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Great White Sharks

The Great White Shark: It's Not What You Think

Vicki Cobb | Posted 05.09.2016 | Home
Vicki Cobb

How does a very large, strong, fearsomely toothy, predatory fish live down a reputation as an attacker and killer of human beings, who are simply enjo...

Can Data Aggregation Save Sharks?

Apryl DeLancey | Posted 01.07.2017 | Science
Apryl DeLancey

In the fall of 2013 there seemed to be a higher incidence of shark sightings at my local surf spot than there had been in several years. The local ne...

Making Irrational Rational

Nelson Saiers | Posted 07.21.2016 | Arts
Nelson Saiers

On this Rational Pi Day, consider some of our irrational societal behaviors. Begin to take the first steps towards quelling those and taking more rational approaches to the issues that will impact us all.

Shark Discovers Diver's Cage Far Less Tasty Than Expected (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 07.02.2015 | Weird News

Smile for the camera! A woman with a taste for danger got uncomfortably close to a great white shark while cage diving in South Africa's Mossel Bay...

High-Fiving A Massive Great White Is As Wild As It Looks

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.11.2015 | Weird News

A great white shark isn't your softball buddy who is happy to see your outstretched palm after a big play. But this diver doesn't seem to care. Our...

Great White Emerges From Murk, Swims Straight At Terrified Diver

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green

Among the many things you'd prefer not to see when you peer into the deep, murky ocean beneath your feet: a great white shark, swimming up from the de...

WATCH: Great White Shark Steals Fisherman's Catch

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.19.2015 | Green

Here fishy, fishy! New Zealand's "Captain Bucko" fishing charters shared this video on Facebook last Monday of a fisherman learning the hard way t...

My Top 5 Things to Check Off Your Bucket List in Capetown, South Africa

Laura Grier | Posted 05.18.2015 | Travel
Laura Grier

There are moments in life when even a photo can't seem to replace the words to describe what you are actually witnessing. In my career as a photojournalist, m¬y work has taken me to six of the world's seven continents, and I am awestruck on a regular basis.

A Giant Dune With Champagne Pools, Wild Dogs and Great White Sharks - This is Fraser Island, Australia

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 04.10.2015 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Back to civilization after our detour into the red desert of Uluru, we start again from Brisbane and take the road up north towards the Great Barrier Reef, where I always said I would not dive, but that my youngest wants to explore anxiously. We are now in Queensland.

Big Oil Seismically Slaughtering Sealife

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 03.28.2015 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

From The Great Australian Bight to Lake Macquarie, NSW, the race to destroy sealife to extract more climate disrupting oil and gas has reached a diabolical frenzy.

Incredible Video Captures Great White Sharks Off Massachusetts

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 10.19.2014 | Green

Because two is indeed better than one, here are TWO great white sharks putting on a show in the waters off Chatham, Massachusetts. Post by Atlanti...

CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Great White Sharks In Epic Fight

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.01.2014 | Green

It's a shark-eat-shark world out there. A 16-foot-long great white shark was recently caught on video attacking another, smaller, great white in w...

Yoga, Motherhood and Stumbling Through Transitions

Kathleen Buckstaff | Posted 11.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Kathleen Buckstaff

This time in my life feels awkward, unfamiliar and off-balance. But as I return to these stories of humor, pain and sweetness, I see that experiencing deep love is a gift even though I'm stumbling through the transitions.

VOTE: One Shark To Rule Them All

Posted 08.19.2014 | Green

Shark Week is officially over (well, at least for most of us) and it was a Sharknado-storm of mixed emotions. It brought us some definite bullsh*t, bu...

Let's Treat Every Week Like Shark Week

Rep. Jared Huffman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Green
Rep. Jared Huffman

We have many concerns regarding the TPP, including the weakening of environmental and labor standards. We have even greater concerns about the lack of transparency regarding the TPP discussions that are underway -- so much so, that we are relying on leaks to get any information.

WATCH: The Terrifying Moment When A Great White Shark Attacks

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 08.06.2014 | Science

What's it like to be attacked by a Great White shark? Now's your chance to find out--and you don't have to risk life and limb. A scary new video f...

Travel Tuesday: Amazing Places You Can Swim With Sharks

The Active Times | Posted 08.31.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

Some people look past the sensationalism and all those razor-sharp teeth to see sharks for what they really are -- streamlined, beautiful animals that are fantastically adapted to their environment (there's a reason they've been around for 64 million years) and, for the most part, aren't too interested in eating humans.

Some Dude Made This Crazy Ad For Shark Week

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.27.2014 | Entertainment

Yes, there are flying hammerhead sharks, a mermaid, a seal being eaten by another shark and a man riding two great whites like waterskies. This co...

Meeting a Great White: A Memorable Start to Summer

Travelzoo | Posted 08.11.2014 | Travel

Over the weekend a buddy and I were fishing about five miles off the coast of Jupiter, Florida, when we spotted something and couldn't believe our eyes. Well, just watch the video to see what happened next.

'Hunt For The Super Predator' May Finally Solve That Bizarre Shark Mystery

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 06.12.2014 | Green

Eleven years ago, a 9-foot-long great white shark that was part of Australia's first large-scale tracking program was apparently devoured by a "myster...

WATCH: Great White Shark Gets Up Close And Personal With Diver

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Scuba diving is an amazing activity that gives people the opportunity to see a world wholly different world from our own. Though, in the case of this ...

WATCH: This Is How You Tag A Great White

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 08.04.2014 | Green

Steven Spielberg's 1975 blockbuster "Jaws" made great white sharks into new, terrifying celebrities. Despite their much-preferred diet of fish and sea...

Is This A Great White Shark Off Miami Beach?

Posted 10.11.2013 | Miami

For the second time in under six months, a fisherman has claimed to have hooked a great white shark off South Florida's coast. Brit Paul Raines wa...

This Shark-Swimming, Spearfishing Superwoman Might Make You Rethink Your Life

Posted 10.04.2013 | Women

This is Kimi Werner. Kimi lives almost entirely off the land on the North Shore of Oahu. This is how she grocery shops -- she freedives and spe...

A Love Letter to Sharks

Lisa Dworkin | Posted 10.29.2013 | Green
Lisa Dworkin

I think I know what you're thinking. Knowing something won't harm you and not being afraid of it are two different things.