Tag Archives: Ichthyology

07Aug/16

Sun-dried – simple technology helps Malawian traders improve fish market

Traders in southern Malawi are being encouraged to effectively process their fish and increase incomes by using solar tents to dry fish. Researchers say the innovation provides a more conducive environment for drying fish rather than putting them out in the open which exposes fish to contamination and predators.

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29Mar/16

Sleep the night surrounded by sharks at the Paris aquarium

Airbnb and the Aquarium of Paris offer contest winners a night underwater sleeping with sharks and create a research platform for “misunderstood” shark species.

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19Jul/15

Australian surfer Fanning escapes uhurt after punching away a shark

JEFFREY’S BAY, SOUTH AFRICA (JULY 19, 2015) (WORLD SURF LEAGUE) – Australian surfer Mick Fanning survived a shark attack unscathed as he was preparing for Sunday’s (July 19) final of the World Surfing League’s J-Bay Open, fighting off the circling predator with his fists.
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