453 - Lighting Safety

Episode 21 July 23, 2020 01:36:42
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453 - Lighting Safety
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DEMA New Orleans Show Canceled. No Bourbon Street parties this year for the industry. The DEMA Board of Directors has canceled this year’s show, for reasons of Covid-19 safety. In November 2021, it will return to Las Vegas with additional measures taken to ensure the health and safety of all exhibitors and attendees. **Coronavirus (COVID-19) scuba diving status map** [https://travel.padi.com/scuba-diving-after-coronavirus-world-map/?utm_source=phpList&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Where+to+Go+Scuba+Diving+%26+Other+Covid-19+News+for+Divers&utm_content=HTML](http://) **Update on pyramids-discovered-under-water-off-coast-of-cuba** **PYRAMIDS DISCOVERED UNDER WATER OFF COAST OF CUBA, MIGHT BE ATLANTIS** [https://archaeology-world.com/pyramids-discovered-under-water-off-coast-of-cuba-might-be-atlantis/](http://) **Robot Divers Could Use Artificial Intelligence To Save Coral Reefs: NOAA** [https://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffmcmahon/2020/06/22/robot-divers-will-use-artificial-intelligence-to-save-coral-reefs-noaa-hopes/amp/](http://) **Geometry pays off when diving for sunken ship at Liberty pond** [https://www.press-citizen.com/story/life/2020/06/25/dick-hakes-rc-sailboat-competition-north-liberty-iowa-mike-karnell/3257839001/](http://) **Lake Michigan shipwreck a training ground for sheriff divers** [https://www.mlive.com/news/muskegon/2020/06/lake-michigan-shipwreck-a-training-ground-for-sheriff-divers.html](http://) **Lightning Safety – Reducing Your Risk When Shelter Isn’t Available** [https://www.weathernationtv.com/news/lightning-safety-reducing-your-risk-when-shelter-isnt-available/](http://) **'Sensational' 16th-century shipwreck discovered, may be famous galleon** [https://www.foxnews.com/science/16th-century-shipwreck-discovered-galleon](http://) **National Geographic series explores 2 historic Lake Michigan shipwrecks on new Chicago-set episode** [https://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/tv/ct-ent-national-geographic-drain-the-oceans-chicago-20200622-bruglcqmxrdzbige4soyud5hiq-story.html](http://) Ocean-Friendly Disinfectant for Dive Gear. We don’t normally promote products, but with anxiety surrounding the cleanliness of dive kit and Covid-19, we’d like to point out that Fourth Element, in co-operation with The Diver Medic, has introduced a disinfectant called GoodToDive that uses powerful oxidizing agents, but leaves a solution that can be safely discarded without damaging the aquatic environment. Effective in both fresh and seawater, it’s available in powder form and can be used safely to disinfect masks, regulators, and BCs. Don’t inject it! www.goodtodive.com We also talk about vintage gear Healthways Skorkair...

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