You Need to Check out These Pictures of a Whale Shark in Egypt

You Need to Check out These Pictures of a Whale Shark in Egypt

We have all heard news and seen pictures of the intense jellyfish infestation and invasion that has occurred in Egypt’s North Coast, and city of Alexandria. Jellyfish, however, are not the only creatures taking over Egyptian coastlines.   These images below have recently emerged on Facebook. They were taken in Egypt’s Red Sea, specifically in […]

Egyptians Defy Logic and Literally Play with a Shark in Sharm El-Sheikh

Egyptians Defy Logic and Literally Play with a Shark in Sharm El-Sheikh

This must be one of Egypt’s finest WTH moments and I genuinely feel like our beloved country is coming to an end. For a while now, there has been news circulating about people trying to play with sharks – yes you read that right – in Sharm El-Sheikh.   Misr dot com just posted a video of […]

Kids Are Wearing Fins Everywhere in Sahel and We Finally Understand Why

Kids Are Wearing Fins Everywhere in Sahel and We Finally Understand Why

For some reason almost everywhere I went this summer, beaches had kids with shark fins attached to their backs and I finally understand why. What looks like the coolest beach toy in town turned out to be the newest swim-train development, SwimFin. Apparently, people all around the world have been using SwimFin as a floating device for a […]

How to Avoid Sharks 101, by the Egyptian Police

How to Avoid Sharks 101, by the Egyptian Police

  In light of the recent tragic event that led to 23-year-old Egyptian Amr Abdel Kader being attacked by a shark in Egypt’s Ain Sokhna, the Egyptian police have released a guide to where they believe sharks are usually present.          Alexandria (Miama – Agamy): 15 kilometers off shore. Hurghada: 10 kilometers off […]

New Marine Mammal Species Discovered in Red Sea

New Marine Mammal Species Discovered in Red Sea

World-renowned marine biologist Ziad Sheiery has announced the discovery of a new marine mammal species in Egypt’s Red Sea. Scientists are now calling the species “sharkphin” (scientific name “delpoeridea”), reflecting its roots in the dolphin family. Like most marine mammals, sharkphins have no body hair except for a little mustache at the tip of its […]