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.
A shocked grandma fell to the ground as a digital shark launched a vicious “attack” at a virtual aquarium in Washington, D.C.
SIDON/BEIRUT: Activists voiced environmental and health concerns Sunday, after a Sidon fisherman, dubbed the “shark hunter” caught 12 sharks over the past two weeks.
“[Catching] 20 sharks a year is not the end of the world, but here in Lebanon things do tend to [become] a trend,” warned Imad Saoud, a professor of marine biology at AUB.
Students in grades two through four at The Liberty School had a hands-on science lesson Monday when they dissected dogfish sharks with the help of teachers and parents.
Fifty animals shot dead, 20 found dead on hooks, 90 tagged and released
It is believed the shark was attracted to the area by a six-metre whale seen earlier near City Beach, close to Perth.