Discovery Channel’s Shark Week is already making a big splash. The channel’s fin-credible lshark week got underway on Sunday with 45 hours of programming.
This week has become a cultural phenomenon since it started in 1988.
The Shedd Aquarium is celebrating shark week too.
Doctor Steve Kessel, the director of marine research at The Shedd talked with WGN News Now about sharks and how misunderstood they are.