shape gives it outstanding vision, according to a study which may solve a centuries-old mystery.
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Underwater Robots: University of Michigan Engineering http ...

Underwater Robots: University of Michigan Engineering http ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Ryan Eustice talks about Michigan's progress with underwater autonomous systems. Inspection of ship hulls and offshore marine structures using autonomous underwater vehicles has emerged as a unique and challenging ...
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South Carolina students to excavate shipwreck at Harbour Town

A team of University of South Carolina maritime archaeologists will be on the beach near Harbour Town on Hilton Head Island Friday to train a group of students on how to get an unidentified shipwreck to reveal its secrets.
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Boat passengers get letters from attorney on scuba diving death

A lawyer with Prenner and Marvel, representing Coastal Scuba, sent letters to three people asking them to use caution when speaking to the media.
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Underwater ‘electrical outlets’ put in place for cabled ocean observatory project | UW Today

Underwater ‘electrical outlets’ put in place for cabled ocean observatory project | UW Today | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

The first U.S. cabled ocean observatory reached a milestone on July 14 with the installation of a node 9,500 feet deep off the coast of Oregon.

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Monkey Dive in Fresh Water

Captain Jitka of Shipwreck Explorers grabs a tank and does a monkey dive to see what's happening on the Prins Willem V.
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Shop dives into Old Town - Lompoc Record

Shop dives into Old Town - Lompoc Record | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Shop dives into Old TownLompoc RecordThe new owners of Ocean Sports Scuba & Freediving have relocated in Old Town, in the 100 block of South H Street.
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Sunken World War II submarine found off Nantucket - Telegraph

Sunken World War II submarine found off Nantucket - Telegraph | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Divers have discovered a World War II-era German submarine nearly 70 years after it sank under withering US attack in waters off Nantucket.
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Underwater tourism: There's nowhere to go but down

Underwater tourism: There's nowhere to go but down | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A growing interest in underwater tourism is fueling a number of out-of-this-world projects. (Underwater tourism: There's nowhere to go but down - Yahoo!
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Autonomous Underwater robots – another very active market area for robotics | Teresa Escrig

Autonomous Underwater robots – another very active market area for robotics | Teresa Escrig | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Knowledge and Possibilities to Empower People (ROBCITO Aquático!
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Divers uncover two wrecked planes - KPLC-TV

Divers uncover two wrecked planes - KPLC-TV | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

Divers uncover two wrecked planesKPLC-TVST. AUGUSTINE, FL (WTLV/NBC) – Florida divers uncover two wrecked planes on the sea floor. Diver Joe Kistel is the executive director of TISIRI, and his crews dive and map artificial reefs.

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Whale shark sucks fish out of hole in fishing net - Conservation International (CI)

http://www.conservation.org On a recent expedition to Indonesia's Cendrawasih Bay, Conservation International's Mark Erdmann learned how whale sharks often c... @SydneyDivers

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