Scuba Obsessed Episode 117 – Floating Cash Crop and Robot Fish

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Scuba Obsessed Episode 117 - Floating Cash Crop and Robot Fish
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Mack, Jim S., and Darrin cover a heavy news week. There is a lot of diving going on and a full weekend of diving planned plus bad scuba joke.

You can see the mud club dive posts here. http://mudclub.scubaobsessed.com/

Denéa Buckingham

Denéa Buckingham

Also a very special congratulations to our guest from last week Denéa Buckingham who has since won @GourmetRabbit. She will be the English Blogger. She will be back on the show soon!!

Here is where you can keep following her.

  • Her Blog
    • http://www.rabbitearth.com/
  • Facebook
    • https://www.facebook.com/scubaobsessed#!/denea.buckingham 
  • Twitter
    • @GourmetRabbit

Scuba in the News

  • Neighbor: Marin didn’t cough until fire department arrived – FOX 10 News – Phoenix, AZ | KSAZ-TV?
    • http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/story/18599172/2012/05/22/neighbor-marin-didnt-cough-until-fire-department-arrived
  • Thousands of pounds of pot worth $3.6 million found floating off Calif. coast
    • http://usnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/05/21/11787219-thousands-of-pounds-of-pot-worth-36-million-found-floating-off-calif-coast?lite/
  • Delving deep for Gabe Watson flick
    • http://www.couriermail.com.au/entertainment/confidential/delving-deep-for-gabe-watson-flick/story-e6freq7o-1226363962582
  • Hunt begins for dangerous snakehead fish in B.C.
    • http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/expeditions/2012/05/21/usc-dornsife-scientific-diving-the-navy-dive-tables/
  • Seattle’s clean-water settlement: Worst pollution would get priority
    • http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2018246072_cso20m.html
  • Cargo ship risk to Barrier Reef
    • http://www.antiguaobserver.com/?p=75679
  • Chinese Want More
    • http://www.antiguaobserver.com/?p=75679
  • Salvage plan for wrecked Costa Concordia unveiled in Rome
    • http://money.cnn.com/2012/05/22/technology/liquid-robotics/
  • Robofish Detects Sea Pollution and Protects Real Marine Life, Is a Freaking Robot | PCWorld?
    • http://www.pcworld.com/article/255989/robofish_detects_sea_pollution_and_protects_real_marine_life_is_a_freaking_robot.html
  • Liquid Robotics launches swarm of ocean-patrolling robots
    • http://money.cnn.com/2012/05/22/technology/liquid-robotics/
  • Chile builds world’s biggest pool, and you can sail on it?
    • http://blog.sfgate.com/ontheblock/2012/05/24/chile-builds-worlds-biggest-pool-and-you-can-sail-on-it/
  • The hunt for UC-39
    • http://www.selbytimes.co.uk/news/local-news/the-hunt-for-uc-39-1-4556436
  • More than 200 ships met their ends at the bottom of Lake Michigan
    • http://posttrib.suntimes.com/crownpointstar/12319941-551/more-than-200-ships-met-their-ends-at-the-bottom-of-lake-michigan.html
  • USC Dornsife Scientific Diving: The Navy Dive Tables | Expeditions, Scientific American Blog Network?
    • http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/expeditions/2012/05/21/usc-dornsife-scientific-diving-the-navy-dive-tables/

Video of the week

  • Scapa Flow whale rescue drama filmed in Orkney
    • https://www.facebook.com/scubaobsessed#!/denea.buckingham 
  • Skipper frees 40ft humpback whale
    • http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-18144456

Scuba-ish website of the week

  • OpenRov.com

Open-source Underwater Robots for Exploration and Education

openrov.com

openrov.com

The Magic Dive Buoy

DiveB

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