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Boardman biology teacher writes textbook for virtually weary

The Vindicator 24 Jan 2021
The Bahamas experience also offered an underwater-enclosed classroom and allowed the students to go on a night dive and learn about invasive lion fish and types of coral, she said.

Peter Lamont obituary

The Observer 25 Dec 2020
“I so admire Peter and his colleagues,” said Roger Moore in his 2008 autobiography My Word Is My Bond ... “You’d better learn to swim underwater.” The film, shot partly in the Bahamas, also required him to spend time at RAF Waddington studying a Vulcan bomber in preparation for building a 14-ton replica which then had to be shown sinking at sea ... .

Andrew “Andy” Chalot

Explore Clarion 21 Dec 2020
Andy was born January 9, 1947, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, to the late William and Rose Chalot. He attended St ... During his deployment to Midway Island, he began diving and honed his underwater fishing skills in the Pacific. He traveled to Central America, the Bahamas, Jamaica, and many other places to dive and take photographs.

The world's a mess, so here are the movie universes we'd most like to hang ...

Inlander 27 Aug 2020
(NW) ... STAR WARS ... The global pandemic means no travel in my immediate real-life future, but For Your Eyes Only globe-trots to stunning spots like a monastery atop a cliff in Meteora, Greece, as well as the Bahamas for some underwater scenes, and the Italian Alps for a classic ski chase down a bobsled run (if you're forgiving of greenscreen antics).

Sharks are ‘functionally extinct’ in many global reef systems, study finds

Mongabay 24 Jul 2020
The project was supported by a number of institutions and groups, including Global FinPrint, a program that assesses the health of shark populations with underwater census work. A Caribbean reef shark and baited remote underwater video system, captured in the Bahamas.

7 Underwater Photography Tips From A Pro

Forbes 15 Jun 2020
George shares secrets in getting stunning photos underwater.

Playful dolphin gives impressive underwater show to scuba divers off Bahamian island

USA Today 20 May 2020
A playful dolphin gave some scuba divers an impressive underwater show off San Salvador in the Bahamas.        ... .

NASA hosted a bracket-style tournament to let the public pick the best photo of the ...

Business Insider 20 May 2020
Serge Andrefouet, University of South Florida via NASA ... The winner was a psychedelic photo of underwater sand dunes and seaweed beds in the Bahamas. See the "sweet sixteen" images below ... The winner, shown above, was a 2001 satellite photo of sand and seaweed in the Bahamas, which tides and ocean currents had sculpted into mesmerizing shapes.

Ashland’s Aquamen: AFD’s dive team key in rescue missions

The Daily Independent - Ashland 16 May 2020
ASHLAND It was the type of call Ashland Fire captains Keith Salmon and Jesse Ison don't want to get — an Amish buggy overturned in a creek and five children drowned. “Kids are different,” Salmon said. “You want to find them, but you don't want to be the one to find them.” ... Underwater recovery isn't like scuba diving during a cruise to the Bahamas ... .

Longtime film critic and former Times columnist Jack Mathews dies at 80

The Los Angeles Times 15 May 2020
... Steiger in a restaurant in Mexico and getting certified as a scuba diver so he could swim in the Bahamas with Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah as they filmed underwater scenes in the comedy “Splash.” Fellow reviewer Roger Ebert called Mathews the most-traveled film critic in America.

The Winners Of The Underwater Photography Awards 2020 Have Been Revealed

IFL Science 25 Feb 2020
From the depths of the ocean to the knee-deep waters of Mangrove forests, the winners of the Underwater Photographer of the Year 2020 showcase the planet’s aquatic world in all of its glory ... Anita Kainrath was named the Up and Coming Underwater Photographer of the Year 2020 for her charismatic image of a lemon shark nursery in the Bahamas.

Mandalay Bay Shark Reef Aquarium adding virtual reality theater

Las Vegas Review-Journal 12 Feb 2020
Mandalay Bay’s Shark Reef Aquarium is set to introduce a virtual reality theater, Ocean Explorer, in mid-March ...Shark Dive” takes place at Tiger Beach, an underwater strip in the Bahamas full of hammerheads and tiger sharks ... Both films come from a partnership with LA-based immersive virtual reality company Immotion Group ... .