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Softball-sized eyeball washes up on Florida beach

Softball-sized eyeball washes up on Florida beach | DiverSync | Scoop.it
It's not that body parts never wash ashore on Florida beaches.
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Divers find lost towns under South Carolina lake

Divers find lost towns under South Carolina lake | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Lake Murray, S.C. (WLTX) - Each year, thousands of people enjoy a day on Lake Murray, whether it's boating or swimming. But how much do you really know about history of the body of water? 
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Britain to gift Arctic shipwrecks to Canada

Britain to gift Arctic shipwrecks to Canada | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Britain will gift to Canada the two shipwrecks from explorer Sir John Franklin's storied Arctic expedition.The defence ministry said Monday that ownership of the ill-fated HMS Erebus and HMS Terror -- in their era the crown jewels of the Royal Navy -- would be formally transferred to Canada's parks service in the coming weeks.
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Scuba Diving in Lake Malawi, One of the Best Fresh Water Diving Locations in the World

Scuba Diving in Lake Malawi, One of the Best Fresh Water Diving Locations in the World | DiverSync | Scoop.it
When most people think of Lake diving, it automatically invokes the image of cold water, poor visibility and scarce aquatic life. Diving in Lake Malawi will change those preconceptions for ever- Lake Malawi contains over 1000 different fis
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5 Most Valuable World War II Treasures Still Missing Today (Watch)

5 Most Valuable World War II Treasures Still Missing Today (Watch) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Trillions of dollars worth of jewelry, gold, and fine art were reported missing or stolen after World War II ended. Is some of the loot buried in a secret
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60 Perfectly Preserved Ancient Shipwrecks Found in Dead Zone of Black Sea (Photos)

60 Perfectly Preserved Ancient Shipwrecks Found in Dead Zone of Black Sea (Photos) | DiverSync | Scoop.it
60 fantastically preserved ancient shipwrecks were recently discovered at the bottom of the Black Sea, in an oxygen-free zone known as a “dead zone.” They include galleys from various ancient empires, such as the Byzantine, Roman, and Ottoman empires. Scientists were using underwater robots to survey the effects of climate change off the coast of …

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10 Shipwrecks You Can Visit

10 Shipwrecks You Can Visit | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.
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Researchers discover two historic shipwrecks in Thunder Bay

Researchers discover two historic shipwrecks in Thunder Bay | DiverSync | Scoop.it
ALPENA -- On May 23, researchers from NOAA’s Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, NOAA’s Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab and the University of Delaware discovered two previously unknown shipwrecks nearly 300 feet below the surface of Lake Huron. Approximately 15 miles northeast of Presque Isle, these discoveries were made during an exploratory research project funded…
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Rolling in the Deep: 6 Famous Shipwrecks You Can Actually Visit

Rolling in the Deep: 6 Famous Shipwrecks You Can Actually Visit | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Submerge yourself in rich world history with a visit to one of these six famous shipwrecks. Divers are welcome at most, but some can be found on foot.
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31 Scuba Divers Share The Creepiest Thing That Happened To Them While Underwater.

31 Scuba Divers Share The Creepiest Thing That Happened To Them While Underwater. | DiverSync | Scoop.it
'You're gonna need a bigger boat.'
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Of shipwrecks and sovereignty

Of shipwrecks and sovereignty | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Something dramatic is emerging from the Arctic ice and it is not just John Franklin's recently discovered ships Erebus and Terror. The discovery of Franklin's ships, lost searching for the Northwest Passage in 1845, has been overshadowed by dramatic revelations of archaeologica
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British treasure hunters discover chest in a sunken ship that could contain up to $130 million of Nazi gold

British treasure hunters discover chest in a sunken ship that could contain up to $130 million of Nazi gold | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Following the Allied landings in Normandy in 1944, the defeat of Nazi Germany loomed. With Soviet forces closing in from the east and Western Allies crossi
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Teaching Your Kids to Dive: PADI Junior Rescue Diver

