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The Incredible Shrinking Cups: Surprise Shark!

We actually watched an Oceanic White-tip take several lunges at the ROV Isis on her way down. Sadly, she was only visible on the umbilical camera (a low-res upward facing camera we use to watch the status of the ROV’s tether), which we don’t record.

Where did that shark come from?

Where did that shark come from?

What’s all this about?


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