How Do Sharks and Rays Use Electricity to Find Hidden Prey? | Deep Look

We live in a world full of electric fields. Animals, plants — even the earth itself — creates them. But only a handful of creatures can actually sense them. Sharks — also rays and skates… a whole group, animals called elasmobranchs — can actually detect electricity Maybe it’s like feeling the presence of someone hiding […]

CROCODILE vs GREAT WHITE SHARK – Who Would ACTUALLY Win?

In 2017 an Australian tour operator out at sea photographed something pretty spectacular and very rarely seen. That was a saltwater crocodile and four tiger sharks in the same vicinity. The reason they were around each other is all of them were feasting on the carcass of a whale. Unfortunately for us, they didn’t get […]

Top 5 Deadliest Sharks

Gliding just below the surface, these ancient apex predators can transform a nice summer day into blood-soaked mayhem in a matter of seconds. Here are the 5 deadliest sharks: 5 – The Bull Shark There are more than 375 shark species, but only a handful are considered particularly deadly. Our pick for the Number Five […]

How Do Eels Make Electricity?

Electric eels have fascinated scientists and the public for hundreds of years. Even Charles Darwin was puzzled by them. What is the shocking secret behind an electric eel’s weapon? Hey guys Julia here for DNews Electric eels are some of the most shocking…. okay sorry had to do that once… organisms on this planet. They […]

World’s Largest Shark: 7-Metre-Long ‘Deep Blue’ Believed To Be Biggest Ever

COMM: While cage diving in November 2013, Michael Maier filmed what is believed to be the biggest great white shark caught on camera. Although some of this footage went online last year, Michael is now sharing his previously unseen video and pictures of his close encounter with the ocean giant known as Deep Blue. MICHAEL […]

Wildlife Detectives: Mystery Sharks of Seattle

HERE’S A SHARK RIGHT HERE GUYS! WE GOT IT, WE GOT IT. Narrator: IN THE LATE 1990s. BENEATH SEATTLE’S SKYLINE… PRETTY MUCH OUT OF NOWHERE, THIS INFLUX OF SHARKS APPEARED AND WE KNEW NOTHING ABOUT THEM. Narrator: ONE OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST AND MOST ELUSIVE SHARKS UNEXPECTEDLY APPEARED. YOU’RE BASICALLY LOOKING AT A LIVING DINOSAUR. […]

A Large Catfish Is a Good Sign | Monster Fish

still strong this is crazy looking fish check it out big wall ago catfish and the first thing you notice about this fish is its huge mouth these catfish they’re big predators the upper and lower jaw hundreds of teeth pointed backwards so anything that goes in that mouth it’s not coming out long slender […]

The World’s Most Venomous Fish | Australia’s Deadly Monsters

[music playing] NARRATOR: Exploiting flooded estuaries, the stonefish is an unlikely predator. An awkward swimmer, he’s simply not built for the chase. Just getting from point A to point B is an arduous task, so actively chasing down prey is not a viable option. This monster’s approach is more passive aggressive. Camouflage is his strong […]

The Snail-Smashing, Fish-Spearing, Eye-Popping Mantis Shrimp | Deep Look

The mantis shrimp is a true heavy-hitter. Take this one. She’s about to devour this snail. But she’s gotta crack it open first. So, she carefully positions it… Then — BAM! — she punches it with the speed of a .22 caliber bullet. It’s the fastest attack in the animal kingdom. That’s one kind of […]

Injecting Yourself with Killer Bacteria

Whether they’re talking about people or animals, looks can be deceiving. The most innocent-looking critters can pack a huge punch. Take this tiny fish. Pretty cute, right? Or maybe it’d look like a tasty snack if you were a predator in a reef. At least, until it reveals a pair of sharp fangs in its […]