Sharks in Australia begin using Twitter to warn surfers and swimmers of their presence
More than 300 tagged sharks automatically send tweets when they swim within a kilometer of beaches on country’s the dangerous west coast
December 27, 2013 by Pete Thomas
“Large sharks off Western Australia are now doing their part to keep surfers and swimmers safe–by sending tweets warning of their presence.
“Scientists have fitted 320 sharks, many of them great whites, with transmitters that automatically issue warnings to the Surf Life Saving Western Australia’s Twitter feed when the tagged sharks approach within a kilometer of the coast’s popular beaches…”
Because people need to spend more time on the grid. I fear people don’t use their cell gizmos enough. Who needs to just chill in nature?