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This Is the Only Proven Way to Deter a Great White Shark | The Swim

This Is the Only Proven Way to Deter a Great White Shark | The Swim

In the story of an epic journey across the Pacific Ocean, one particular character might quickly come to mind. Ben saw it first, actually; it was just straight on the bow of the boat three meters away – it was, like, bigger than Ben. Before we left, we finally managed to get in touch with …

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Do You Love Swimming Pools in Summer? Let Us Ruin That for You

Do You Love Swimming Pools in Summer? Let Us Ruin That for You

How’s your summer going? Did you spend a lot of time in the pool? Have fond memories of the ol’ swimmin’ hole? Well, let me retroactively ruin them. Pools are gross. The thing about water is some pathogens absolutely thrive in it. Harmful viruses, bacteria, and protozoa can be transmitted from one person to another …

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Nature’s Scuba Divers: How Beetles Breathe Underwater | Deep Look

Nature’s Scuba Divers: How Beetles Breathe Underwater | Deep Look

We think we know what water feels like, how it behaves. But perception is a matter of scale. For very small animals – water feels different. It has different properties. It’s almost gooey. And for some insects, this strange fact is key to their survival. Meet nature’s scuba divers. They can breathe underwater. Because they …