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SyFy follows up Sharknado with Avalanche Sharks trailer

SyFy follows up Sharknado with Avalanche Sharks trailer | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Just when you thought the joke was dead.
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Yup, I am sure this one will win an award!

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Australian diver survives 2nd shark attack

Australian diver survives 2nd shark attack | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A diver bitten by a shark off Australia's southwest coast was recovering in a hospital on Wednesday after surviving his second shark attack in nine years.
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Guest Blogger: How I overcame my fear of Sharks

Guest Blogger: How I overcame my fear of Sharks | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
SCUBA diving is not something I ever had a desire to do. In fact, i never even considered the possibility until recently. I mean, I love nature, and animal; I also enjoy learning about such things....
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Sponges solve coral reef mystery

Sponges solve coral reef mystery | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The mystery of how coral reefs thrive in ocean deserts has been solved – sponges are the “unsung heroes” holding the delicate ecosystem together, scientists say.
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SCUBA Travel's curator insight, October 9, 2013 4:21 PM

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Lorraine Chaffer's curator insight, October 18, 2013 6:55 PM

Maine environments - natural processes

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SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Secrets to Saving Air

SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Secrets to Saving Air | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Do you consistently run through your gas supply faster than other divers on the boat? Do you frequently have to end the dive before the rest of the group? What's going on? And what can you do about it?

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Top Five Lenses for New SLR Owners

Top Five Lenses for New SLR Owners | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

This is no easy question to answer. Lens selection for an SLR depends on intent of use, subject choice and years of trial and error before you know what lenses are right for you. However, we have taken the time to throw together this “Top Five Lenses for New SLR Owners,” to give you the best start possible.

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Rescue at Twin Caves- A Lesson for SCUBA Divers | Florida Dive Connection

Rescue at Twin Caves- A Lesson for SCUBA Divers | Florida Dive Connection | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Young SCUBA diver is rescued from a water filled cave by Edd Sorenson
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How an ex-Mountie's 10-year, $700,000 narwhal-tusk smuggling scheme came crashing down

How an ex-Mountie's 10-year, $700,000 narwhal-tusk smuggling scheme came crashing down | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Albertan Gregory Logan, who smuggled as many as 250 narwhal tusks past U.S. border guards, faces a fine of $385,000 and an eight-month conditional sentence
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Radioactive Bluefin Tuna Caught Off California Coast - Liberals Unite

Radioactive Bluefin Tuna Caught Off California Coast - Liberals Unite | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Every bluefin tuna tested in the waters off California has shown to be contaminated with radiation that originated in Fukushima. Every single one. Over a year ago, in May of 2012, the Wall Street Journal reported on a Stanford University study.
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MORE::  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/22/radioactive-fish_n_2743899.html

 

 

 

I expect the countries involved don't want a mass hysteria and so it's kept quiet !!! 

 

 

 

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Top 5 Places to Dive in South East Asia

Top 5 Places to Dive in South East Asia | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
South East Asia boasts some of the world’s most outstanding dive sites. While plenty stick to snorkeling here in the shallow, calm waters, many also learn to scuba dive here.
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The Scuba News | All the latest news from the world of Scuba Diving!

The Scuba News | All the latest news from the world of Scuba Diving! | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
All the latest news from the world of Scuba Diving!
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Sea lion taunts GREAT WHITE SHARK by biting its tail

Sea lion taunts GREAT WHITE SHARK by biting its tail | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The 15-minute chase was captured near Guadalupe Island off the Mexican coast by Swiss photographer Marc Henauer.
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Check out these amazing photos of a seal taunting great white! 

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LOOK: It's Time To Go Underwater Hiking

LOOK: It's Time To Go Underwater Hiking | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Have you ever wanted go hiking ... underwater? Well, look no further.
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Rare Bramble Shark caught by fishermen

Rare Bramble Shark caught by fishermen | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
KARACHI - A 1.6 meter Bramble Shark was caught by fishermen off the coast of Pakistan has created a stir in the Karachi Fish Harbour which is being attributed to be a hybrid between fish and a shark.
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Your Dive Computer Fails: Now What?

Your Dive Computer Fails: Now What? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Failure of a dive computer usually means you must immediately abort the dive, but even that process is hampered by a lack of important safety information. More perplexing: If computer failure happe...
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News - Scientists baffled by massive starfish die-off in B.C. - The Weather Network

News - Scientists baffled by massive starfish die-off in B.C. - The Weather Network | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Sunflower sea stars have almost completely vanished from waters surrounding Vancouver, and scientists can't explain why.
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9 Reasons Why Regulators Leak (And How to Fix 'Em)

Scuba Diving magazine's guide to spotting, identifying and fixing every type of air leak known to diving.
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Shipwreck hunters find another sunken freighter in Lake Superior; may be Great Lakes' deepest | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

Shipwreck hunters find another sunken freighter in Lake Superior; may be Great Lakes' deepest | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
WITH VIDEO: For 60 years, the wreck of the freighter Scotiadoc slumbered undiscovered in the shadow of the Sleeping Giant.
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Costa Concordia: underwater footage shows divers' inspection

The video released by the Italian Firefighters Diving Corps shows rescuers inspecting the ship while furniture and personal belongings from the vessel drift ...
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Any Animal That Touches This Lethal Lake Turns to Stone

Any Animal That Touches This Lethal Lake Turns to Stone | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
There's a deceptively still body of water in Tanzania with a deadly secret—it turns any animal it touches to stone.
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SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Salvage of Shipwreck Gold May Resume in 2014

SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Salvage of Shipwreck Gold May Resume in 2014 | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

The sinking side-wheel steamer Central America of South Carolina in a hurricane in 1857 was one of the worst shipping disasters of the Gold Rush era. Hundreds of people were lost, many of them dying with the treasure they had dug out of the California gold fields.

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Hundreds Feared Lost in Shipwreck off Italy

Hundreds Feared Lost in Shipwreck off Italy | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A boat, bound across the Mediterranean from Misrata, Libya to Europe with 500± illegal immigrants crammed on it, caught fire, capsized and sank on Thursday October 3, 2013.
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7 Tips on Dive-Boat Etiquette

7 Tips on Dive-Boat Etiquette | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The majority of the best dives still require a boat - here are a few quick tips to help you fit right in on board.
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