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This Video Shows What It’s Like to Come Face-to-Face With a Great White Shark

Yup, it's pretty scary

Ever wonder what it would feel like to encounter a shark head-on in open waters? This video, shot with a GoPro camera in Sydney Harbour, Australia, claims to capture that experience. The man wearing the camera jumps off a cliff into the water and within moments, his friend above warns him of a shark lurking nearby. We can only imagine that this began to play in his heart:

 

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