ATLANTA (April 20, 2016) - Could Leviathan, a sea creature referenced in the Old Testament, really exist? In the National Geographic Channel's "Sea Monsters: The Definitive Guide," scientists explore the size and limitations of today's large sea creatures. Dr. Alistair Dove, director of research and conservation, is interviewed in the episode and discusses his work with measuring whale sharks, the largest fish in the world. 

To view the entire clip from "Sea Monsters: A Definitive Guide" with Dr. Dove and to learn more about the work he and others do at Georgia Aquarium with whale sharks and how it translates into field research, visit





Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that contains more than 10 million gallons of water and has the largest collection of aquatic animals. Georgia Aquarium’s mission is to be a scientific institution that entertains and educates, features exhibits and programs of the highest standards, and offers engaging and exciting guest experiences that promote the conservation of aquatic biodiversity throughout the world. Georgia Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums. For additional information, visit