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Friday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

Dan Haifley, Our Ocean Backyard: Gault School class pens ocean book "Trash Twisters"

There's a delightful story written by the students in Jody Lust's fourth- and fifth-grade combination class at Gault Elementary School in Santa Cruz this past school year.

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Friday Aug 29 | Ripon Gazette

Thrills and spills at city's canal basin

This year's Great Ripon Raft Race proved the experts don't always know best when the US Navy team from Menwith Hill had the dubious honour of winning the In the Drink award - given to the the team who sank the most.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

PeoriaTimes-Observer

Dr. Jeff Hersh: Why do divers get 'the bends'?

A: Almost 10 million people in the United States scuba dive; there are about 1,000 injuries and 100 fatalities from this activity every year.

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Times of Oman

Oman diving: Underwater frills and thrills

My nervous mind repeatedly reminded me about the perils of going down under the water while getting ready for a Scuba Diving trip last week.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Romeo Observer

Pfeiffer named Grand Marshal of Peach Fest

It seems fitting that Rich Pfeiffer of Bruce Township enjoys scuba diving, as he is known for jumping in when help is needed.

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BayStreet.ca

Harbour Village Welcomes Special Guest: Endangered Sea Turtle Lays Nest on Beach

Resort works with Bonaire conservationists to set up live web cam and nightly watch to document the hatching, expected to take place in early September.

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Jerusalem Post

70-year-old scuba diver drowns off of Caesarea coast

An approximately 70-year-old man drowned while scuba diving off the coast of Caesarea on Tuesday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Emery County Progress

Drowning at Scofield Reservoir

A scuba diving team recovered the body of a a drowning victim from Scofield Reservoir Sunday morning.

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Emery County Progress

Drowning at Scofield Reservoir

A scuba diving team recovered the body of a a drowning victim from Scofield Reservoir Sunday morning.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

SS Kyarra was sunk by a U-boat before she collected collected her troop - cargo'

HERE are some more photos of the SS Kyarra, which was sunk off the Dorset coast on the morning of May 26, 1918.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Times Herald

River is too risky for Float Down

I would like to express my condolences to the family of Brady Morton of Fenton for his untimely drowning death in the St. Clair river during the Float Down.

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Travel Industry Wire

Cruise Lines Offer New Surprises for Adventure-seeking Travelers

Cruising today is anything but sedate and while R & R and reading a book poolside are always options, more and more travelers are opting for one-of-a-kind experiences when they hit the seas or the rivers of the world.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Star Online

Dubai: Largest underwater park

PLANS are moving forward to build the largest underwater tourism attraction in the world in Dubai.

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Daily Mail

$2m Utah swimming pool features man-made MOUNTAIN with a waterslide inside

Taking luxury to new heights: The $2 million swimming pool that features a man-made MOUNTAIN with a waterslide inside If you enjoy scaling mountains, scuba diving or splashing around in water parks, this expansive swimming pool shows you can do it all from the comfort of your own home - The luxurious, 140ft-long pool in Springville, Utah features a ... (more)

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Tubers causing headaches

Tubers hit the Comal River in New Braunfels on Monday Sept. 3, 2012. Photo: Helen L. Montoya, SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS METRO Keith Modisette and Tina Green enjoy a walk in shallow water on the Guadalupe River on Friday, May 28, 2010.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Treasure hunting with the pros

Michigan husband-and-wife restaurateurs Seth and Audrey Doherty - both experienced Great Lakes divers - spent a week's vacation in Key West last month hunting for ancient underwater treasure.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Artist Nathaniel Stern scans a subaqueous terrain

Nathaniel Stern has a desktop scanner strapped to his body while scuba diving to create his latest series of art images.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

MLive.com

Midland man dies after diving accident in Lake Huron

A 62-year-old Midland man died while scuba diving east of Bois Blanc Island in Lake Huron on Sunday.

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Hemel Online

Scuba divers come to 'rescue' of damsel in distress

Their victory - led by Mick Conwell - meant they took home A 100 and raised more than A 600 for lifeboat charity RNLI.

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The Intelligencer

River Search Begins For Suspect's Gun

The group, consisting of three officers and three Wheeling firemen, on Tuesday were searching for a gun police believe was tossed into the river by a carjacking suspect.

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