Tonic Immobility in Sharks


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Two videos looking at Tonic Immobility in sharks. In particular they examine how some scientists believe killer whales learned to use this process to kill great whites.

Sharkman – Tonic Immobility by DiscoveryTV

Dr. Samuel H. Gruber shows how tonic immobility can be induced in sharks.

Wild – The Whale That Ate Jaws by wrefai

A possible explanation as to why killer whales may use tonic immobility on great white sharks.

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