All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘SHARK’

Duxbury Beach: Giant Shark Spotted In Massachusetts

Nobody wants to swim in shark-infested waters, and the sighting of a giant shark near Duxbury Beach has many people avoiding the waters in the area. Lifeguards spotted the huge shark near the shoreline on Monday and immediately ordered everyone out of the water. The shark appeared to be about 15 feet long and was tracked by a state police …

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Grouper Fish Makes Shark Its Watery Bitch

It has been a baaad week for sharks. First there was the report of a bull shark that was on the losing end of a battle with an 18-foot crocodile named Brutus. While that feisty fish might have gotten away in the end, it’s a different story for this unlucky shark. In a new viral video, a group of fishermen …

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Brutus The Crocodile Takes On Shark

Crocodiles and sharks actually have a quite a lot in common. Both animals are readily associated with the water. Both are known as formidable predators. Lastly, they are both terrifying and have razor sharp teeth. The average person isn’t exactly a fan of the idea of crossing paths with either creature. That doesn’t mean that we aren’t curious about what …

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Shark Attack Data Offers Safety Tips

George Burgess, director of the Florida Program of Shark Research and keeper of the International Shark Attack File, has combed through incident data to devise some strategies to avoid encounters with the apex predators. From his basement office at the Florida Museum of Natural History in Gainesville, situated roughly one hundred miles northwest of Volusia County, a.k.a the “shark-bite capital” …

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Shark Chokes On Sea Lion, Strange But True

Nature is just full of surprises and you never know what you might encounter in the animal world. While sharks are considered the prime predators of the sea, one recently bit off more than it could chew, literally. A male shark was recently found washed ashore on Coronation Beach in West Australia. While it is not uncommon for sharks to …

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One-Ton Shark On Its Way To Texas

Beachgoers beware, a huge one-ton shark is making its way to Texas. The giant great white shark is 14 feet long and weighs 2,300 pounds. It was recently spotted 100 miles off the Florida coast in the Gulf of Mexico and is now making its way towards Texas. The shark is being tracked with a tagging system that allows scientists …

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Goblin Shark Netted Off Florida Keys

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries Service, a commercial shrimping trawler netted an extremely rare goblin shark off of the Florida Keys on Wednesday, the second specimen ever to be recorded in the Gulf of Mexico. The fish was roughly 18 feet long, and leisurely swam away after being released. The first goblin shark sighting in …

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Huge Great White Shark Tagged In Australia

Great white sharks are the ultimate predators of the sea and creatures that many people fear. While great white sharks are only responsible for a small number of shark attacks, they are known as one of the largest and most ferocious shark species. Huge great white sharks have recently been spotted near popular beach areas in Australia and other parks …

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Great White Shark Tracked For The First Time Crossing The Atlantic Ocean

A mature female great white shark nicknamed Lydia was tagged off the coast of Jacksonville, Florida in March of last year. Since then, the researchers have been keeping a close eye on her. This weekend, almost a year later, researchers saw that she was on her way across the Atlantic Ocean. It was a milestone, since there had been no …

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Tara Reid To Star In Sharknado 2

Are you ready for Sharknado 2? You had better be, because Tara Reid has just signed on for the sequel. If you didn’t catch the first Sharknado, you missed a chance to make fun of a horrible movie. Sharknado starred Tara Reid and Ian Ziering and tells the story of a storm that causes a tornado so powerful it sucks …

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Shark Photobombs Family Picture At Manhattan Beach

It was just another day at the beach for a California family. The kids were playing near the shore and June Emerson, the children’s mother, was doing what every mother does…snapping pictures. It wasn’t until she later looked at those pictures, that she realized their photos had been photobombed…by a shark! “It was quite a shock to see,” Emerson said. …

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Shark Photobombs Two Boys at Manhattan Beach

The photobomb trend is nothing new–everyone from friends, strangers and even celebrities have been known to get in a picture right before it was taken, effectively ruining it. While photobombs can be annoying (and sometimes funny), at least they don’t usually send cold chills up your spine right? A woman from Manhattan Beach, California got quite the surprise when she …

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