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Oct 29, 2019
New species of hardy crustacean discovered living in mouths of whale sharksThe species is known for its hardy ability to live in environments ranging from high mountains to the deep sea.
Aug 26, 2019
Protection for over a dozen shark species proposed by CITES, hit by oppositionThe Pew Trust estimates that 63 to 273 million sharks are killed every year, to feed the shark fin trade.
Feb 20, 2019
Sharks can heal themselves, resist mutations in their genes thanks to evolutionIt could give scientists clues about how to combat cancer & age-related diseases that come from genetic mutations.
Sep 16, 2018
Podcast roundup: From Wolverine to Dressed and Library Talks, here's our pick of the best this weekWhen there is a podcast on nearly every subject under the sun, finding one to suit your interests may seem daunting. To help you tune into one that's really worth your while, here is our weekly list of curated podcasts. From fiction, food, consciousness to Tim Gunn and Jaws— these podcasts cover it all.
Aug 25, 2017
Drones to use artificial intelligence system for detecting sharks on Australian beachesDrones equipped with a shark detection system powered by artificial intelligence will start patrolling some Australian beaches from next month.
Feb 09, 2016
Insert Jaws-themed pun here: 2015 sets record for most shark attacks, with 98 worldwideExperts say 2015 saw a record-setting 98 unprovoked shark attacks worldwide, including 30 in Florida alone
Jun 24, 2015
Watch: This video of a shark entering a diver's cage will give you chillsThis year, Discovery channel has a treat for its viewers-- 19 hours of programming for Shark Week, which kicks off on 5 July.
Aug 06, 2014
Australia: Tourists play audience to massive crocodile vs bull shark fightTourists in northern Australia have been left stunned by two fierce animals going head-to-head -- a massive saltwater crocodile wrestling with a bull shark in its jaws.
Apr 29, 2014
Video: Watch how dolphins rescued one swimmer from a sharkEn-route to finish his 16-mile swim, Adam Walker suddenly noticed a great white shark underneath him as he swam in calm waters of New Zealand's Cook Strait.
Jan 03, 2014
Australian sharks will now tweet to warn beach-goers of impending dangerHello to the newest members of the ever-growing Twitter family – 338 sharks off the coast of Western Australia.