Amber Perreca

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Yes, That's A Great White Shark Launching Into The Air

Surfers seem to be encountering some flying sharks lately.<p>Just two weeks after an airborne spinner shark knocked a Florida surfer off his board, Drew Palumbo was filming a surf session with a friend in waters off Sunset Beach, California, when an unexpected visitor decided to pop up for a quick …

Brazil

The Sorcery Code

• <b>Author:</b> Dima Zales & Anna Zaires<p><b>From the internationally bestselling authors who brought you the Krinar Chronicles comes a captivating tale of intrigue, love, and danger in a world where sorcery is entwined with science . . .</b><p>Once a respected member of the Sorcerer Council and now an outcast, Blaise …

Books

Visions

• <b>Author:</b> Kelley Armstrong<p><b>In the second book in bestselling author Kelley Armstrong's exciting new Cainsville series, Olivia's newly discovered power to read omens leads to the discovery of a gruesome crime with troubling connections to her hometown.</b> <i><br>Omens</i>, the first installment in Kelley Armstrong's …

Books

The head of TED says the best public speakers have one thing in common — and it's not charisma or charm

Charisma and charm may help you get an audience's attention, but you'll need more than that to keep them interested.<p>Chris Anderson, the head curator …

Self-improvement

New Research Overturns Theory On Extinction Of Giant Sharks

Hollywood’s scriptwriters have come up with several imaginative ways to exterminate super-sized sharks such as Jaws, but marine palaeontologists are capable of throwing up a few surprises too.<p>And one group in Switzerland has just overturned the accepted view of what happened to <i>Carcharocles …

Paleontology

I Photograph Great White Sharks In (Hopefully) A Non-Scary Way

I’m George Probst, and I have been photographing great white sharks at Mexico’s Isla de Guadalupe since 2006. As a child, I was initially both …

Shark researchers complete their mission

Captain Ahab's hunt for the great white whale is the stuff of legend.<p>Just off the coast of Cumberland Island there's a search for another elusive …

Jacksonville

Essentials: Great white sharks in Wellfleet Harbor

Shark researchers recently got a big toothy surprise: Great white sharks love Cape Cod Bay more than originally thought. Here are some details you …

Cognition

New Study Sheds Light on Great White Hunting Behavior

When we think of great white hunting behavior, the iconic image that comes to mind is that of a shark breaching from the water, a seal clamped …

Scuba Diving

Why Might Sharks Gravitate To The Hurricanes Of The Ocean?

Preliminary research suggests that eddies may hold tasty surprises.

Nonprofits

Some sharks react more to stress, with potential impacts for humans

Macquarie University researchers have discovered that some Port Jackson sharks have a greater reaction to stressful situations due to a feature of …

Australian Universities

Bull sharks may go on the bite when the water heats up speculates new research

Could hot water be the trigger for some of the shark attacks in NSW?<p>As the state grapples with yet another mauling, this time at a surf break at …

Zoology