Why You Don't See Great White Sharks At Aquariums

It's almost here! Shark Week begins this Sunday (7/23) and you may have already set your DVR to record everything Discovery will be airing. The show I'm most eagerly awaiting is Phelps vs. Shark: The Battle for Ocean Supremacy, in which Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps takes on a fast and ferocious great white shark.…

Michael Phelps To Race A Shark!?

Olympic legend Michael Phelps will race a great white shark as part of Shark Week on July 23: Whaaaa???? Per BleacherReport.com, "....great whites (sharks) cruise the ocean at approximately 5 mph, but can reach north of 25 mph if they're in attack-mode.Their swimming speed is 10 times faster than the typical human swimmer..."