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The Most Important British Vessel Sunk Off the Chinese Coast You’ve Never Heard Of

The Most Important British Vessel Sunk Off the Chinese Coast You’ve Never Heard Of | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
As Titanic fever sweeps China, a pair of filmmakers are hoping to draw attention to the nearly forgotten sinking of another British vessel, this one a submarine off the Chinese coast.
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Conservation Infographic : Sharks : Discovery Channel

Conservation Infographic : Sharks : Discovery Channel | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Explore sharks with the Shark Conservation infographic.
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National Geographic Reveals James Cameron Dive Documentary | Ecorazzi

National Geographic Reveals James Cameron Dive Documentary | Ecorazzi | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
National Geographic announces a 3-D special documenting James Cameron's record-breaking dive into the Marian Trench, set to air Sunday at 9 p.m.
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Illegal Bomb Fishing Rapidly Reducing Pristine Komodo Reefs To Rubble - Mongabay - Democratic Underground

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Lapu spearheads coastal cleanup

The Lapu-Lapu City government spearheaded a coastal and underwater cleanup on Monday morning along the seawaters of Crimson Resort and Hotel in barangay Mactan in celebration of the Earth Day and as part of the Kadaugan sa Mactan activities.
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2012 Winners | The Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at the University of Miami

2012 Winners | The Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at the University of Miami | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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Man, 61, to face paua poaching charges - Taranaki Daily News

Man, 61, to face paua poaching charges - Taranaki Daily News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Taranaki Daily NewsMan, 61, to face paua poaching chargesTaranaki Daily NewsHe allegedly used scuba diving gear to poach 250 paua, which were found shucked in a large sack hidden in long grass at a Wellington beach last week.
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Take a tour of the abandoned remains of The Abyss movie set

Take a tour of the abandoned remains of The Abyss movie set | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
We recently saw how James Cameron built the undersea set for the 1987 filming of The Abyss at the unfinished Cherokee Nuclear Plant outside of Gaffney, South Carolina.

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Stunning Photos of the Underwater Life | Photography, Design ...

Stunning Photos of the Underwater Life | Photography, Design ... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Pin It Breathtaking pictures taken by Russian diver, zoologist and sea fauna researcher Alexander Semenov show us the spectacular underwater creatures, many of which are very rare and uncommon. Related Posts Stunning ...
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Toronto startup goes underwater for energy storage

Toronto startup goes underwater for energy storage | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
If land-based wind turbines are a bird's worst nightmare, it will be interesting to see how the fish in Lake Ontario react to giant underwater "accumulators" that will store compressed air to feed back into the electric grid.
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NC coast among best places to dive - Jacksonville Daily News

NC coast among best places to dive - Jacksonville Daily News | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
NC coast among best places to diveJacksonville Daily NewsMOREHEAD CITY — If you are looking to do a little SCUBA diving, the North Carolina coast is a good place to be.
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Things to Know With Jean-Michel Cousteau - Santa Barbara Independent

Things to Know With Jean-Michel Cousteau - Santa Barbara Independent | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Things to Know With Jean-Michel CousteauSanta Barbara IndependentBy Lyz Hoffman Jean-Michel Cousteau, eldest son of the late, great Jacques Cousteau, is no stranger to recognition for his ocean-related activism: he's an Emmy Award winner, a Peabody...
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NH Divers Find Rare Artillery Shell

NH Divers Find Rare Artillery Shell | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
CHICHESTER, N.H. -- A day of diving turns up a potentially explosive find when local divers working near Portsmouth Naval Shipyard come across a rare artillery shell from the Civil War era. Saturday, April 21, 2012.
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Braving the deep in the name of ocean exploration - Michael Harlow has been scuba diving for more than half of his life seeking underwater adventure in every corner of the earth. He has explored pi...

Braving the deep in the name of ocean exploration - Michael Harlow has been scuba diving for more than half of his life seeking underwater adventure in every corner of the earth. He has explored pi... | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Braving the deep in the name of ocean exploration - Michael Harlow has been scuba diving for more than half of his life seeking underwater adventure in every corner of the earth. He has explored picturesque coral reefs and dramatic shipwrecks as a...
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Corporation helps spread word about diving spots

Scuba enthusiasts rave about the quality of diving in the Nanaimo area and the Nanaimo Economic Development...
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Wichita fire crews stage dramatic rescue to save trapped dog in creek - KansasCity.com

Wichita fire crews stage dramatic rescue to save trapped dog in creek - KansasCity.com | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The rescue of Taz the dog from floodwaters on Thursday encompassed despair, scuba gear, tears of grief, concrete saws, tears of joy, sledge hammers, about 20 of Wichita’s most highly trained heavy rescue firefighters, eight fire trucks, goodness...
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Scuba Divers Search for Potatoes and Smash Fundraising Goal - Your News - The Manly Daily

Scuba Divers Search for Potatoes and Smash Fundraising Goal - Your News - The Manly Daily | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Perfect sunny weather and clear diving conditions gave Manly scuba divers a chance to smash their...
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Team cut away 100m fishing net caught on wreck

Team cut away 100m fishing net caught on wreck | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A PLYMOUTH dive boat skipper has enabled a team of volunteer divers to clear a popular wreck of dangerous netting threatening divers and wildlife.Doug Allen took his specialist dive boat Outcast 17...
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Scuba Diving Movies for Beginners – 5 of the Best | Extreme Sports X

Scuba Diving Movies for Beginners – 5 of the Best | Extreme Sports X | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Whether you are new to diving or just thinking about getting started, movies are a great way for you to learn about the sport.
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Geographic Travels: To Scale Chart of Underwater Depths

Geographic Travels: To Scale Chart of Underwater Depths | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
To Scale Chart of Underwater Depths. The online comic xkcd has made another geography-related post which shows underwater and underground depths to scale. The chart is as massive as it is fascinating, be sure to click to ...
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When mermaids are not creatures of myth - New Straits Times

When mermaids are not creatures of myth - New Straits Times | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
New Straits TimesWhen mermaids are not creatures of mythNew Straits TimesAfter years of practice, the mermaid movement became second nature to the 27-year-old scuba-diving instructor.
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Scuba granny - ABC Online (blog)

Scuba granny - ABC Online (blog) | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Scuba grannyABC Online (blog)She's preparing to come out of scuba-diving retirement and take the plunge off a remote island near Borneo next month.
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