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Meet Katharine… The Great White Shark You Can Track

Ocearch, the a non-profit organization doing global research on great white sharks and other large apex predators, tracks sharks to learn about their mysterious behavior. Katharine the Great White Shark weighs 2,300 lbs and is more than 14 feet long! And she is now off of the Florida coast after long travels. You can follow Ocearch’s updates

There Will Be Blood (in an hour!)

At 2 PM PST/5 PM EST, the sharks on the Aquarium of the Pacific Shark Lagoon Live Cam are fed daily. Join us in one hour on the Live Cam to get up close and personal – – from a safe distance – – for this shark frenzy! The Shark Lagoon features sandbar, sand tiger, zebra,

Sand Tiger Shark Facts

When hunting, they can “sense” prey, unseen, up to a foot away. Like most sharks, sand tigers are able to detect electrical signals emitted by potential prey in the water column or substrate with specialized electrosensory organs on the sides of their head and lower jaw called ampullae of Lorenzini that enable them to find

Zebra Shark Facts

11.5 foot zebra shark will have a tail that’s nearly 6 feet long – or half it’s total length! But it’s a flexible body all the way down. This shark can distort its body to squeeze into tiny cracks, and its small mouth allows it to suck up prey between tiny crevices. See the zebra

Artist Dives With Sharks Tomorrow!

Tomorrow, December 9th, shark sculpture artist Victor Douieb will dive into the Shark Lagoon at the Aquarium of the Pacific for a live demonstration. Douieb dives with sharks to gain an understanding of their anatomy, movement, and habitat. His works originate in clay, are cast in bronze, and finished with a patina or stainless steel. He donates a percentage of

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