Quantcast

Latest Underwater diving Stories

2014-04-25 23:02:47

World Renowned Deep Sea Explorer Dr. Robert Ballard to Receive Environmental Stewardship Award Charleston, SC (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 World-renowned deep-sea explorer Dr. Robert Ballard will receive the South Carolina Aquarium Environmental Stewardship Award on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The eighth Annual South Carolina Aquarium Conservation Gala, taking place on Liberty Square in Charleston, S.C., recognizes individuals that have worked to protect the environment and our oceans. Dr. Ballard...

2014-04-24 16:31:15

Ultrasonic switches serve as direct replacement of electro-optical and mechanical float switches HAMPTON, Va., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ: MEAS), an expert in sensor design and manufacturing, now offers the LL-01 Sentio Series of miniature ultrasonic liquid level switches that combines ultrasonic technology with reliable analog circuitry to precisely measure aerated liquids. The rugged, 316L stainless steel sensors are not affected by the dielectric or...

2014-04-21 12:27:47

Veterinarians are taking notice of the benefits hyperbaric oxygen therapy offers BOCA RATON, Fla., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyperbaric Veterinary Medicine (hvm) located in Boca Raton, Florida announces the install of a small animal hyperbaric chamber in the following states: Utah, Colorado, Arizona, Illinois, and California. Humans have benefited from Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for over twenty years. Now our pets' can benefit too. Hvm has made it possible by offering to...

2014-04-01 23:28:41

USA-based car gauge manufacturer, Speedhut, expands digital line of monitoring gauges. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 Speedhut, manufacturers of a complete line of automotive gauges, announces a new line of digital gauges for 2014. With over a decade of success, Speedhut is setting a new standard in American manufacturing. In an industry where competition spans internationally and overseas outsourcing is often chosen by others, Speedhut continues to grow and manages to keep...

2014-03-20 16:25:24

3D Entertainment Distribution To Release Film Worldwide As Of March 2015 LOS ANGELES and LONDON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Famous ocean explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau is currently directing his first film for IMAX® theaters and giant screen cinemas, "Secret Ocean 3D" (working title). Co-produced by Ocean Futures Society (OFS) and 3D Entertainment Films, the 40-minute documentary will allow audiences to discover the ocean as never before. It is slated for release worldwide in 3D...

2014-03-13 12:35:51

Custom ASIC provides temperature compensation and offset correction HAMPTON, Va., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ: MEAS), an expert in sensor design and manufacturing, now offers the 86BSD, a media-isolated digital output pressure sensor. Combining a low-profile, 16 mm diaphragm diameter with a rugged 316L stainless steel housing, the new sensor is ideal for high performance, low pressure applications in hostile environments. (Photo:...

2014-03-11 23:01:14

Garmin VIRB Elite HD action cameras were tested snorkeling in Hawaii recently by the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 VIRB Elite action camera was recently tested snorkeling at Poipu Beach in Kauai, Hawaii. “The weather was sunny and the camera performed fantastic underwater in the Garmin VIRB dive case,” says Rusty Squire, President of the Heart Rate Watch Company. He adds, “We tested some different equipment like the Garmin VIRB dive case and head...

2014-03-10 23:01:20

The new RHP3680 Nitrogen Regulator has a solid brass body and bonnet, a delivery pressure of up to 3000 PSI, and maximum inlet pressure of 5000 PSI. Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Proudly made in the USA, with brass body and bonnet, and easy to read 2” single scale gauges, Uniweld’s new RHP3680 is the tool to use in pressure vessel testing and in the aviation industry. The RHP3680 comes with a CGA680 inlet for connecting to high pressure cylinders, a ¼”...

2014-03-06 08:32:39

TAMPERE, Finland, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tamturbo is proud to rank among the top 25 companies in the Nordic Cleantech Open competition. An international jury of more than 50 influential representatives from multinational companies and venture capital made the shortlist from a record-breaking 107 cleantech companies who applied. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140306/673736-a ) (Photo:...

2014-02-28 12:30:01

Rugged sensor accurately measures liquid and gas in harsh, corrosive environments HAMPTON, Va., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ: MEAS), an expert in sensor design and manufacturing, now offers the M5200, a low-cost, durable pressure transducer with exceptional modularity that provides an accuracy of +/-0.25% F.S. BFSL in harsh environments. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140228/PH74389 ) In addition to the 316L stainless steel housing, the M5200...


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
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
Related