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EarthSky // Earth, Science Wire Release Date: Aug 09, 2014

Watch this Great White chomp down on underwater sharkcam

Impressive, but … yikes!

REMUS SharkCam: The hunter and the hunted from Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst. on Vimeo.

In 2013, a team from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution took a specially equipped REMUS “SharkCam” underwater vehicle to Guadalupe Island in Mexico. Their goal was to film great white sharks in the wild. But the hunter soon became the hunted.

Via Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute