Whale Shark Caught On Film…


A momentous occasion has occurred.

The BBC’s famous Natural World series breaks new ground when it shows the world’s biggest fish – having a poo.

It is believed to be the first time that the ocean giant’s natural motion has been captured on film.Marine biologist Mark Meekan said: “It’s a very rare sight – one I’ve only witnessed twice in 10 years of whale shark observation and which, to the best of my knowledge, has never been shown on TV before.

But how does it smell like?

“Imagine covering yourself in crab paste then lying out in hot sun all day. You’d smell pretty awful, wouldn’t you? Well, whale shark poo is even worse than that!”

Here’s a video of it…

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jeffry r. johnston November 21, 2008 at 6:00 pm

I wouldn’t say this is your best post, but it’s definitely number 2.


Sorry, J, couldn’t resist. 😉

Johnny November 22, 2008 at 12:29 am

HAHA. good one…good one…..

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