Sharks

The Eat-ymology of the Turkey

Shark Week

Great White Sharks Are Being Hunted - And Not By Humans

With their massive size, rows of razor sharp teeth, and emotionless eyes, many consider great white sharks to be the ultimate predator. But even …

Oceans

This ‘Ancient Shark’ With 300 Teeth Is More Common Than You’d Think

Frilled shark appreciation post.<p>When researchers caught a frilled shark off the coast of Portugal last summer, it made headlines as a rare, weird sighting. With a slithering, serpentine body and 300 teeth, the shark and its ancestors have served as inspiration for sea monster mythology for …

Oceans

This Prehistoric Shark With 300 Teeth Is Seriously Our Worst Nightmare

For a brief period of time in my adolescent life, I wanted to become a marine biologist. I don't exactly know why, other than I loved taking trips to …

Dating

Get the facts about that strange frilled shark caught in Portugal

During an offshore trawl in southern Portugal earlier this year, researchers caught a bizarre deep-sea animal: a frilled shark.<p>The …

Oceans

Statisticians create model to help protect marine species

University researchers in Switzerland, Canada and Australia have developed a new statistical model, which they believe can help fishermen reduce the …

Oceans

Why some sharks are like blimps, and others are like airplanes

A brief lesson in buoyancy and aerodynamics.<p>When you think of a zeppelin, you probably don’t picture a large, cartilaginous fish with rows of pointed teeth. But perhaps you should. There are similarities between the two that you’ve almost certainly never considered—and these shared aerodynamic …

Animals

When sharks compete for food

This video, taken in a submarine on the ocean floor bed 750m underwater near the carcass of a dead whale, shows the ferocity of giant sharks as they …

Wilbur Ross

Firms Learn That as They Help Charities, They Also Help Their Brands

Adopting a tiger in India, donating yoga classes to disadvantaged children in Los Angeles or building homes for residents of a struggling New Jersey city might seem unrelated.<p>But in corporate philanthropy, they are part of the same trend: a desire by companies to show customers and employees that …

Business

8 of the deadliest animals around the world [INFOGRAPHIC]

The world is full of big predators, but it is often the smallest creatures that are the most deadly. For those looking to travel the world (or even …

Infographics

Diver escaped underwater attack by ripping out shark's eye

Wearing goggles, Mr Lee furiously punched at the shark until “the bones were showing in my knuckles”.<p>“My right leg broke, or just came off, and I was …

Australian News

Sharks Now Protected in Almost All Waters on Earth

Credit: Pixabay<p>Sharks have a tough break. Depending on who you ask, they are the monsters of the sea. A Major threat to divers and swimmers and …

Geek

WATCH: AI Drones patrol Australian beaches and keep an eye on sharks

SYDNEY- In a bid to make its beaches safer, a group of researchers in Australia has created a new shark-detecting drone, capable of spotting the …

Australian Universities

People Logo

1 of 9<p>24-HOUR DOORMAN<p>Never wake up in the middle of the night to let your meowing cat into the bedroom again! Just give her her own door.<p><b>Buy it!</b> The …

Cats

Shark myths debunked: Expert reveals the best way to survive an attack

SURFING legend Mick Fanning may have pulled off a miraculous escape from a great white shark with a volley of scrappy punches but going the biffo …

Oceans

Man taps on glass, gets scared by 'shark attack'

With greater technology comes more life-like videos.<p>Which is probably why one man was so frightened as he checked out an exhibit at the International …

Shark Week

Michael Phelps Opens Up About 'Tackling' His Past Battle With Depression 'Head On'

With baby number two on the way, <b>Michael Phelps</b> couldn't be happier... but that wasn't always the case.There was a time the 32-year-old Olympian …

Mental Health

Teen kayaker says shark attack was like everything in ’Jaws’

A terrified Australian dad’s heart was in his throat as a colossal great white shark thrashed in the water on top of his daughter’s upended kayak.<p>The …

Canadian News

41 Things Anyone Who's Had A Period Will Immediately Understand

You’ve given your period nicknames like “Aunt Flo”, “The Red Wedding”, and “Shark Week”.<p><b>1. You’ve been completely convinced that you’ve bled through your jeans, rushed to the toilet to check, and then found the uncomfortable moisture was actually just butt or vag sweat (you’re never quite sure</b> …

Shark Week

A lost diver escaped from a four-meter tiger shark by swimming 4.7 miles to shore

Tiger sharks are one of the deadliest species in the world. So when British diver John Craig found himself adrift off Western Australia and being …

Oceans

Diving With Borneo Sharks: Shark Sanctuary or Slaughterhouse?

The Malaysian Federal government rejected the state law, claiming sharks fished offshore could be landed in Sabah waters. Learning this, the …

Conservation

Snapchat will offer European users exclusive Olympics content

Snap is clearly hungry for original and exclusive web content for Snapchat's Discover platform. Yesterday, the company announced it was forming a studio in partnership with NBCUniversal. Then, this morning, Snap revealed that it's partnering with Eurosport, which is owned by Discovery …

Shark Week

Researchers find alligators are eating sharks

Filed under: News, Animals, Science & Tech<p>If you’ve ever wondered which toothy predator would come out victorious in an alligator versus shark face-off, you can consider your curiosity satisfied.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

AOL

Scientists Document 'Opportunistic' Alligators Eating Sharks

It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there, or in the case of the southeastern United States, it’s an alligator-eat-shark kind of a world, according to an …

Florida

Alligators found hunting and feasting on sharks

This unexpected clash of the predators demonstrates who really sits atop the estuarine food chain.<p>Alligators, occupying estuarine and fresh waters, …

Nature

Michael Phelps Defends Simulated Shark Week Race: It’s ‘Not My Fault’ People Didn’t Listen

He doesn’t care what the haters say! <b>Michael Phelps</b> is defending his Discovery Channel special <i>Phelps vs Shark</i> after some fans were disappointed that …

Shark Week

Kieran Loftus - Shark Week feat. Neana

Floating Points' latest excursion into long-form fusion sounds like something David Axelrod might have come up with if he hung around FWD>>.<p>Pumping, …

Music

72-hour sale: Southwest fares fall below $100 round-trip

CLOSE<p>The annual Southwest Airlines fare sale is here, but hurry it ends soon.<p>Deal hunters, get ready. Southwest’s broad twice-a-year blockbuster fare …

Air Travel

Sharks ready to crunch WP

The Sharks have safely secured a Currie Cup home semifinal but five teams are in with a chance of nabbing three remaining places when the final round …

Currie Cup

Equifax's Discovery Process Rapidly Evolving Into Prosecution Phase

Hearings into the egregious conduct by Equifax's management took place in the Congress and Senate last week as part of the discovery process.<p>These …

Business