499 – Did a Scuba Diver Really Get Swallowed by a Whale & Why are Pipe Bombs in the Water?

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Did a Scuba Diver Really Get Swallowed by a Whale & Why are Pipe Bombs in the Water?
Scuba Obsessed 499

(0:41) Introduction

(2:24) Scuba In the News

(2:52)
Witness in scuba diving death case claims victim’s family threatened him
https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/highlands/3239278/witness-in-scuba-diving-death-case-claims-victims-family-threatened-him/ 

(16:11)
U.S. Coast Guard to present award to captain of Shipwreck Tours LLC boat in Munising
https://www.upmatters.com/news/local-news/north-central-up/u-s-coast-guard-to-present-award-to-captain-of-shipwreck-tours-llc-boat-in-munising/ 

(22:00)
Divers make explosive find in Chattahoochee River
https://www.fox5atlanta.com/news/divers-make-explosive-find-in-chattahoochee-river 

(23:54)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1TEVW3RnZw&t=13s 
(24:42)
Mack’s Underwater Pipe Bomb Fine Experience

Whale of a Tale

(27:40)
‘My God, I’m in a whale’s mouth’: lobster diver on brush with hungry humpback
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/12/whale-mouth-lobster-diver-humpback-cape-cod 

(33:30)
Experts Have Evidence The Fisherman Who Claims He Was Swallowed By A Whale Is A Big Fat Liar
https://brobible.com/culture/article/fisherman-swallowed-by-whale-lying/ 

(37:00)
Cape Cod scuba divers believe the lobster diver who says he was trapped inside a whale. Here’s why.
https://www.boston.com/news/animals/2021/06/15/cape-cod-scuba-divers-believe-lobster-diver-trapped-inside-whale/ 

(Not covered this week)
Mystery of rubber bales that washed up on Palm Beach may be solved
https://www.palmbeachpost.com/story/weather/2021/06/11/palm-beach-rubber-bale-mystery-may-solved-wwii-connection/7487392002/ 

(45:04)
Mysterious seafloor plateau off East Coast being explored for first time by NOAA team
https://www.thestate.com/news/state/north-carolina/article252108393.html 

(50:40)
How the centuries-old shipwrecks in Singapore waters were discovered
https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/how-the-centuries-old-shipwrecks-in-singapore-waters-were-discovered 

(58:00) End of Scuba in the news

(44:05) Podcast to Video – Video Only Content

(58:58) Thank you for your support!
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(59:48) We are looking for some active showproducers and some underwater dive videos.

(46:15) Local Diving
Tankfull Tuesdays are back
Sass dive was at Lake 16
Some wreck documentation and a ring recovery.
Havanna dive
River conditions after the rain

(1:00:38)
Mack’s Dive Safety Story – Untrained and unprepared.

(1:15:40)
In-person dive club meeting.
Mud Club Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/groups/160373818789
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(1:19:45)
Kevin and Amy Ailes doing to shipwreck research. (Teaser)

(1:20:36)
Trying to get a Buoy on the Rockaway.
https://www.diveswmup.com/

(1:25:00)
Closing Remarks

(1:34:00)
Bad Joke

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(1:36:00) Outro
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498 – 498 – Just a Little Sea Snot

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(0:43)
Introduction – MUD Club back to in person meetings.

(3:40)
Scuba in the News

(3:49)
Diver looking for shark teeth is attacked by alligator in Florida river and survives: ‘I was thanking God’
https://www.pennlive.com/nation-world/2021/06/diver-looking-for-shark-teeth-is-attacked-by-alligator-in-florida-river-and-survives-i-was-thanking-god.html 

(8:05)
Molecular Changes in White Blood Cells May Help Diagnose ‘the Bends’ in Scuba Divers
https://www.genengnews.com/news/molecular-changes-in-white-blood-cells-may-help-diagnose-the-bends-in-scuba-divers/ 

(13:49)
Turkey launches campaign to clean up “sea snot”
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202106/1225778.shtml 

