Though the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark is one of the largest sharks around today, it’s rare and little-known because it lives in cold, deep waters well away from the reach of the average divers and only comes to shallow waters to breed and feed.
Bull sharks swim where most other sharks will not dare to enter; freshwater. Unfortunately, humans frequently enter the same kind of water too and this has led to some inevitable clashes. Find out how this shark species is able to adapt to freshwater and the special reasons why it enters fresh/brackish waters in the first place.
What sea creature can prey on and make mincemeat of great whites? Apparently the orca (killer whale) as very recent attacks show. Here’s what happens in the orcas versus great white sharks battle. Make no mistake about it, orcas have perfected the art of hunting down prey and the great white shark is not spared.
Learn about some popular shark names, beliefs and legends that have endured for centuries now. Read some fascinating stories about shark gods, guiding spirits and even human incarnations in shark form.
Just like every other aspect of the shark world, shark reproduction is a fascinating subject. Read on to learn about some surprising behaviors sharks exhibit in the process of reproduction and why their’s is so unique compared to other fish.
Learn about the awesome history of sharks and how these creatures have been able to adapt and survive conditions that killed off many prehistoric life forms. Their survival tactics were endless, from a prehistoric shark that had saw-like dentition to another one that can walk on land.
Learn about the beautiful but strange looking tasselled wobbegong shark that blends perfectly with its surroundings, and has perfected its ambush strategy with a couple of neat tricks.
The word “shark” still arouses fear and disgust in many people. No thanks to the many misconceptions about sharks. Some of them may sound harmless but sadly, these fallacies are now harming sharks.
Shark Fin Soup what’s all the fuss? Read on to learn why it’s more than just an innocent looking bowl of soup. Find out what the fishermen and traders in shark fin don’t want you to know and learn about its effects on the survival of sharks.
The bigeye thresher shark is a species in a group of sharks that use their unique long tails to stun and catch prey. It can wield this tail with astonishing speed too. Read on to find out more about its hunting habits, habitat, conservation status etc.