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Great White Sharks

PHOTOS: The Enigma Of The Great White Shark

Posted 11.24.2011 | Green

From Oceans Initiative: The white shark is a marine apex predator that is able to maintain biodiversity through direct and indirect predation effec...

Long Live the Sharks: California Passes Ban on Shark Finning

Francesca Koe | Posted 11.07.2011 | Green
Francesca Koe

Today, I am very proud to say that California took a historic step in the right direction. My Golden State voted to ban the possession and sale of shark fins.

Meet The Monterey Aquarium's Killer New Resident

AP | Posted 11.01.2011 | San Francisco

MONTEREY, Calif. — A great white shark caught in the waters off Southern California is on display at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, where it can be ...

Shark Death In South Africa Latest In World-Wide Series Of Attacks

Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

The death of a surfer in South Africa is the latest in a world-wide spate of shark attacks in areas previously thought to be relatively safe. Tim ...


The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 10.04.2011 | Green

Shark Week is underway, and with it comes the mass-broadcasting of gory, terrifying videos of sharks attacking ... well, pretty much everything. S...

Save a Shark: Take a Bite Out of Shark Finning

Francesca Koe | Posted 10.03.2011 | Green
Francesca Koe

It's Shark Week again. In California, the excitement is accompanied by the global tidal wave of action to protect these fascinating creatures. Hollywood movies aside, the truth is that humans are a far greater threat to sharks than they are to us.

PICTURE: Shark Week Drinking Game Will Have You Swimming

Posted 10.03.2011 | Comedy

Looking to add a little twist to your Shark Week? Introducing the Shark Week drinking game! Not that the the wildly popular Discovery Channel se...

Shark Week Producer Jeff Kurr Talks Frisky Sharks And The 'Great White Invasion'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.30.2011 | Green

Jeff Kurr knows a thing or two about sharks. During his two-plus decades with Discovery Channel's Shark Week, the LA-based filmmaker has captured s...

Sharks Become Cape Cod Tourist Attraction

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.08.2011 | Travel


Watch: Do Great White Sharks Like AC/DC?

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

"Back in Black" is apparently preferred listening for great whites, according to an Australian study that found the music of AC/DC to have a calming e...

Diver Killed By Great White Sharks

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ADELAIDE, Australia — Police say a diver has been killed by two great white sharks off the south Australian coast. Police Insp. Glen Sickerdick...

What To Do In Africa Besides Safari

Black Tomato | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Black Tomato

Think African holiday, think safari, right? Over here at Black Tomato, we love all the luxury safari holidays Africa has to offer, but on this epic co...

Protecting Great White Sharks

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

One quarter of the great whites entire weight is comprised of its liver, which is five times more buoyant than water.

Shark Sightings Freak Out Cape Cod Beachgoers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

A slew of great white shark sightings over the past few weeks on Cape Cod has scared swimmers in the height of summer vacation time, according to Reut...

Not Another Shark Movie: How a New Documentary Depicts Great White Sharks as More Than Just Killers

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Levi Novey

Aronson thinks he has added something new to "what has been said" about great whites. Titled White Shark Cafe, his film refers to an area in the Pacific Ocean where scientists recently discovered that great white sharks gather frequently for unclear reasons.

Green News Report -- February 25, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Great white sharks more scarce than endangered tigers; Vermont says no to nukes; End of the line...

Mysteries of the Deep

Julie Packard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Julie Packard

Almost on a daily basis scientists discover something new about the ocean. Some discoveries are delightful; others boggle the mind. For your enjoyment and amazement as we begin the new year, here are seven wonders from the seas.

The Deadliest Animals...Which Scares You Most? (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We love to think of ourselves as kings and queens of the jungle, but there are many dangerous and deadly animals out there who kill humans -- intentio...

Green News Report - September 8, 2009 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

In today's report: the rising cost of fighting wildfires, and is Jaws back?

Great White Shark Sightings In Cape Cod: Swimming Banned

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CHATHAM, Mass. — The sightings of several great white sharks have prompted a swimming ban for the rest of the Labor Day weekend at some oceansid...

Great White Sharks Tagged For First Time Off Massachusetts

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BOSTON — Massachusetts officials are using high-tech tags to track the movements of two great white sharks near Cape Cod – the first time ...

Great White Sharks Hunt Just Like Serial Killers

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON - Great white sharks have some things in common with human serial killers, a new study says: They don't attack at random, but stalk specifi...

Frank Mundus -- The Old Man and the Sea (VIDEO)

Tom Gregory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tom Gregory

In 1986 Frank Mundus and angler Donnie Braddock caught a 3, 427 lb great white off Montauk NY -- a world record with a rod and reel.

Great White Shark Found On Nantucket Beach

The Boston Globe | Martin Finucane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This one was for real. State shark specialists have determined that a big fish that washed up on a beach in Nantucket Monday was a 6 1/2-foot great wh...

Shark Attack Off San Diego: Man Killed While Swimming At Solana Beac

AP | ALLISON HOFFMAN | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A shark believed to be a great white killed a 66-year-old swimmer with a single, giant bite across both legs Friday as the man trained with a group of...