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Australia Sharks

Australian News Helicopter Spots Shark Near Surfers

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 07.06.2015 | Green

This brings public service journalism to a whole new level. A group of young surfers in Australia were spared what could have been a close encounte...

This Is What Happens When You Step On A Shark's Head (GRAPHIC PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green

Always look before you leap, especially in potentially shark infested waters. That's the lesson Australian surfer Ryan Hunt learned last week. Last...

Man Killed In Apparent Shark Attack At Byron Bay

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 09.09.2014 | Green

A swimmer died on Tuesday morning in Byron Bay in New South Wales, Australia, after he was bit on his "right leg by what is believed to be a shark," o...

WATCH: Painted 'Mermaid' Dances With Tiger Sharks

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 06.11.2014 | Green

Hannah Fraser is a professional mermaid and an ocean conservation activist who makes compelling videos combining these interests. In the latest, Fr...

Feeding My Voracious Passport With A Jellyfish-Munching Turtle

Joanna Zelman | Posted 04.23.2014 | Travel
Joanna Zelman

My passport is like the blood-sucking, voracious plant from Little Shop Of Horrors -- the more I feed it, the hungrier it gets.

Disturbing Video Of Sinking Sharks Reveals Grim Reality In Australia Cull

Posted 02.21.2014 | Green

Disturbing new video has brought Western Australia's shark culling program under attack yet again. The video shows two seemingly lifeless, "undersized...

Shark Cannibalism Reported In Australia's Controversial Cull Program

Posted 02.11.2014 | Green

Australia's controversial shark culling program is facing yet another set back as sharks caught in the baited drumlines are reportedly being attacked ...

WATCH: Grandfather Wrestles With Shark, Saves Toddlers

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.23.2013 | Fifty

When most beach-goers hear cries of "SHARK!" coming from the water, they panic à la "Jaws." But when Paul Marshallsea hears that warning, he apparent...

Australian Authorities Can Now Hunt And Kill Great White Sharks

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2012 | Green

CANBERRA, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Authorities will hunt and kill great white sharks which pose a threat to swimmers along Australia's western Indian Oce...

Australia Sees 3 Shark Attacks In 2 Days

Sydney Morning Herald | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

IT COULD be a down side to our ocean waters becoming cleaner, or the result of a welcome flourishing of the schools of small fish that cling to Austra...