27 episodes

A podcast to help you live your life at the top of the food chain.

Shark Brain Beneath the Waves

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 24 Ratings

A podcast to help you live your life at the top of the food chain.

    Shark Week 2021: Paul de Gelder

    Shark Week 2021: Paul de Gelder

    Welcome back (or welcome to) Shark Brain—our podcast designed to help you live your life at the top of the food chain. Today we’re joined by Paul de Gelder, an incredible conservationist, adventurer, shark advocate, and life-long learner. De Gelder has made sharks his career, overcoming fears and obstacles to develop a love and passion for protecting these animals. You’ve seen him on Shark Week for years—tune in to hear his story and get inspired today.

    • 24 min
    Shark Week 2021: Kinga Philipps

    Shark Week 2021: Kinga Philipps

    Kinga Philipps—journalist, explorer, shark enthusiast and shark advocate—joined our team in the Turks and Caicos to truly go beneath the waves for shark science in the name of discovery. Helping us with some scientific firsts for our team in the region, Philipps is no stranger to taking risks and new adventures when it comes to conservation. On today’s episode, we learn about her passions, inspirations, and what motivates her to continue seeking new depths. 

    • 24 min
    Shark Week 2021: Forrest Galante

    Shark Week 2021: Forrest Galante

    It’s Shark Week. One of the biggest weeks of the year, we’re getting back into the Shark Brain mindset to bring some exciting shark conversations your way. Today’s guest is Forrest Galante, wildlife biologist, conservationist, and outdoor adventurer. Host of “Extinct or Alive,” Galante has traveled around the world to come face-to-face with animals on the brink of extinction. Dive in to hear how his many encounters with sharks have inspired him to bring science and conservation to the global audie

    • 33 min
    How to Influence Others with Dr. Austin Gallagher

    How to Influence Others with Dr. Austin Gallagher

    This second part of our Mentorship series from Dr. Austin Gallagher is all about how to influence others—and win. This idea might sound strange, but ultimately, this concept is all about likability and relationship-building—and the importance of using these professional skills in daily life. From adding a smile or using someone's first name in conversation to going above and beyond to deliver for your team, this talk is full of advice for the boardroom and the lab. 

    • 40 min
    Finding Your Path with Dr. Austin Gallagher

    Finding Your Path with Dr. Austin Gallagher

    Earlier this year, we started The Crew: an online social network and mentorship program for ocean lovers, aspiring scientists, and those already in the field. Each week, our team connects with this group to talk both big-picture ocean conservation issues, and more personally, advice and guidance on how to get involved and make an impact. This bonus episode is Part 1 of 2 mentorship sessions from Dr. Gallagher this fall — all about finding your path, in your career and in life.

    • 46 min
    Innovation is Key with Daniel Hettwer

    Innovation is Key with Daniel Hettwer

    Innovation is everything. Sharks are the ultimate innovators, with millions of years of evolutionary success, adapting, surviving & thriving. There are always opportunities to innovate, and when innovation is successful, the opportunities can be endless. Today we're joined by Daniel Hettwer, CEO of Hidden Worlds Entertainment, a new company integrating nature with entertainment and experience. Tune into this talk about innovation, exploration, and the importance of evolving: in business and in life. 

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

Id Eco Super-Eco ,

The Podcast That My Brain Needed

Who knew that a shark themed podcast that deals with living your best life was exactly what my brain wanted and needed? Shark Brain quickly became the priority podcast in my inventory that gets a listen the day it loads.

Ruthie schorr ,

Great insights, actionable recommendations

I love this podcast. Austin does an incredible job as host pulling out meaningful and wonderful insights from this diverse group of people. I have loved every episode i have listened to so far. If you want to challenge yourself and your thinking, this is the podcast for you.

Jlfitzgerald ,

Awesome

Loving this new podcast so far! Really enjoy Dr. Gallagher's voice and perspective

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