Tagged With Sharks

Great white sharks are swimming near New York beaches, tracker says


10-year-old boy recalls terrifying attack by 7-foot shark while snorkelling with his dad: 'I thought I was going to die'


Sharks once nearly disappeared in an abrupt extinction event 'twice as extreme' as the one that killed the dinosaurs



Sharks are among a group of animals with a 6th sense that humans don't have - they use Earth's magnetic field to navigate


Researchers released a mako shark into the ocean, but it made a U-turn to take bites out of their boat


Why shark scales are so cool



A man was found guilty of keeping live sharks in a pool in his basement with plans to sell them on the underground exotic fish market


A striking image of sharks feeding at sunset won this year's Underwater Photographer of the Year contest


Megalodon babies ate their shark siblings in the womb, leading them to be the size of adult humans at birth


22 discoveries this year changed our understanding of how animals communicate, compete, and defend themselves


Hundreds of great white sharks have vanished from South Africa's coast and fearsome orcas are to blame


Megalodons may have grown to the size of school buses by eating their shark siblings in the womb, new research suggests



Drone footage shows the tense moment a shark swam within inches of a professional surfer in Australia


How shark scales' unique design inspired the first manmade pattern to help stop bacterial spread


Shark encounters are likely to continue in New England as warming waters and exploding seal populations pull the predators north


A 10-year-old boy was dragged off a boat by a shark on the Australian coast



16 photos of sharks that show they're the most majestic creatures of the seas


Hong Kong custom officials seized a record 28 tons of shark fin worth over $1 million


1,400 pounds of shark fins worth about $1 million were seized in a Miami port


A YouTuber tested whether sharks really can smell a drop of human blood from a mile away, and he seemed to debunk the theory