Teaching Your Kids to Dive: PADI Junior Rescue Diver | DiverSync | Scoop.it
In the sixth of our series on dive programs for children, we’ll cover everything you need to know about the PADI Junior Rescue Diver Course. 
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WWII History is Alive in the Solomon Islands

WWII History is Alive in the Solomon Islands | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Solomon Islands is a famed dive destination, partially for the World War II wrecks in its waters. But there's plenty of history to see topside as well.
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20 pictures that will make you wonder why you’ve never tried Scuba Diving

20 pictures that will make you wonder why you’ve never tried Scuba Diving | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Scuba Diving Have you ever tried Scuba Diving? I had never considered it until we were at Iberostar Cozumel for the first time. We went on a snorkeling trip and I was jealous of the divers below us. Funny because Diving had never crossed my mind before that! After talking to my boyfriend, he also…
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Archaeologists Discover Perfectly Preserved 2000-Year-Old Roman Ship, 20 Other Shipwrecks in Black Sea Off Bulgaria’s Coast - Archaeology in Bulgaria

Archaeologists Discover Perfectly Preserved 2000-Year-Old Roman Ship, 20 Other Shipwrecks in Black Sea Off Bulgaria’s Coast - Archaeology in Bulgaria | DiverSync | Scoop.it
A perfectly preserved almost 2,000-year-old Roman ship is the most intriguing discovery from the third and final research season of the international Black Sea MAP underwater archaeology project – among a total of 20 other previously unknown ancient an
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Explore a 16th-Century Underwater Battlefield

Explore a 16th-Century Underwater Battlefield | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The warship Mars sank in a 1564 naval battle, and archaeologists have now reconstructed its wreck site in 3D.
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Aston Martin Has Unveiled a $4 Million Submarine

Aston Martin Has Unveiled a $4 Million Submarine | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The British car company plans to begin revving its engines under water.
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Who Should Take the PADI Self-Reliant Diver Specialty?

Who Should Take the PADI Self-Reliant Diver Specialty? | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The buddy system is key when it comes to safe scuba diving, but the PADI self-reliant diver specialty teaches divers how to handle emergencies on their own.
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Found: Two Shipwrecks Deep in a Shipwreck Graveyard

Found: Two Shipwrecks Deep in a Shipwreck Graveyard | DiverSync | Scoop.it
The Ohio and Choctaw sank in "Shipwreck Alley."
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NOAA Marine Sanctuary Shipwrecks: the SS Winfield Scott

NOAA Marine Sanctuary Shipwrecks: the SS Winfield Scott | DiverSync | Scoop.it
National marine sanctuaries protect spectacular ocean and Great Lakes resources in the United States, including shipwrecks like the SS Winfield Scott.
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How to Make Underwater Bubble Rings

How to Make Underwater Bubble Rings | DiverSync | Scoop.it
If you’ve ever been curious about how to make underwater bubble rings, here are a few easy steps to follow.
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One of the fastest ships in history may finally be used again since its last use in 1952 ...

One of the fastest ships in history may finally be used again since its last use in 1952 ... | DiverSync | Scoop.it
For enthusiastic maritime historians, this is something incredible! The S.S. United States may finally have a chance to be put to use again on the vast oce
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Great Lakes, Great Secrets: Unearthing Shipwrecks in Lake Michigan

Great Lakes, Great Secrets: Unearthing Shipwrecks in Lake Michigan | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Deep beneath the surface of Lake Michigan, hundreds of wrecked ships lie dormant, teeming with undiscovered artifacts. It's up to Caitlin Zant, a maritime archaeologist with the Wisconsin Historical Society, to venture underwater and unearth the secrets buried in the Lake's cold waters. Get ready for a plunge hundreds of years in the making.
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Technical Diving for Beginners

Technical Diving for Beginners | DiverSync | Scoop.it
Entry-level courses make technical diving for beginners an attainable challenge. Are you ready to enter the world of tech?
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Dunkirk beach - Shipwrecks

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A couple of years ago, well before we knew there would be a movie made about it, I visited the Dunkirk beaches. There still are two ship wrecks from th
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