Category Archive: Sharks

Learn about rare and deadly shark species and shark attacks in the news.

Mar 21 2016

Worlds Most Bizarre Sharks

#9 Horn Shark The horn shark isn’t a typical shark. Instead of swimming in pursuit of large prey, this slow-moving fish scrapes along the ocean floor in search of clams and oysters. Its teeth arent big and sharp enough to keep away enemies, so the horn shark has two spines on its back that are …

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Jan 20 2015

The Real Jersey Shore Shark Attacks

Most vicious shark attacks in history. A huge killer great white shark attacked men, women, surfers, swimmers and was eventually caught. Or was it? The Real Jersey Shore Shark Attacks of 1916 Jaws. The 1975 film that put Steven Spielberg on the map and taught a generation of us to watch out for fins every …

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Dec 10 2014

History’s Worst Shark Attacks

Every year swimmers, surfers, and beach goers are attacked by deadly sharks and some are fortunate enough to live to tell the tale. These are 5 memorable shark attack victims that can be considered the worst attacks in history. Worst Shark Attacks in History

Sep 02 2014

Skeptical Shark

This strange looking guy has been going around the internet for almost a year now. One of its early appearances was as a “Skeptical Shark” meme around November of 2013 Strange Looking Shark The image has been on reddit twice in photoshop battles where people post interesting pictures and request other users to come up …

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Aug 24 2014

World’s Smallest Shark

The lantern shark is one of the known species of shark found in the mesopelagic twilight zone of the deep ocean. This area of the ocean continues to fascinate marine researchers and wild life lovers, as it is a veritable cache of discovery. The lantern shark remains something of an enigma for researchers, as little …

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Aug 21 2014

World’s Weirdest Sharks List

Sharks are amazing creatures, but let’s face it… when you step beyond your common bull sharks, blue sharks, and great whites, that everyone knows very well, you start to encounter some very strange looking shark species. 25 Really Weird Sharks Epic Wildlife in a collaboration guest appearance with List25 brings you 25 weird sharks! Learn …

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Aug 20 2014

1916: THE YEAR OF THE SHARK

The summer of 1916 is noted for the deadly heat wave which drove the general populace to the seashores for refreshing swims, and also the polio epidemic. What makes that summer unforgettable in the human memory is the series of shark attacks which occurred that year between the July 1st 1916 and the July 12th of …

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Aug 11 2014

Cookiecutter Shark

Did you know that there is a shark that is also classified as a parasite. Parasites by rule hurt their prey but don’t kill them.  Meet the cookie cutter shark.The only parasite in the shark family. They average 20 inches long, about the length of the average ferret and are one of the smallest sharks …

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Aug 06 2014

Monster Hammerhead Shark Killed in Saham

Endangered hammerhead shark caught and killed in Saham. It really saddens me to see such an enormous thing of beautiful killed like this especially a creature on the endangered species list like the hammerhead shark. I’m still in awe of the pictures for multiple reasons. It’s huge, I’ve never see a giant hammerhead like this before. …

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Aug 06 2014

Bull Shark Attacked by Brutus

The infamous monster crocodile “Brutus” of the Adelaide River found a tasty treat just before a tour boat drove by in Australia. It was Andrew Paice who took these amazing images of the massive saltwater crocodile feasting on a smaller bull shark. It’s not as uncommon as one would think for saltwater crocodiles to eat …

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Jul 07 2014

Swimmer Amazingly Survives Great White Shark Attack off Hermosa Pier

Hermosa beach is one of the most popular swimming spots in California. Earlier this week a fisherman that regularly hunts for sharks found himself and some others in trouble, after he riled up a great white shark. After taunting the 7-foot great white shark for nearly an hour in attempts to catch it, the shark …

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Jun 10 2014

What Ate this 9 foot Great White?

A 9 foot (3 meter) great white shark was eaten by an unidentified mysterious giant sea creature. What exactly happened to this big great white pointer? The shark was tagged and being tracked when it was mysteriously taken deep into the ocean depths Tracking data showed how the temperature of the tag increased to 78 …

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May 14 2014

Fishermen Deliver Twenty Baby Hammerhead Sharks From Their Dying Mother

Earlier this week, an occurrence happened to a group of fishermen off the coast of Florida that they will surely never forget. Shortly after they caught a full grown hammerhead shark, they realized that she was actually pregnant, injured and her babies were trying to escape through a large wound on her torso! After wresting …

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May 09 2014

Public Autopsy of Weird, “Alien” Shark Performed in Japan

Seems like more and more mysterious sea creatures are being discovered every day. A unique creature that turned up has been referred to as a deep sea alien, but was just identified as a Megamouth Shark. This shark is a rare and interesting find. There have only been a few dozen sightings of the shark …

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