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National Geographic ChannelNat Geo Wild


  • Capture show


    It is the moment of capture. A Great White takes the bait, now every second and every action counts for the Shark Men.

  • Shark cradle show

    Shark cradle

    The team continues to improve the cradle to ensure the shark stays inside while scientist and fishermen talk tactics.

  • Great white food show

    Great white food

    The Island of Guadalupe is a breeding ground for elephant and fur seals; preferred prey for the Great Whites.

  • Ultimate fisherman show

    Ultimate fisherman

    Chris Fischer has a long history of catching and releasing the impossible but he's never caught a Great White...until now.

  • The trap show

    The trap

    How do you coax a two tonne fish into a small trap? The crew perfect the cradle for their next Great White opportunity.

  • Big mamma show

    Big mamma

    It's the biggest Great White they've seen so far…and she's a much coveted female but will she take the bait?

  • Shark mate show

    Shark mate

    Blood samples are needed from a female Great White to determine whether Sharks are mating at Guadalupe Island, or not.

  • Great white ecosystem show

    Great white ecosystem

    If we lose sharks our marine ecosystem would be dramatically changed, but not necessarily for the better.

  • The last one show

    The last one

    The shark team are hoping for one more big catch as the expedition draws to an end.

  • Big bait for big fish show

    Big bait for big fish

    One of their biggest Great Whites so far sniffs the bait…but will she bite?

  • Great white face-off show

    Great white face-off

    With the help of a little bait, the Shark Men check out some Great Whites they hope will soon be gracing the ship's deck.

  • Fish science show

    Fish science

    Catching and landing Great Whites for Science? Are they crazy, courageous, or both?

  • Tagging a Juvenile show

    Tagging a Juvenile

    Doc and the Shark Men manage to hook a juvenile -- but is it old enough to track?

  • Malibu Sharks show

    Malibu Sharks

    The Shark Men team find many a juvenile roaming the waters just feet away from the surfers of Malibu.

  • Shark Safety show

    Shark Safety

    The team develops several new shark harm prevention techniques after a close call with a great white.

  • Shark Wrangling show

    Shark Wrangling

    The crew tangle up their line while attempting to out-muscle an extra large great white.

  • Stranger Shark show

    Stranger Shark

    The Shark Men survive a close call with an untagged shark.

  • Open Ocean Perils show

    Open Ocean Perils

    In the open ocean, sharks fall victim to long lines and the thousands of hooks they carry.

  • Tag Tech show

    Tag Tech

    New missions mean new tracking tech and the crew must be familiar with it.

  • Big Hooks and Whale Blubber show

    Big Hooks and Whale Blubber

    By using larger hooks and whale blubber as bait, the team hopes to catch more sharks.