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New Bucktoothed Ghost Shark Species Discovered

New Bucktoothed Ghost Shark Species Discovered

The newfound creature is the second largest species of ghost shark ever discovered....

Feb 7 2017, 1:07pm CST

Tagged Mako Shark Breaks Travel Distance Record

Tagged Mako Shark Breaks Travel Distance Record

A male mako shark swam more than 13,000 miles, equal to over halfway around the planet, within just two years....

Jan 30 2017, 12:16pm CST

Leopard Shark Switches from Sexual to Asexual Reproduction

Leopard Shark Switches from Sexual to Asexual Reproduction

It seems to be the case that a particular leopard shark in an Australian aquarium has flipped from sexual to asexual reproducti...

Jan 17 2017, 10:42am CST

Why Did World’s Largest Shark become Extinct? Scientists have an Answer

Why Did World’s Largest Shark become Extinct? Scientists have an Answer

Giant ancient shark Megalodon may have gone extinct after the extinction of its small prey...

Jan 16 2017, 10:24am CST

Rare Ghost Shark Caught on Camera for the First Time

Rare Ghost Shark Caught on Camera for the First Time

The ghost-like shark was spotted in the depths of Hawaii and California waters...

Dec 17 2016, 3:45am CST

Killer Whale Caught on Video Eating a Shark Alive

Killer Whale Caught on Video Eating a Shark Alive

An enigmatic killer whale was recently caught on film preying on a shark....

Dec 16 2016, 4:22am CST

Bizarre Two-Headed Shark Embryo Discovered in Spain

Bizarre Two-Headed Shark Embryo Discovered by Spanish Scientists

This is the first two-headed shark embryo belonging to oviparous or egg-lying shark species...

Oct 25 2016, 1:45pm CDT

Ancient Teeth Led to the Discovery of Giant Extinct Shark

Ancient Teeth Led to the Discovery of Giant Extinct Shark

New extinct species of large shark has been discovered by scientists...

Oct 3 2016, 11:08pm CDT

Earth's Longest-Lived Vertebrate is 400-Year-Old Greenland Shark

400-Year-Old Greenland Shark is Earth's Longest-Lived Vertebrate

A 400 year old Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus) is the most aged vertebrate at present. These sharks often live to a r...

Aug 12 2016, 4:13am CDT

Great White Shark Katharine may be Expecting

Great White Shark Katharine may be Expecting

The Great White Shark named Katharine may actually be expecting. It is on its way to Florida and may give birth to many a shark...

May 30 2016, 7:47am CDT

Incredible Drone Video Shows 70 Tiger Sharks Feed Off a Whale in Shark Bay

Incredible Drone Video Shows 70 Tiger Sharks Feed Off a Whale in Shark Bay

Tourists in Australia witnessed an incredible shark feeding frenzy in Shark Bay....

May 23 2016, 9:40am CDT

Scientists Explain Why There are More Shark Attacks in Maui

Scientists Explain Why There are More Shark Attacks in Maui

Sharks bite more people in Maui than any other Hawaiian island. The reason is more people are now in the ocean....

May 21 2016, 5:12am CDT

The Shallows Trailer Shows Blake Lively, Water and a Shark

The Shallows Trailer Shows Blake Lively, Water and a Shark

The trailer for the latest survival movie starring Blake Lively has intrigued audiences following its trailer release....

Mar 19 2016, 9:15am CDT

Man Pulls Shark from Florida Water For Video and Selfies

Man Pulls Shark from Florida Waters For Video and Selfies

The act of 'bravado' was caught on camera and concerned animal rights groups....

Feb 22 2016, 2:55am CST

New York's Sand Shark Nursery

New York's Sand Shark Nursery

Young sharks, some of whom are just a few months old, have been doing something that baffles scientists: they are making their...

Jan 7 2016, 9:20am CST

Ninja Lanternshark

Scientists Discover a New Shark Species, the Jet-Black “Ninja Lanternshark”

This shark species had never been known before in the scientific community, and giving it a name was a task eventually solved b...

Dec 31 2015, 10:54am CST

Hand-Sized Giant Shark Teeth Found on North Carolina Shore

Giant Hand-Sized Shark Teeth Wash Up on North Carolina Beach

The teeth fossil are about six inches long and belong to an ancient Megalodon shark, the largest shark ever found in the ocean....

Oct 26 2015, 9:59pm CDT

Tourists Watch Great White Shark Devour A Seal In Alcatraz Island

Tourists Watch Great White Shark Devour A Seal In Alcatraz Island

A large number of tourists over the weekend in San Francisco Bay watched a great white shark devouring a seal just a few feet o...

Oct 13 2015, 7:29am CDT

Scottish Scientists Stunned by Rare Sofa Shark

Scientists Stunned by Rare Sofa Shark in Scottish Waters

The Sofa shark, also known as the false catshark, was discovered in the waters off the west coast of Scotland....

Oct 4 2015, 7:06pm CDT

East Coast Shark Populations Hit Record Numbers

East Coast Shark Populations Hit Record Numbers

The shark populations are at an all-time high off the eastern coast of the USA. This shows that the efforts by marine conservat...

