Investigators found seven sandbar sharks in an aboveground pool in a house in Dutchess County, the authorities said. The case spotlighted an underground market for exotic and protected fish.
It’s the biggest bioluminescent vertebrate found on land or sea, so far.
Oceanic sharks and rays have declined more than 70 percent since 1970, mainly because of overfishing, according to a new study.
The research appears to confirm that, even as newborns, the extinct sharks were very, very big.
A marine biologist’s ideas for singling out sharks that attack humans have prompted objections from other shark scientists.
Much remains to be learned about the cartilaginous, little understood fishes that inhabit the deep-sea.
The 56-year-old man died a day after the attack in Maui. A surf competition scheduled in the area later that day was postponed and moved.
Eight people have been fatally attacked this year, the most in nearly a century. But scientists say these numbers don’t tell the full story.
A goal of the SharkEye project is to one day produce automated “shark reports” for beachgoers to help them gauge levels of risk.
The discovery of impaled sharks on Mediterranean shores backs up old fishermen’s tales of the marine predators dueling with swordfish.
Some coronavirus vaccines rely on a shark-based product, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t get immunized.
A new study suggests that the ocean’s strangest-looking headgear is difficult to tote around.
‘I don’t want to encourage other people to do this.’
Law enforcement agents documented the harvest of more than six tons of shark fins, officials said.
To live in New Smyrna Beach, Fla., is to know sharks and forget fear.
Even during a pandemic, we cannot get the white shark out of our minds. Despite the rare attack, experts say humans have little to fear.
A 63-year-old woman died in the state’s first recorded fatal shark attack, the authorities said. Sharks rarely attack humans but are following seals, their natural prey, north, experts say.
It’s the leader who initially values capitalism over saving lives.
Visitors are being urged to be wary of sharks this July 4 weekend while remaining vigilant about slowing the spread of the coronavirus.
Gambling on shark migration patterns could raise awareness, some experts say. But it could also fuel the animals’ reputation as mere entertainment.
Ben Kelly, 26, who designed boards for a living, was surfing at Manresa State Beach near Santa Cruz when he was attacked.
The last that researchers heard from Katharine via her transmitter was nearly a year ago, leaving her fate a mystery. Recently, though, there came some weak pings.