A Great White Shark Breached & Just Missed Us!

NARRATOR: is a crazy picture. That is a gigantic great white shark. And as we can clearly see, the picture was taken at really, really close range. Maybe too close. My question is, who took this photo and how much danger were they in? The person on the other end of the camera was this […]

This Neurobiologist Swims With Great White Sharks to Study Fear

The first thing that comes through your mind when you see a white shark coming towards you is, “Oh my goodness, that’s a white shark. It looks like in the movies.” They’re long, but their girth is what’s incredible. The bodies of these animals are just enormous. They’re very aggressive and dangerous animals, but we […]

Is The Future Of Antibiotics At The Bottom Of The Ocean?

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Off the coast of California, scientists from UC Santa Cruz are scouring the ocean for what they hope is the key to fighting a new breed of drug-resistant superbugs. BRYSON VOIRIN: So we’re out here in Monterey Bay looking for the next potential medical breakthrough. But how are we going to do […]