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TV underwater cameraman tells tales of his work - Swindon Advertiser

TV underwater cameraman tells tales of his work - Swindon Advertiser | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Swindon Advertiser TV underwater cameraman tells tales of his work Swindon Advertiser SWINDON Sub-Aqua Club is inviting people to attend a talk by BBC under water cameraman Doug Allan, who has worked on natural life programmes with David...
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Doomed 19th-Century Arctic Explorers Suffer in 'The Terror,' But Their Real Story Was Even Worse

Doomed 19th-Century Arctic Explorers Suffer in 'The Terror,' But Their Real Story Was Even Worse | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A 19th-century ocean journey made by adventurers who intended to navigate the Northwest Passage went horribly wrong.
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Sheri Daye Is An Engineer, Spearfisher And Founder Of The Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo

Sheri Daye Is An Engineer, Spearfisher And Founder Of The Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Sheri Daye, a mechanical engineer and competitive spear fisherwoman, gears up for the annual Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo in Fort Lauderdale.
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USS Juneau, warship that sank with 600 aboard, discovered 4km down in Pacific

USS Juneau, warship that sank with 600 aboard, discovered 4km down in Pacific | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Expedition funded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen discovers wreck of vessel torpedoed by Japanese in 1942
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They are making it look too easy. Two in less than a month. 
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Navy pilot spots a mysterious object streaking across the Atlantic

Two-minute video captured a foreign object streaking about the Atlantic Ocean A Us Navy F/A 18 jet flying 25,000 was able to lock onto the foreign objec
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Grass Is Back In The Chesapeake, And Crabs Will Follow : The Salt : NPR

Grass Is Back In The Chesapeake, And Crabs Will Follow : The Salt : NPR | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
In the Chesapeake Bay, underwater seagrass beds are growing, sheltering crabs and fish. The long-awaited recovery depends on efforts by farmers to prevent nutrients from polluting the giant estuary.
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Seldom seen shipwreck re-emerges from York beach sands - Portland

Seldom seen shipwreck re-emerges from York beach sands - Portland | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The sloop believed to be more than 160 years old makes an appearance after the recent nor'easter's powerful waves.
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Into the blue: behind the scenes of Blue Planet II

Into the blue: behind the scenes of Blue Planet II | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
CAMERAMAN Roger Munns reveals what it's like to work with Sir David Attenborough on his latest landmark natural history series.
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Scientists caught the deepest fish in the ocean on camera over 5 miles below the surface — take a look

Scientists caught the deepest fish in the ocean on camera over 5 miles below the surface — take a look | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
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The case of the phantom tsunami: Why an Alaska buoy showed a big wave that wasn’t there

The case of the phantom tsunami: Why an Alaska buoy showed a big wave that wasn’t there | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Coastal Alaska residents desperate for information after Tuesday's earthquake turned to buoy 46410 and then to social media to warn of the 35-foot wave it seemed to predict.
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11 billion pieces of plastic bring disease threat to coral reefs

11 billion pieces of plastic bring disease threat to coral reefs | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Coral reefs in the Asia-Pacific have been deluged with an estimated 11.1 billion pieces of plastic waste, increasing the risk of coral disease more than 20-fold.
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Extremely Rare (and Peculiar) Fish Found Off Coast of Tasmania

Extremely Rare (and Peculiar) Fish Found Off Coast of Tasmania | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it

The new population could double the known numbers of these oddball creatures
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First 'ghost ship' of 2018 washes up in Japan

First 'ghost ship' of 2018 washes up in Japan | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Another ship bearing grim cargo has washed up on the shores of western Japan.
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Starfish suffering from mysterious syndrome return to West Coast [PHOTOS]

From 2013 to 2014, a rare syndrome hit the marine animals and because of that a large number of dead starfishes appeared in the coastal area.
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We’re mapping wartime shipwrecks to explore the past – and help develop green energy projects

We’re mapping wartime shipwrecks to explore the past – and help develop green energy projects | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
Wartime shipwrecks such as the USS Juneau – recently discovered in the Pacific Ocean by philanthropist Paul Allen and his team – are of great interest to both military historians and the general public.
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The incredible journey of a camera lost at sea

The incredible journey of a camera lost at sea | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
School children found the camera in perfect working order - fully charged with pictures intact.
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Mystery Sea Creature Washes Up on Georgia Beach

Mystery Sea Creature Washes Up on Georgia Beach | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
There's confusion over what exactly the strange animal that washed ashore actually is.
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Robots Help Ocean Explorers Map the Sea Floor

Robots Help Ocean Explorers Map the Sea Floor | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
To discover the ocean, map the seafloor and get an up-close view, ocean explorers deploy a range of powerful technologies, from ship-based sonar to autonomous underwater and remotely operated vehicles.
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Paul Allen team locates another long lost warship as USS Lexington is found 76 years after sinking –

Paul Allen team locates another long lost warship as USS Lexington is found 76 years after sinking – | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
A team led by Paul Allen has done it again at the bottom of the sea, locating the wreckage of another long lost U.S. Navy warcraft. A crew working with…
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Wreckage of USS Lexington Located in Coral Sea

Wreckage from the USS Lexington was discovered on March 4, 2018 by the expedition crew of Paul G. Allen’s Research Vessel (R/V) Petrel. The aircraf
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Gold treasure recovered from 1857 shipwreck to make debut

Gold treasure recovered from 1857 shipwreck to make debut | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
More than $50 million worth of gold bars, coins and dust that's been described as the greatest lost treasure in U.S. history is about to make its public debut in California after sitting at the bottom of the ocean for more than 150 years.
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Robots map largest underwater volcanic eruption in 100 years

Robots map largest underwater volcanic eruption in 100 years | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
High-resolution mapping of a 2012 underwater volcanic eruption just goes to show there’s a lot we don’t know about deep-sea volcanism.
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Divers find two centuries-old shipwrecks in the Baltic Sea

Two shipwrecks, including one possibly dating back to the 14th century, have been found at the bottom of the sea as part of a project to open a new maritime museum in Stockholm.
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Scientists Create Material That Could Allow Us to Breathe Underwater Without Air Tanks

Scientists Create Material That Could Allow Us to Breathe Underwater Without Air Tanks | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
The ability to breathe underwater without oxygen tanks is very likely to become a reality, thanks to a new material created by scientists from Denmark
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Wreck found by reporter may be last American slave ship, archaeologists say

Wreck found by reporter may be last American slave ship, archaeologists say | ScubaObsessed | Scoop.it
"This would be a story of world historical significance, if this is the Clotilda," said John Sledge, a senior historian with Mobile Historical Commission.
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