"We were right in front of the lifeguard, I was like knee-deep in the water, and all of a sudden I felt this thump, that’s the best way to describe it on my leg," said Kimberly Popp. Popp’s husband, Jim, is the general manager of the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes.
The team behind the new ‘Nova’ documentary seeks to understand more about these predators and the cutting-edge ways we can prevent negative human-shark encounters.
While the encounter was intense (bonus points for the added soundtrack), the MaxAnimal crew assured worried YouTube commenters that the attack was “completely unprovoked” and everyone, including the shark, “made it out alive.”
On Monday morning a fisherman captured video in Cape Cod Bay of what he described to Boston Magazine as a 16-18-foot Great White shark.
One of the year’s best weeks of TV, Shark Week, kicks off soon and to celebrate, the Discovery Channel created this strangely epic 30-second spot. The ad features a man riding on two sharks as he throws chum from his satchel-like bucket into the air. There’s a mermaid resting seductively at his feet and a slew of jumping sharks. What more could you possibly want? This year’s Shark Week begins August 10.
We here at Slate were talking about sharks not long ago and realized we had a lot of goofy questions. Shark conservation graduate student David Shiffman was kind enough to answer them. What do sharks do in a hurricane? Do they clear out of the path? Yup, they move to…
A huge gathering of large sharks seem to be hanging out near Pensacola Pass.
TAMPA — It took Zach “Hammer” Miller about 90 minutes to pull a 14-foot, roughly 1,300-pound hammerhead shark to shore.
Authorities said there was a shark attack on Saturday morning in Oceano near Pier Avenue.