Category Archive: Sharks

Learn about rare and deadly shark species and shark attacks in the news.

Aug 21 2014

World’s Weirdest Sharks List

Sharks are amazing creatures, but let’s face it… when you step beyond your common bull sharks, blue sharks, and great whites, that everyone knows very well, you start to encounter some very strange looking shark species. 25 Really Weird Sharks Epic Wildlife in a collaboration guest appearance with List25 brings you 25 weird sharks! Learn …

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Aug 20 2014

1916: THE YEAR OF THE SHARK

The summer of 1916 is noted for the deadly heat wave which drove the general populace to the seashores for refreshing swims, and also the polio epidemic. What makes that summer unforgettable in the human memory is the series of shark attacks which occurred that year between the July 1st 1916 and the July 12th of …

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Aug 11 2014

Cookiecutter Shark

Did you know that there is a shark that is also classified as a parasite. Parasites by rule hurt their prey but don’t kill them.  Meet the cookie cutter shark.The only parasite in the shark family. They average 20 inches long, about the length of the average ferret and are one of the smallest sharks …

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Aug 06 2014

Monster Hammerhead Shark Killed in Saham

Endangered hammerhead shark caught and killed in Saham. It really saddens me to see such an enormous thing of beautiful killed like this especially a creature on the endangered species list like the hammerhead shark. I’m still in awe of the pictures for multiple reasons. It’s huge, I’ve never see a giant hammerhead like this before. …

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Aug 06 2014

Bull Shark Attacked by Brutus

The infamous monster crocodile “Brutus” of the Adelaide River found a tasty treat just before a tour boat drove by in Australia. It was Andrew Paice who took these amazing images of the massive saltwater crocodile feasting on a smaller bull shark. It’s not as uncommon as one would think for saltwater crocodiles to eat …

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Jul 07 2014

Swimmer Amazingly Survives Great White Shark Attack off Hermosa Pier

Hermosa beach is one of the most popular swimming spots in California. Earlier this week a fisherman that regularly hunts for sharks found himself and some others in trouble, after he riled up a great white shark. After taunting the 7-foot great white shark for nearly an hour in attempts to catch it, the shark …

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Jun 10 2014

What Ate this 9 foot Great White?

A 9 foot (3 meter) great white shark was eaten by an unidentified mysterious giant sea creature. What exactly happened to this big great white pointer? The shark was tagged and being tracked when it was mysteriously taken deep into the ocean depths Tracking data showed how the temperature of the tag increased to 78 …

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May 14 2014

Fishermen Deliver Twenty Baby Hammerhead Sharks From Their Dying Mother

Earlier this week, an occurrence happened to a group of fishermen off the coast of Florida that they will surely never forget. Shortly after they caught a full grown hammerhead shark, they realized that she was actually pregnant, injured and her babies were trying to escape through a large wound on her torso! After wresting …

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May 09 2014

Public Autopsy of Weird, “Alien” Shark Performed in Japan

Seems like more and more mysterious sea creatures are being discovered every day. A unique creature that turned up has been referred to as a deep sea alien, but was just identified as a Megamouth Shark. This shark is a rare and interesting find. There have only been a few dozen sightings of the shark …

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May 06 2014

Sighting of The Rarest Shark in The World, The Goblin Shark

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There are over four-hundred different species of sharks in the world today, and one of the rarest of them was just recently netted. A Goblin Shark was accidentally caught in the Gulf of Mexico by Shrimp harvesters. Unbelievably, this is only the second shark of its kind to ever be seen by human eyes in …

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Sep 30 2013

A Unexpected Shark Spotting

Usually when venturing off in to the deep blue sea, divers will often wear special suits, equipment, and sometimes even a cage to protect themselves from predators. Diving with out these things seems uncommon and a little risky. One brave marine biologist decided to take a dive in the middle of the ocean in nothing …

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Sep 26 2013

Sharks May Be Key in Future Cancer Treatments

Breast cancer is an epidemic that is sweeping across the world, claiming many victims. So many women are diagnosed with the ailment every year. As of now, the treatment that is given to patients suffering from breast cancer is chemotherapy, which consists of many sessions of time consuming and painful injection. For many, it is …

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Sep 23 2013

Great White behind Rising Sun

Wildlife Photography David Jenkins captured some amazing images at Seal Island in False Bay. Using a fake seal decoy, David was able to film the moment a massive great white shark breached the water to attack the decoy. Great white sharks are beautiful and even more so behind the sunset as these are some of …

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Sep 20 2013

Bull Shark vs Crocodile Attack

Bull shark attacked, killed and eaten by a Huge Saltwater Crocodile. Among the Deadliest Animals in the World, the crocodile enjoys shark for dinner. But which animal is more deadly, a shark or a crocodile? Crocodile or Shark? We are going to look at the facts of each animal and then you guys can decide which …

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