Squeaks and I are adopting a pet goldfish! He lives in a fish tank, and he’s a great swimmer! In fact, this little guy’s whole body is really suited to life in the water. He has great fins to help him swim, and eyes that can stay open in the water. These special body parts […]
The Great White Shark—one of the most feared predators in the seas. This is one of the most dangerous sharks in the world, considered by many to be a man-eater. But just how aggressive are these sharks? Join me on an expedition to investigate great white sharks. Hi, I’m Jonathan Bird and welcome to my […]
Chris: How are you guys feeling? Good? Ann: Ready to dive! One of my favorite jobs here is getting to dive with sharks I love sharks I think they’re amazing animals and a lot of times when I tell people that I get to dive with sharks they’re like “Oh my gosh that’s so scary!” […]
Next on Jonathan Bird’s Blue World, weird sharks that live on the ocean floor! Hi, I’m Jonathan Bird and welcome to my world! ( ♪ music ) This is a fearsome predator. It looks like a blob, or perhaps an algae-covered rock. But it’s a shark, blending into the sea floor, waiting for small fish […]
While I’m in the water, I’m weightless. And that takes all the pressure off of, off of my injuries. No pressure, there’s no pain. Today we had the St. Louis VA Center here. They are working with veterans that have disabilities. We had people here that had quadriplegia, paraplegia, MS, PTSD, and they are here […]
Coming up next on Jonathan Bird’s Blue World, Jonathan goes deep in search of Thresher sharks! There are many tall tails in the ocean, and not all of them are true. But when it comes to sharks, there is only one truly tall tail. And that’s the tail on the Thresher shark, one of the […]
I filmed this using a GoPro Hero 4 Silver, Backscatter Filter, and Sealife Video Lights in October. I edited with Final Cut Pro. I travel with a scuba diving group from New York called Scuba Network, NYC. The local operation is called The Cortez Club.
I filmed this during week of Christmas, 2015 while diving off the shore of the Divi Flamingo Beach Resort & Casino in Bonaire. During one of the many night dives during the week, I observed a Spotted Moray Eel hunting and later capture his or her prey. This was pretty exciting to watch.