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Great White Sharks

Determined Photographer Spent Three Days Luring Huge Shark With Fake Rubber Seal

Posted 11.30.2012 | Green

A very patient photographer spent days setting up an amazing series of photos featuring a great white shark leaping out of the water. Dana Allen ca...

WATCH: Cage Diving With Guadalupe's Great White Sharks

Nadia Aly | Posted 01.24.2013 | Travel
Nadia Aly

It's at depth that you get a real sense of their size.

Pacific Great Whites Inch Closer to Protection

Andrew Sharpless | Posted 09.29.2012 | Green
Andrew Sharpless

Since the release of Jaws in 1975, we've been wading into the water a bit more tentatively. But it is the sharks that need to worry. They've been around for almost half a billion years, but they could go extinct on the West Coast in the coming decades.

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...

Researchers Tag Great White Sharks Off Cape Cod

AP | LINDSEY ANDERSON | Posted 11.18.2012 | Green

CHATHAM, Mass. — The scientists and fishermen on board the Ocearch, a repurposed crabbing vessel, received word that their scouting boat had hooked ...

Great White Darts Under Swimmer At Beach

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.06.2012 | Los Angeles

It's perhaps the scariest thing that can happen in the water. A great white shark swam right under a swimmer at a Southern California beach Tuesday. ...

Surfing Robot Deployed To Study Sharks

Posted 08.20.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: The 25th annual Shark Week may be wrapping up, but things are just getting started for a robot in th...

WATCH: Miss Shark Week?

Posted 08.20.2012 | Comedy

The Discovery Channel's Shark Week may be over, but that doesn't mean we can't carry that toothy, seal-stalking spirit with us through the rest of 201...

Sharks Can't Hide From Floating Robot

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2012 | Small Business

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) - A floating robot has been deployed to track great white sharks in the Pacific as part of efforts to u...

How Close Do Great White Sharks Come to the Shore?

Quora | Posted 10.15.2012 | Science
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Justine Kimball, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow working on a PhD at Stanford ...

Scared FOR Great Whites

Andrew Sharpless | Posted 10.16.2012 | Green
Andrew Sharpless

Great whites have survived for millions of years, surviving mass extinctions and rightfully earning their top spot as apex ocean predators. But unless we increase protections for them, they may not survive much longer.

'Shark Wranglers': Great White In Danger

Posted 07.30.2012 | TV

On the latest episode of "Shark Wranglers" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on History) the OCEARCH crew were tagging a Great White shark on deck when something went...

WATCH: Shark Cage Diving In Australia

Kevin Richberg | Posted 09.28.2012 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

What surprised me was that following the initial excitement of seeing the sharks up close, my mood turned quite quickly to being calm and peaceful.

Surviving the Shark

Jonathan Kathrein | Posted 09.26.2012 | Green
Jonathan Kathrein

We all know sharks live in the ocean, but we don't expect to see one. And yet an image in our minds causes us to fear that a shark might be checking us out. Sometimes that feeling is true. Or was it only seaweed?

How Many 'Shark Wranglers' Does It Take To Subdue A Great White?

Posted 07.23.2012 | TV

On the latest episode of "Shark Wranglers" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on History) viewers got to see just how dangerous Great Whites are, even out of the water...

WATCH: Rare And Terrifying Sighting Off Florida Coast

Posted 07.20.2012 | Miami

First came the arm-eating gators. Then the mutant mosquitoes. Now South Floridians have one more "pest" to worry about: great white sharks. The Jaw...

'Shark Wranglers' Dive Into Shark-Infested Waters Without Cage

Posted 09.15.2012 | TV

Diving into shark-infested waters inside of a protective cage is a hair-raising adventure by itself. On "Shark Wranglers" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on History...

Cape Cod Shark Likely Wasn't A Great White

AP | Posted 09.10.2012 | Green

CHATHAM, Mass. (AP) — The shark that caused a sensation when a photo of its fin slicing through the waters off Cape Cod behind a frightened kayaker ...

'Shark Wranglers': Captain McBride's Close Encounter

Posted 07.09.2012 | TV

"Shark Wranglers" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on History) chronicles the crew of the OCEARCH are on a mission to tag great white sharks to learn more about the ...

Dangerous Waters On The 'Shark Wranglers' Premiere

Posted 07.02.2012 | TV

On the series premiere of "Shark Wranglers" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on History) viewers were introduced to Chris Fischer and his team onboard the shark rese...

Giant Shark Kills Man By Biting Off HIs Leg

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.21.2012 | Crime

The family and friends of a 20-year-old bodyboarder in Cape Town, South Africa, are mourning his death, which occurred Thursday after a giant shark at...

'Shark Whisperer' Puts Great Whites In Trance With Touch Of Hand

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.19.2012 | Weird News

Forget dog and ghost whisperers, Andre Hartman takes the cake with his current title: shark whisperer. Yes it is as cool as it sounds and we have ...

PHOTOS: Deadly Sharks Look Dreamy In Close-Ups Snapped By Biologist

Posted 04.05.2012 | Science

Do sharks deserve their reputation as vicious man-eaters? Probably not. Last year in the U.S. 29 people were attacked by sharks--none fatally, accordi...

Young Great White Shark Dies A Week After Release From California Aquarium

Posted 01.05.2012 | Green

Monterey Bay Aquarium in California announced this past week that a young great white shark that was released a week earlier has died. The shark, ...

WATCH: Surfers Rescue Great White Shark

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.28.2011 | Green

If you saw a great white shark while surfing, chances are you'd swim as quickly as you could in the other direction. Unless you're like this group...