An introduction to Oceanography
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Shark Attack

Sharks are incredible hunters of the sea, with the ability to swim at 50km/h, and the learning capabilities to hunt only the most nutritious prey available. On this page you can learn all about sharks, how they are adapted to hunt and kill, and see them up close in an amazing 360° video! Finally, you can try a true-or-false game to test your shark knowledge.

Click on the hotspots below to explore how sharks have adapted to hunt and kill their prey.


Watch this video to get up close and personal with great sharks, as well as see what’s going on under their scales.


If you think you’re on expert on sharks then give the Shark Attack quiz a go. Test your knowledge and aim for top points!