shark week http://kvpr.org en How A Marine Biologist Learned to Live With Shark Week http://kvpr.org/post/how-marine-biologist-learned-live-shark-week <p>When I was a little boy growing up in Pittsburgh, hundreds of miles from the ocean, the only sharks I ever saw were at the aquarium or on my TV. These early images helped inspire me to become a shark biologist. I’ve now interacted with thousands of sharks up close, including a face-to-face with a 12-foot sand tiger shark that formed the basis of my college admission essay.</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 01:47:39 +0000 David Shiffman 19671 at http://kvpr.org How A Marine Biologist Learned to Live With Shark Week