Yearly Archives: 2013

Video of Thresher Sharks Slapping Prey

Science’s website has a short video clip showing a Thresher Shark using its long tail to slap at a school of small fish. There are 4 phases: preparation, strike, wind-down recovery and collection of the prey. It’s difficult to tell … Continue reading

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Rita Winning 2012 Photo of the Year for BSAC NZ

Slightly belatedly, congratulations to Rita for winning the 2012 Photo of the Year competition for the BSAC NZ club. Despite having had her Canon G11 and housing for 2 years, she’d never got around to taking it underwater, instead she’d … Continue reading

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Rainbow Warrior in Auckland

The new Rainbow Warrior is currently doing a┬átour of New Zealand. This weekend the she was in Auckland and people had chance for a free tour of the ship. I have to say that I was somewhat underwhelmed. Not by … Continue reading

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