Photo by @BrianSkerry.
A Mako Shark dives, open-mouthed, at photographer Brian Skerry in the waters off of New Zealand. Makos are one of the fastest fish in the sea, capable of speed bursts up to 60mph. Of all shark species they also have one of the largest brains, relative to body size.
The numbers of Makos have declined worldwide due to overfishing and the demand for shark fins. They are currently listed as vulnerable, but their population continues to spiral downwards.
Learn more about Makos in the August issue of National Geographic Magazine, @NatGeo, which includes a feature story about these impressive animals

And if you like sharks, check out the new book - SHARK - by @BrianSkerry and @NatGeo! Available wherever books are sold.
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    I want this as my personal logo! :-)

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    Wwwwwoooooooo

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    Hghhhh

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    Scary is thy name๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ

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    Sโช๐Ÿ”บ๐Ÿ”ต๐Ÿ”ด๐Ÿ”ณ๐Ÿ•—๐Ÿ• ๐Ÿ•ฅ๐Ÿ•™๐Ÿ”™โ€ผ๐Ÿ”ฏโ”โ™ปโžฟ๐Ÿ…พ๐Ÿ…ฐโ™ป๐Ÿ…พโ™ˆโžฟโ›”๐Ÿ†˜๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿˆณ๐Ÿˆน๐Ÿˆต๐Ÿ”„โฌ…โ†•๐Ÿ•˜๐Ÿ•—๐Ÿ•–๐Ÿ•–โŒ๐Ÿ•งโญ•โŒ๐Ÿ”šโ™ปโ™๐Ÿˆ‚๐Ÿ›…๐Ÿˆต๐Ÿˆฒ

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    and nobody heard of @briandskerry ever again, all they found was his camera and his flipflops floating in the sea

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    Fff

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    @ibrahem_5555 ุงุจุฑู‡ูŠู… ุดูŠ ูŠุฎุตู†ูŠ ู…ู…ูƒู† ุชุฑุฏ ูˆุจุฏูˆู† ุจู„ูˆูƒ

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    Bro freaking out!

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    Nice