The Majestic South

Undersea Edens: The Majestic South

Australia's southern seas hold some of the earth's most exotic creatures, an undersea wonderland where the dragons are harmless, the sharks sport beards and males give birth at night. Isolated from the rest of the planet for 40 million years, the South Coast holds many secrets and mysteries in its deep cold waters.

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Pregnant Papa

Tazmania's seahorse stands out in the animal kingdom. A female seahorse deposits eggs within the male, who fertilizes them in his stomach. The pregnant male then gives birth to hundreds of babies.