Quantcast

Latest Underwater diving Stories

2015-05-28 23:11:27

The Life Support Technologies group (LST) has conducted its 31st “Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine” course, which is accredited by both the Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS)

2015-05-27 12:35:10

FREDERICK, Md., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CARE Veterinary Center is the first veterinary facility to install a new hvm veterinary

2015-05-26 08:24:21

Research aims to make compressed natural gas a viable option for automobile use HOUSTON, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The goal of mass adoption of natural gas as an alternative fuel

2015-05-20 23:01:57

Unlimited Vacation Club Treats Travelers To Cozumel’s Top Spots for Summer vacation season. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) May 20, 2015 Travelers looking

2015-05-05 08:29:07

Leading Scuba Diving Organization Aligns with the Global Travel Leader Targeting 18-35 Year Olds RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennials taking time

2015-05-04 23:04:51

BOGE America customers among first to be introduced to new era of compressed air Powder Springs, GA (PRWEB) May 04, 2015 While some people have been

2015-04-21 23:01:48

Emmy Award-Winning Wildlife Biologist and Conservationist to Receive Environmental Stewardship Award Charleston, S.C.

2015-04-20 04:23:16

TOKYO, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - Production by Order Starts on April 20 - QUIKSILVER JAPAN Co., Ltd.

2015-04-16 08:25:10

EXPORT, Pa., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- FS-Elliott Co., LLC, a leading manufacturer of oil-free centrifugal air and gas compressors, has announced today that their R1000 Control System

2015-04-15 12:27:24

Development of "MP" Brand Brings New Line of Technical Swim Products for Competitive Swimmers That Features Proprietary Technologies & Performance-Driven Designs VISTA, Calif., April


Latest Underwater diving Reference Libraries

Surface Weather Map Features for July 5, 2012
2012-07-05 10:00:03

The morning weather map for July 5, shows us the current surface pressure readings. Surface Pressure is very important from a meteorological stand point. We use this to help us identify where our surface pressure centers are just like you see above. Our Low pressure area is over Northeast Colorado and also the High pressure over the Ontario area. Surface pressure is taken hourly from the stations and they are also mostly done on a 24hr basis, however some places will only submit their...

45_3306efb26bd04d7f0bef364fdd270fa2
2010-11-19 16:36:05

A wetsuit, worn by divers, windsurfers, and others engaged in water sports, is a garment, made of foamed neoprene that provides thermal insulation, abrasion resistance, and buoyancy. The suit provides insulation through bubbles of gas enclosed within the material which reduces its ability to conduct heat. These bubbles also provide buoyancy in water. Contrary to popular belief the layer of warm water trapped between the suit and the skin provides very little thermal insulation. Wetsuits...

11_69041057a2e2e497ff23807bd1a85711
2010-09-23 15:29:32

A barometer is an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure. The barometer measures pressure exerted by the atmosphere using water, air, or mercury. Through measuring the pressure one can forecast short term weather changes. Evangelista Torricelli is credited with the invention of the barometer in 1643. However, Gasparo Berti unintentionally built a water barometer around the same time. Rene Descartes was also noted as describing an experiment to determine air pressure but there is no...

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.