VIDEO: Tonight’s ‘Shark Week’ Episode Features Some of the World’s Strangest Sharks
By Space Coast Daily // July 24, 2017
RETURN THE ISLE OF JAWS, Alien Sharks tonight
ABOVE VIDEO: Michael Phelps and his 23 Olympic gold medals faced off against a great white shark in an exciting race to kick off Discovery’s Shark Week 2017 on Sunday.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – According to the website, All That Is Interesting, Discovery Channel’s annual Shark Week is both a response to and an example of popular interest in one of the world’s most-feared predators, the great white shark.
Even though you’re more likely to be bitten by another person than by a shark — let alone a great white shark, millions flock to their televisions each week this time of the year as The Discovery Channel educates and recounts nightmare stories of the ocean’s most talked about predator.
Launched July 17, 1988, Shark Week is now broadcast in over 72 countries and since 2010 has become the longest-running cable television programming event in history.
MONDAY NIGHT’S SHARK WEEK LINE UP
HARK VORTEX – Airing Monday, July 24 at 8PM ET/PT
Each summer the Gulf Stream pushes north into the waters of southern New England, bringing with it 30 species of shark. Greg
Skomal and Joe Romeiro study the annual spectacle, focusing on three sharks – makos, great whites, and porbeagles – that can out-swim, out-think, and out-compete all the others.
Produced by 333 Productions and Radley Studios.
RETURN TO THE ISLE OF JAWS – Airing Monday, July 24 at 9PM ET/PT
ABOVE VIDEO: The team returns to document an abundance of male sharks and figure out their strange behavior. Premieres Monday, July 24 at 9:00 p.m. on Discovery.
Divers and scientists RETURN TO THE ISLE OF JAWS to unlock the mysteries of this new great white hot spot, just south of Western Australia.
They make a startling discovery that causes us to re-think of everything we thought we knew about great whites. Produced by Red Rock Films.
ALIEN SHARKS: STRANGER FINS – Airing Monday, July 24 at 10PM ET/PT
ABOVE VIDEO: A sneak peak at tonigh’t Shark Week episode of ALIEN SHARKS: STRANGER FINS.
ALIEN SHARKS is back in search of some of the world’s strangest sharks.
Dr. Craig O’Connell goes to the Bass Strait for sawsharks, while Victoria Elena Vasquez and Dr. David Ebert go into deep water in Tokyo Bay to find the star of the show, the goblin shark.
They find both sawsharks and goblins – and many more, including ghost sharks, frilled sharks, and the amazing luminescent lantern shark. Produced by Discovery Studios.
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