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To Get Over Fear Of Sharks, Try Swimming With Them

Photo: Jean-Marie Ghislain

To Get Over Fear Of Sharks, Try Swimming With Them

Source: The Telegraph/Chris Moss - October 21, 2014

Galeophobia – the excessive and persistent fear of sharks – is one of the most widespread of all phobias.

It kind of makes sense. First, more…

An Underwater Guinness World Record Falls

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An Underwater Guinness World Record Falls

Source: NewsObserver/Josh Shaffer - October 20, 2014

RALEIGH — By most people’s standard, turning a jump rope 1,871 times qualifies as an athletic triumph, but Peter Nestler did it underwater, submerged in a more…

Roz Savage Rowed Across Three Oceans–By Herself

Source: BVPVisuals.com

Roz Savage Rowed Across Three Oceans–By Herself

Source: Fortune/Jennifer Reingold - October 17, 2014

Existential crises happen. Most people buy a sports car. But when Roz Savage—then a consultant in her 30s—had one, she did something rather different. With more…

The 10 Best Underwater Hotels

Photo: Poseidon Undersea Resort

The 10 Best Underwater Hotels

Source: Yahoo! Travel - October 16, 2014

Ever since Sebastian from “The Little Mermaid” sang that catchy tune “Under the Sea,” we’ve been dreaming of a life underwater while being firmly planted more…

Will Steger: Scientist in Focus

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Will Steger: Scientist in Focus

Source: The Guardian/John Abraham - October 15, 2014

As readers know, I often focus on the story, and history, of someone who makes an impact in climate change. This is the third such more…

Future of Volvo Ocean Race Rides on Dongfeng

Photo: Rick Deppe/Volvo Ocean Race

Future of Volvo Ocean Race Rides on Dongfeng

Source: Bloomberg Business Week/Lois Parshley - October 14, 2014

When the starting gun went off in Alicante, Spain, on Oct. 4, a stiff breeze was blowing. Seven 66-foot sailboats approached the start line, fighting for the more…

The Most Romantic Indian Ocean Hotels

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The Most Romantic Indian Ocean Hotels

Source: The Telegraph/Amanda Statham, Tim Ecott & Nicki Grihault - October 13, 2014

What makes the perfect romantic retreat? Preferences vary, but most would agree that sunshine, a big bed, a cool spot to take a private dip more…

Volvo Ocean Race Ready To Set Sail

Volvo Ocean Race Ready To Set Sail

Source: The New York Times/Christopher Clarey - October 10, 2014

Long before Charlie Enright found a way to convince a Norwegian race director and a Turkish businessman that he deserved their faith and, above all, more…

Testing The First Submarine Nuclear Reactor, More Than 60 Years Ago

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Testing The First Submarine Nuclear Reactor, More Than 60 Years Ago

Source: The Atlantic/Robinson Meyer - October 9, 2014

In the middle of last century, out in southern Idaho, amid the sagebrush and the steppes, the Navy kept a secret site. In that place—dry more…

Man Uses Submarine to Fight For Ocean Health

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Man Uses Submarine to Fight For Ocean Health

Source: Napa Valley Register/Rosemarie Kempton - October 8, 2014

Some men tinker with cars in their garages. Scott Cassell and his Undersea Voyager Project team work on a submarine.

Cassell, who has lived in more…