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How the Massive Great White Shark Ambushes Its Prey

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How the Massive Great White Shark Ambushes Its Prey

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To reach the fatty prey sharks need to eat, they must venture into colder, more hostile waters where seals thrive. Their trick? The ability to raise their body temperature a full 18 degrees fahrenheit.

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Shark specialist Dr. Geremy Cliff and sensory biologist Dr. Craig O'Connell have joined forces to unlock the hunting secrets of the ocean's perfect predator, the great white shark. To do so, they'll go beneath its skin, dissecting the giant to reveal the six incredible senses that drive this powerful creature to the ultimate attack. Enter the operating room and see how the great white is not a cold-blooded killer to fear, but an evolutionary marvel that should be respected and revered.

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