Friday, May 9, 2014

Rare Megamouth Shark Caught Off Coast of Japan (Video)

'Alien looking' Megamouth shark was hauled in from a depth of 2,600 feet.  Their are only 58 known sightings that have ever been reported. The capture of the 13-foot female megamouth late last month was not widely reported, but it was an extremely rare event. About 1,500 people showed at the Marine Science Museum in Shizuoka City to witness the necropsy, which might help scientists learn more about the mysterious sharks.
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