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Shark Week 2012 Programe Schedule
Posted on Friday, 13 July 2012
It’s just one month to go for Discovery Channel’s annual Shark Week and this year will be the 25th Anniversary.
Emmy nominated ULTIMATE AIR JAWS and AIR JAWS APOCALYPSE were both facilitated by Apex Shark Expeditions and will be kicking off Shark Week this year.
Also catch Chris Fallows on HOW JAWS CHANGED THE WORLD
Here's the full lineup:
"Air Jaws Apocalypse"
Premieres Sunday, August 12 at 9 p.m. ET
Photographer, author and shark expert Chris Fallows and legendary natural history producer Jeff Kurr embark on a quest to learn more about the great white sharks of Seal Island, South Africa -- and one shark in particular: Colossus is a massive 14-foot great white that dominates all other sharks in the area.
Shark Week's 25 Best Bites
Premieres Sunday, August 12 at 10 p.m. ET
In 24 years of Shark Week, Discovery has been able to capture some incredible footage. In celebration of Shark Week's silver anniversary, count down the 25 best bites from the past as filmmakers attempt to get the bird's eye view of a breaching great white, i.e. the shot to top all Shark Week shots.
Mythbusters Jawsome Shark Special
Premieres Monday, August 13 at 9 p.m. ET
The MythBusters, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, count down their top 25 shark myths of all time. They also show never-seen-before footage and reveal the No. 1 shark myth that will quite literally blow people away.
Premieres Monday, August 13 at 10 p.m. ET
Discovery is resurrecting the largest shark to ever swim in our oceans: the megalodon, which was 52 feet long, weighed 100,000 pounds and had 250 teeth, each six inches long, set in jaws six feet wide and eight feet tall.