(18:19)
Endangered blue whales recorded off southwest coast of India
https://www.washington.edu/news/2021/06/09/endangered-blue-whales-recorded-off-southwest-coast-of-india/ 

(22:03)
NASA Partners With Ocean Research Body To Map And Protect Coral Reefs
https://www.republicworld.com/technology-news/science/nasa-partners-with-ocean-research-body-to-map-and-protect-coral-reefs.html 

(27:20)
New Crowdfunding Regulations Now Provide Access to 100-year-old Booty
https://www.einpresswire.com/article/543116361/new-crowdfunding-regulations-now-provide-access-to-100-year-old-booty 

(31:35)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79vj_325XXE 

(33:05)
https://lordsoffortune.com/ — Yes, they are looking for investors.

(40:15)
How Do Shipwrecks Affect Marine Life and the Environment?
https://www.treehugger.com/how-do-shipwrecks-affect-marine-life-and-the-environment-5185828 

(43:57) End of Scuba in the news

(44:05) Podcast to Video – Video Only Content

(45:45) Thank you for support!
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(46:15) Local Diving
Tankfull Tuesdays are back
Sass dive was at Lake 16
Some wreck documentation and a ring recovery.
Havanna dive
River conditions after the rain

(52:50)
Mack’s Dive Safety Story – Skipping the buddy check

(1:01:22)
Closing Remarks – UFOs
Thank you for your support!

(1:05:58)
Bad Joke

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Bad Joke

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498 – Just a Little Sea Snot

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(0:43)
Introduction –  MUD Club back to in person meetings.
 
(3:40)
Scuba in the News
 
(3:49)
Diver looking for shark teeth is attacked by alligator in Florida river and survives: ‘I was thanking God’
https://www.pennlive.com/nation-world/2021/06/diver-looking-for-shark-teeth-is-attacked-by-alligator-in-florida-river-and-survives-i-was-thanking-god.html 
 
(8:05)
Molecular Changes in White Blood Cells May Help Diagnose ‘the Bends’ in Scuba Divers
https://www.genengnews.com/news/molecular-changes-in-white-blood-cells-may-help-diagnose-the-bends-in-scuba-divers/ 
 
(13:49)
Turkey launches campaign to clean up “sea snot”
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202106/1225778.shtml 
 
(18:19)
Endangered blue whales recorded off southwest coast of India
https://www.washington.edu/news/2021/06/09/endangered-blue-whales-recorded-off-southwest-coast-of-india/ 
 
(22:03)
NASA Partners With Ocean Research Body To Map And Protect Coral Reefs
https://www.republicworld.com/technology-news/science/nasa-partners-with-ocean-research-body-to-map-and-protect-coral-reefs.html 
 
(27:20)
New Crowdfunding Regulations Now Provide Access to 100-year-old Booty
https://www.einpresswire.com/article/543116361/new-crowdfunding-regulations-now-provide-access-to-100-year-old-booty 
 
(31:35)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79vj_325XXE 
 
(33:05)
https://lordsoffortune.com/ — Yes, they are looking for investors.
 
(40:15)
How Do Shipwrecks Affect Marine Life and the Environment?

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497 – Don’t Eat the White Foam

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497 – Don’t Eat the White Foam
Sea Creatures In Space

Darrin may have gotten a dive in. Predictions on vis and water temperature? 
Video shown during intro and outdo curtesy of Karen Mann. Manta Ray Dive.

(0:42)
Introduction – Who got a dive in? Weekly dives back.

