{"version":"20141201","show_thumbnails":true,"items":[{"id":4539,"url":"http:\/\/www.dive.in\/articles\/shark-encounters-family-affair\/","url_meta":{"origin":3876,"position":0},"title":"Shark Encounters: A Family Affair","date":"September 3","format":false,"excerpt":"When I mention getting in the water with sharks on purpose, I often get asked if I have a death wish. 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A list of the\u2026","context":"In \"Articles\"","img":{"src":"http:\/\/i0.wp.com\/www.dive.in\/wp-content\/uploads\/top-10-dive-sites-in-the-world.jpg?resize=350%2C200","width":350,"height":200}},{"id":618,"url":"http:\/\/www.dive.in\/articles\/shark-series-the-blacktip-reef-shark\/","url_meta":{"origin":3876,"position":5},"title":"Shark Series: The blacktip reef shark","date":"June 20","format":false,"excerpt":"The black tipped reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus) is a favorite among many divers. It is of reasonable size, lives in warm, shallow, tropical waters, usually stays within the same quite small area, and isn\u2019t overly shy. It is also easy to recognize, and quite photogenic. 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It is considered one of the most dangerous species of sharks, with number of attacks only surpassed by the great white shark.\u2026","context":"In \"Articles\"","img":{"src":"http:\/\/i2.wp.com\/www.dive.in\/wp-content\/uploads\/Tiger-Shark.jpg?resize=350%2C200","width":350,"height":200}},{"id":2180,"url":"http:\/\/www.dive.in\/articles\/diving-myths-debunked\/","url_meta":{"origin":3876,"position":8},"title":"Diving myths debunked","date":"March 26","format":false,"excerpt":"Diving, with all its adventure and excitement, is ripe with myths and misconceptions. In the following, we\u2019ll take a look at a few of these, and see if they hold water. At Dive.in, we don\u2019t just tell the myths, we put them to the test! As an instructor and lifelong\u2026","context":"In \"Articles\"","img":{"src":"http:\/\/i0.wp.com\/www.dive.in\/wp-content\/uploads\/DiveMyths.jpg?resize=350%2C200","width":350,"height":200}}]}