David Shiffman is a Ph.D. student at the Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy at the University of Miami, where he studies the ecology and conservation of sharks. He writes for Southern Fried Science. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
Sept. 4 2013 12:41 PMSwimming With SharksWas Diana Nyad really at risk of being bitten during her historic swim?David Shiffman
May 30 2013 1:51 PMNo, Mermaids Do Not ExistWhat Animal Planet’s fake documentaries don’t tell you about the ocean.David Shiffman