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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 ...

Australia's Controversial Shark Culling Begins

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 03.28.2014 | Green

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A large shark was killed off the west Australian coast on Sunday, the first under a contentious new state government cull...

Woman Injured In Shark Attack

AP | Posted 12.28.2013 | Green

PERTH, Australia (AP) — A woman received serious injuries to her arm when she was mauled by a small shark on Monday as she snorkeled off Australia's...

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...

Another Surfer Attacked By Shark This Month In Australia

AP | Posted 03.19.2012 | Green

SYDNEY — A 44-year-old surfer suffered serious wounds to his thigh and buttocks in Australia's second shark attack this month. Australia normal...

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...