Sep 11 2015, 5:13am CDT

Mick Fanning Survives Shark Attack In J-Bay Open

Mick Fanning Survives Shark Attack In J-Bay Open

Australian surfer Mick Fanning survived a shark attack -- the first ever at a surfing competition -- at the J-Bay Open in South...

Jul 20 2015, 6:00am CDT

Surfer Mick Fanning Narrowly Escapes a Shark Attack During a Competition

Surfer Mick Fanning Narrowly Escapes a Shark Attack During a Competition

The incident took place in the final round of J-Bay Open. After the attack, World Surf League called off the remainder of the c...

Jul 19 2015, 5:33pm CDT

Great White Shark Sighting in Wells Leads to Police Investigation

Great White Shark Sighting in Wells Leads to Police Investigation

A great white shark was spotted off the coast of Moody Beach. The incident set off alarm bells among the residents of Wells, Ma...

Jun 22 2015, 4:56am CDT

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White Shark Attack: 18-Foot Great White Behind Fatal Seal Mauling Off Washington Coast

Marine biologists in Washington State believe an enormous great white shark is likely the culprit behind a dead seal, whose car...

Feb 26 2015, 10:36am CST

Katy Perry Lawyers send Notice to Left Shark Printers

Katy Perry Lawyers send Notice to Left Shark Printers

Katy Perry’s lawyers have sent a notice to Fernando Sosa telling him to cease and desist the 3D printing of the Left Shark figu...

Feb 6 2015, 7:23am CST

Shark Tank to be at CES 2015

Shark Tank to be at CES 2015

Companies will vie for chance to be on hit ABC show...

Dec 5 2014, 7:17am CST

Great White Shark Attacks a Man in Australia

Great White Shark Attacks a Man in Australia

In Wylie Bay, Western Australia a 23 year old surfer named Sean Pollard lost both of his arms to a Great White shark....

Oct 2 2014, 8:38am CDT

Shark Week: Fake Discovery Documentaries Abound

Shark Week: Fake Discovery Documentaries Abound

Thanks to the liberal use of CGI, fans of Shark Week are catching on to the fake set ups--and io9 found the proof....

Aug 17 2014, 4:02pm CDT

Tara Reid Sells Shark Perfume

Tara Reid Sells Shark Perfume

Tara Reid sells a perfume named Shark right on the heels of Sharknado 2. This is no joke and Shark by Tara sells for $24.95 now...

Aug 3 2014, 1:32pm CDT

Megamouth Shark hauled from Japan

Megamouth Shark hauled from Japan

A rare find termed a megamouth shark was hauled in from Japanese coastal waters recently. It was a sight to behold....

May 9 2014, 8:21am CDT

Goblin Shark Captured in Mexican Gulf

Goblin Shark Captured

A scary-looking goblin shark was captured in the Mexican Gulf. It is a rare specimen and is indeed a horrific sight to behold....

May 6 2014, 4:56am CDT

The Largest White Shark To Be Spotted and Tagged in a Australian Beach

The Largest White Shark To Be Spotted and Tagged in a Australian Beach

Australian Joan of Shark was first spotted in a beach. This appearance triggered the attention of authorities who managed to pl...

Apr 18 2014, 2:36pm CDT

Joan of Shark Tagged as one of the Largest Shark

Joan of Shark: World's Largest White Shark Tagged

A shark that has been tagged recently, Joan of Shark, is slated to be one of the largest great white sharks ever seen. It has a...

Apr 18 2014, 9:14am CDT

Great White shark crosses the Atlantic ridge and heads towards England

Great White shark crosses the Atlantic ridge and heads towards England

Great white shark has swam nearly 20,000 miles since it was tagged...

Mar 11 2014, 1:13pm CDT

Shark's near-4k TVs are now available for purchase

Shark's near-4k TVs are now available for purchase

With Q+ TVs built on 1080p panels, Shark gets the low cost advantage and prices product between range of $2,500 to $6,000...

Mar 7 2014, 8:33am CST

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Ever since Jaws hit theaters, the world has not been a safe place for ocean lovers, or for sharks, either. Western Australia ha...

Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST

Greenland Shark Saved From Death by Choking

Greenland Shark Saved From Death by Choking

A Greenland shark was saved by two men from choking to death on some moose hide in the nick of time. It was thanks to these two...

Nov 22 2013, 3:50am CST

Hammerhead Shark New Species Discovered

Hammerhead Shark New Species Discovered

A new species of hammerhead shark has just been discovered. It is quite an exciting moment for the team of scientists who found...

Nov 8 2013, 3:37am CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Air Swimmer Floating Shark or Clown Fish is a great Gift for the Children in Your Life

Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Air Swimmer Floating Shark or Clown Fish is a great Gift for the Children in Your Life

Air Swimmers are sure to be one of the hottest toys this Holiday Season....

Oct 4 2011, 2:21pm CDT

App Store Price Drops: iFail Epic, Hungry Shark, Deer Hunter, Golden Axe, more

App Store Price Drops: iFail Epic, Hungry Shark, Deer Hunter, Golden Axe, more

Several iPhone and iPod touch applications available from the iTunes App Store have recently dropped in price. Each is the best...

May 26 2010, 3:00pm CDT

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