Topics in Shark Biology: Behavior
40 Winks Under the Sea - Why do normally active sharks rest on the bottom, sometimes in caves and sometimes not?
How Do Sharks Swim When Asleep? - Brief answer to this often-asked question
Requiem Threats - Agonistic Display in the Grey Reef Shark - What this peculiar behavior means and what to do if it's directed at you
A Curious Basker - Interpreting the strange behavior of a New England Basker
Catch as Catch Can - Predatory strategies of the Great White Shark
And in This Corner . . . - Do dolphins really beat up sharks?
Why Do Sharks Strand? - Does it have anything in common with whale strandings
Do Satellite Tags 'Jam' a Shark's Ampullae of Lorenzini? - Given sharks' extreme sensitivity of electrical fields, could such tags affect a tagged shark's behavior?
Do Sharks Make Sounds? - Sharks are generally thought of as "silent hunters", but are they?
Why Do Sharks Expose Their Dorsal Fins? - We've all seen it dozens of times in movies, but do sharks really swim with their dorsal fins above the surface and, if so, why?
Co-operative Hunting in Sandtiger Sharks - Intriguing reports from a pioneer American shark-watcher
Making a Shark Documentary - What's involved in finding new images and approaches for documentaries on this perennially 'hot' topic? With notes on some grass-roots experiments on shark behavior, conducted opportunistically during a break in filming.