(3:01)
Scuba in the News

(3:20)
Crews clean up oil leaking from remains of Georgia shipwreck
https://www.news4jax.com/news/local/2021/06/03/crews-clean-up-oil-leaking-from-remains-of-georgia-shipwreck/ 

(6:24)
Lake Michigan shipwreck suddenly moves after being embedded in sandbar for decades
https://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/2021/06/lake-michigan-shipwreck-suddenly-moves-after-being-embedded-in-sandbar-for-decades.html 
MLive Article Photo Credit – Craig Rich MWRA
Some local photos
Photo Credit – Don “Mack” McAlhany
Photo Credit – Kevin Ailes

(11:58)
Investigation launched after pieces of 1883 shipwreck found on Huron beach
https://www.owensoundsuntimes.com/news/investigation-launched-after-pieces-of-1883-shipwreck-found-on-huron-beach-2 

(18:35)
Divers could be spreading fatal coral disease
https://caymannewsservice.com/2021/06/divers-could-be-spreading-fatal-coral-disease/ 

(24:21)
People and Pets Urged to Avoid Contact with Lake and River Foam
https://wgrt.com/people-and-pets-urged-to-avoid-contact-with-lake-and-river-foam/ 

(27:15)
SpaceX launches sea creatures, solar panels to space station
https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/556745-spacex-launches-sea-creatures-solar-panels-to-space-station 

(29:33)
Mysterious giant skull washes ashore on New Jersey beach
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/mysterious-giant-skull-washes-ashore-on-new-jersey-beach/ar-AAKDVxB?ocid=msedgntp 

(32:36)
Beneath Tennessee River, Steamboat Wreckage Presents Mystery
https://www.courthousenews.com/beneath-tennessee-river-steamboat-wreckage-presents-mystery/ 

(41:53)
Missing Swedish ‘Titanic’ Accidentally Found After Over a Century on Seabed
https://sputniknews.com/europe/202105311083038939-missing-swedish-titanic-accidentally-found-after-over-a-century-on-seabed/ 

(44:36)
The Deep House Trailer Promises an Underwater Haunted House Horror Film
https://www.pastemagazine.com/movies/the-deep-house-trailer-underwater-haunted-house-movie/ 

(47:22) – Would you dive this? – The Deep House Trailer
https://youtu.be/wYh-iMHgcNA 

(49:30) End of Scuba in the news

(49:38) Dives this week. Karen, Jim and Darrin in South Haven.

(51:09) Surface Dive Video since vis was so poor.

(56:30) Upcoming dives – Niles, MUD Club Tankfull Tuesday – Little PawPaw and SASS dives

(58:07)
Thank you for your support! New hosting service. New Video Content.

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(1:05:29)
Bad Joke

(1:06:57)
Punch Line and Outro

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496 – The Griffon Again Again

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Mack and Darrin back again this time with a battery challenge that keeps this episode short. Video credit to Jim Scholz for the dive video shown during the introduction.

(0:57)
Introduction – Lottery Tickets & Laptop Battery

(3:35)
Scuba in the News

(3:45)
Demolition resumes on Georgia shipwreck after big fire
https://www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/Demolition-resumes-on-Georgia-shipwreck-after-big-16208651.php

(5:47)
Lake Michigan shipwreck, sunk since 1887, ‘sails’ again 134 years later
https://www.wzzm13.com/article/news/local/michigan-life/lake-michigan-shipwreck-sunk-since-1887-sails-again-134-years-later/69-9ae820f3-86e6-4e9f-9e6c-d7035542161c

(10:33)
Possible Resting Place of Great Lakes’ Most Iconic Shipwreck Unveiled With Photos and New Book
https://wdet.org/posts/2021/05/21/90998-possible-resting-place-of-great-lakes-most-iconic-shipwreck-unveiled-with-photos-and-new-book/

(16:49) End of Scuba in the news

(16:57)
Mack’s Dive Safety Story

(25:50)
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495 – Still Dry Suit Water

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(0:43)
Introduction with some Mark 5 talk

(7:03)
Scuba in the News

(7:18)
Crews coping with aftermath of shipwreck fire off Georgia coast
https://www.wrdw.com/2021/05/20/crews-coping-with-aftermath-of-shipwreck-fire-off-georgia-coast/ 

(11:00)
Lawsuit details alleged negligence that drowned Missoula diver in Lake McDonald
https://missoulacurrent.com/montana-today/2021/05/lawsuit-details-negligence/  

(34:08)
Nonprofit Diveheart Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Pioneering Scuba Therapy For Those With Disabilities
https://www.wfmz.com/news/pr_newswire/pr_newswire_sports/nonprofit-diveheart-celebrates-20th-anniversary-of-pioneering-scuba-therapy-for-those-with-disabilities/article_56e32a3b-f9ec-5e0d-9976-344ddbe5dcae.html 

(37:30)
Scuba divers begin 6-month effort to rid Lake Tahoe of trash
https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/scuba-divers-begin-month-effort-rid-lake-tahoe-77701549 

(42:27)
Four-Legged Fish Older Than Dinosaurs Rediscovered in Madagascar
https://interestingengineering.com/four-legged-fish-older-than-dinosaurs-rediscovered-in-madagascar 

(46:27)
Titanic replica now under construction in China
https://www.9news.com.au/world/titanic-replica-china-construction-theme-park/63de7bb8-325f-4ca8-bf80-1f62654542ee 

(54:18) End of Scuba in the news

(54:20)
UFO Sightings in Michigan, The United States and the World, A Former President Speaks Out
https://99wfmk.com/ufo-former-president-speaks/ 

(1:04:44)
Driving Updates – Diamond Lake
Still dry suit weather.

(1:08:00)
Tease for Next Week’s Dive Safety Story

(1:10:30)
String of Bad Jokes for the week.

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494 – It Will Almost Float

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Mack and Darrin edited after their fourth livestream. Audio continues to improve and duct table fixed a loose network connection.

(0:19)
Introduction

(1:59)
Scuba in the News

(2:01)
Lawsuit filed in Glacier NP scuba diving death
https://www.kpax.com/news/crime-and-courts/lawsuit-filed-in-glacier-np-scuba-diving-death 

(13:41)
Golden Ray’s engine section leaves the Isles
https://thebrunswicknews.com/news/local_news/golden-rays-engine-section-leaves-the-isles/article_5746f535-1021-5349-9242-4c6b1bcf84d1.html 

(16:35)
Plan to scuttle old ferry in Lake Champlain is dropped
https://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/news/local-news/2021/05/plan-to-scuttle-old-ferry-in-lake-champlain-is-dropped/ 

(20:41)
‘It’s not pretty, but it’s important’: Residents rally to save piece of sunken vessel
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/saving-the-drum-head-boiler-abandoned-boats-program-1.6016584 

(27:18)
Exploding Boiler Talk – Diamond Lake – City of Greenbay
(29:37)
Remarkable Underwater Memorial for Navy Seal in Arkansas
https://kkyr.com/remarkable-underwater-memorial-for-navy-seal-in-arkansas/

(32:16)
Divers unravel lines, mysteries while finding lost fishing gear
https://www.wdtimes.com/article_e1c6493b-1110-54be-b87b-61e1443bb666.html 

(45:26)
Bonne Terre Mine is home to the world’s largest subterranean lake
https://www.columbiamissourian.com/special_section/tourism/southeast_missouri/bonne-terre-mine-is-home-to-the-worlds-largest-subterranean-lake/article_2b606c6e-9f35-11eb-9082-8fdbe68e5a2c.html

(51:55)
Haigh Quarry among country’s best
https://www.daily-journal.com/business/haigh-quarry-among-countrys-best/article_cd33a9c6-ad1c-11eb-8d6f-271e890a1ba2.html

(59:32)
Want to swim with sharks? Maritime Aquarium looking for volunteer scuba divers
https://www.wtnh.com/news/animals-and-wildlife/want-to-swim-with-sharks-maritime-aquarium-looking-for-volunteer-scuba-divers/ 

(1:03:13)
End of Scuba in the news

(1:03:56)
Mack’s Dive Safety Story – Experience and Risk (out of DAN)
https://dan.org/alert-diver/article/experience-and-risk/

(1:15:16)
Thank you for supporting the program.
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(1:17:05)
Wrap-up – Mack planning on a dive in Nile.

(41:33)
String of Bad Jokes for the week.

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