University of Miami marine biologist David Shiffman really loves sharks, but is super bummed by the state of this year’s Shark Week — so he decided to take questions about his life’s work as part of Reddit’s Ask Me Anything subreddit. Finally we’re going to get some real answers from a real person who studies real sharks! And here are the best ones so far.
First let’s get the basics out of the way Highflyn13‘s question:
So every time I
am supposed to change out my contact lenses, there’s a new shark species? Dang. That’s a lot.
The crowd started getting into the Discovery Channel criticism next, first with Plz_Use_Caution: