Leaping Mullets! Flying Fish! Breaching Sharks!


Fish belong in the water, right? What business do they have leaping out of their world and into ours? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe explore the surprisingly fascinating, dangerous and mysterious world of leaping, jumping and gliding fish. From skewering swordfish and breaching sharks to the alleged urethra-bound candiru, nature provides more than a few mind-blowing specimens of note.

Leaping Mullets! Flying Fish! Breaching Sharks!

Image Caption: A great white shark breaches off the cost of Seal Island. (David Jenkins/robertharding/Getty)

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Topics in this Podcast: biology, fish