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The Secrets of Sharks' Eyes

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Did you know that great white sharks have an almost identical eye structure to humans? Or that they have a layer of reflective crystals behind them? This is the fascinating science behind sharks' killer vision.

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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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