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Tiger Shark

AnimalsPhoto Ark?<p>About the Tiger Shark<p>Tiger sharks are named for the dark, vertical stripes found mainly on juveniles. As these sharks mature, the lines begin to fade and almost disappear.<p><b>Shark Attacks</b><p>These large, blunt-nosed predators have a duly earned reputation as man-eaters. They are second …

List of Shark Species and Facts

Sharks are cartilaginous fish in the Class Elasmobranchii. There are about 400 species of sharks. Below are some of these species, with facts about …

The Physics of Great White Sharks Leaping Out of the Water to Catch Seals

Do you know what is indisputably awesome, even for those language-sticklers who claim you can only use awesome "in its original sense"? Great white sharks jumping out of the water to eat seals.<p>While you or I might have been content to just watch the Planet Earth episode about this phenomenon, …

Great Whites Agree: '90s Stars Make a Delicious Shark Week Snack!

Unless you’ve been asleep on the beach all Summer, you probably are fully aware that Discovery Channel’s Shark Week has sunk its teeth into your TV. It’s that special time of year where we reflect on one of the most basic human fears of all — how bad it would suck to get eaten by a shark. Unless, …

Shark Week

Like Shark Week, But With Actual Facts

It’s Shark Week, and the Discovery Channel have already jumped the shark with a fake documentary, asking if a giant prehistoric shark Megalodon is actually still alive. It’s not, and the show was filled with lies, fabrications and actors playing scientists.<p>Here’s a radical alternative idea: I …

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Researchers Reveal How Great White Sharks Store Energy

New findings provide novel insights into the biology of these ocean predators.<p>Written by Rob Jordan<p>Great white sharks are not exactly known as picky …

Shark Week 2013 brings new sharks and live talk shows

Shark stories, tweets, a Google hangout, comedy talk shows – and why it’s a bad week for a seal named Snuffy – in Discovery’s 26th annual Shark …

'Shark Week's' ready to shred 'Sharknado' as it returns for 26th year

If you’re not among the “Shark Week” faithful, it’s easy to wonder: How many TV shows can possibly be made about sharks before this programming event threatens to jump the shark? After all, Discovery is kicking off its 26th year of shark-centered programming on Aug. 4.<p>But recent buzz about the …

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Pregnant great white sharks avoid males during two-year breeding cycle

<i>By Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet</i><p>For the first time, migrating great white sharks have been tagged and their movements around the oceans tracked for years, as opposed to the few months they have previously been tracked, according to a researcher.<p>Scientists used special satellite tags that tracked …

California's great white sharks now protected by law

Great white sharks off the coast of California gained protection from the California Endangered Species Act Friday.<p>Three environmental groups asked the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to protect the fish at the beginning of February.<p>The groups said there are only around 340 great whites …

5 Photos That Will Get You Unbelievably Excited For Shark Week

Shark Week!<p>Discovery Channel's wildly popular television series about one of the oceans' most powerful predators returns on Sunday, August 4, for its 26th season.<p>You can check out this year's episode lineup here.<p>In the meantime, enjoy these shark-y photos to get you even more pumped for the Shark …

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