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# shark - Friday 8 January, 2021

Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand

Jan 8th 2021, 9:52 AM 18,587 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred at Waihi Beach, a popular tourist spot.

# shark - Monday 7 December, 2020

Australian surfer survives attack from great white shark
# Kangaroo Island
# Kangaroo Island

Australian surfer survives attack from great white shark

Dec 7th 2020, 9:47 AM 25,793 Views 20 Comments

The 29-year-old said he had been enjoying a “normal days surfing”.

# shark - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Man dies in shark attack at popular tourist beach in Western Australia
# Cable Beach
# Cable Beach

Man dies in shark attack at popular tourist beach in Western Australia

Nov 22nd 2020, 12:21 PM 48,463 Views 30 Comments

It is the eighth shark attack death in Australia this year, the worst toll for over 90 years.

# shark - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Australian surfer hailed a 'hero' after punching shark to save wife
# Port Macquarie
# Port Macquarie

Australian surfer hailed a 'hero' after punching shark to save wife

Aug 16th 2020, 3:26 PM 40,029 Views 23 Comments

The man repeatedly punched a shark until it released his wife’s leg.

# shark - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Woman killed after being attacked by three sharks in the Bahamas
# Caribbean
# Caribbean

Woman killed after being attacked by three sharks in the Bahamas

Jun 27th 2019, 11:43 AM 33,469 Views 14 Comments

Californian woman Jordan Lindsay (21) was snorkeling with her family when she was attacked by the predators.

# shark - Monday 25 March, 2019

Fourth shark attack in six months at Great Barrier Reef
# Australia
# Australia

Fourth shark attack in six months at Great Barrier Reef

Mar 25th 2019, 10:52 AM 19,832 Views 29 Comments

A man in his 20s was bitten on his thigh in the latest attack.

# shark - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot
# Below The Surface
# Below The Surface

Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot

Sep 20th 2018, 7:28 AM 26,198 Views 18 Comments

A girl and a woman are in a critical condition.

# shark - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod

Sep 16th 2018, 10:15 AM 26,531 Views 17 Comments

It’s the first fatal shark attack in the state in over 80 years.

# shark - Friday 18 May, 2018

Partner of New Zealand PM fought an 'agitated' shark while diving
# Not A Dolphin
# Not A Dolphin

Partner of New Zealand PM fought an 'agitated' shark while diving

May 18th 2018, 2:59 PM 36,548 Views 12 Comments

“First bloke” Clarke Gayford hosts a fishing show.

# shark - Monday 16 April, 2018

Shark attack prompts suspension of international surf contest in Australia
# Southwest Coast
# Southwest Coast

Shark attack prompts suspension of international surf contest in Australia

Apr 16th 2018, 9:07 AM 29,225 Views 20 Comments

A man in his 30s managed to make his way back to shore after suffering leg injuries.

# shark - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Cracking the mysteries of the elusive, majestic whale shark
# Misunderstood
# Misunderstood

Cracking the mysteries of the elusive, majestic whale shark

Mar 3rd 2018, 11:00 AM 13,363 Views 3 Comments

A group of scientists spent several weeks diving with whale sharks in the Galapagos Islands.

# shark - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

British doctor escapes Australian shark attack by 'punching it in the face'
# Close Call
# Close Call

British doctor escapes Australian shark attack by 'punching it in the face'

Nov 14th 2017, 8:11 AM 20,772 Views 23 Comments

25-year-old Charlie Fry was surfing in New South Wales when the attack happened.

# shark - Monday 23 October, 2017

'It was going to eat her': Father saves daughter from shark attack
# Australia
# Australia

'It was going to eat her': Father saves daughter from shark attack

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:15 AM 37,516 Views 20 Comments

Sarah Williams, 15, was thrown into the air and landed in the water.

# shark - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

'We're gonna need a bigger boat': Sailing coach unfazed during encounter with basking shark in Skerries
# Close Encounters
# Close Encounters

'We're gonna need a bigger boat': Sailing coach unfazed during encounter with basking shark in Skerries

Oct 11th 2017, 5:03 PM 26,789 Views 20 Comments

Kerri-Ann Boylan and her students had a close encounter with a shark on Sunday morning.

# shark - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Man in shark costume fined under Austria's new 'burqa ban' law
# Grey Area
# Grey Area

Man in shark costume fined under Austria's new 'burqa ban' law

Oct 10th 2017, 11:34 AM 11,821 Views 43 Comments

Police said there were certain “grey areas” in the law that need to be ironed out.

# shark - Monday 24 July, 2017

Michael Phelps loses to great white shark in virtual race
# Fin
From The42
# Fin

Michael Phelps loses to great white shark in virtual race

Jul 24th 2017, 8:11 AM 11,621 Views 8 Comments

‘Will there ever be a boy born who can swim as fast as a shark?’

# shark - Monday 26 June, 2017

Shark that sparked panic among tourists in Mallorca captured
# Ma-jaw-rca
# Ma-jaw-rca

Shark that sparked panic among tourists in Mallorca captured

Jun 26th 2017, 10:06 AM 54,740 Views 12 Comments

While blue sharks mostly feed on fish, they have attacked swimmers in some rare instances.

# shark - Monday 29 May, 2017

'I was stunned': Elderly fisherman injured as great white shark leaps into boat
# Australia
# Australia

'I was stunned': Elderly fisherman injured as great white shark leaps into boat

May 29th 2017, 7:52 AM 37,811 Views 19 Comments

“The pectoral fin of the shark hit me on the forearm and spun me round,” fisherman Terry Selwood said.

# shark - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old

Apr 19th 2017, 3:30 PM 35,583 Views 66 Comments

Laeticia Brouwer was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

# shark - Monday 17 April, 2017

17-year-old girl killed by shark off Australian coast
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

17-year-old girl killed by shark off Australian coast

Apr 17th 2017, 3:34 PM 36,668 Views 30 Comments

The girl was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

# shark - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack
# Bravery
From The42
# Bravery

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack

Mar 7th 2017, 8:06 AM 9,933 Views 7 Comments

Mick Fanning fought off the shark during a competition back in 2015.

# shark - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'It could have been a little nipper' - Shark snatches dog from Sydney beach
# Australia
# Australia

'It could have been a little nipper' - Shark snatches dog from Sydney beach

Feb 28th 2017, 9:11 AM 37,177 Views 31 Comments

Some beaches in the Kurnell area have now been closed to swimmers.

# shark - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Irishman up for Pride of Australia Medal after he saves friend from great white shark attack
# Lifesaver
# Lifesaver

Irishman up for Pride of Australia Medal after he saves friend from great white shark attack

Sep 14th 2016, 10:18 AM 24,994 Views 18 Comments

The attack happened last year in New South Wales.

# shark - Friday 12 August, 2016

A 400-year-old Greenland shark has been found to be the world's oldest vertebrate
# 400 Years Under The Sea
# 400 Years Under The Sea

A 400-year-old Greenland shark has been found to be the world's oldest vertebrate

Aug 12th 2016, 8:02 AM 35,413 Views 31 Comments

The shark was probably born sometime between 1500 and 1740 with the most likely birth year 1620.

# shark - Monday 8 August, 2016

Ulster signing Coetzee flies in to get settled before he completes knee rehab
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

Ulster signing Coetzee flies in to get settled before he completes knee rehab

Aug 8th 2016, 8:50 PM 6,732 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Rory Best was determined to redefine the phrase ‘farmer’s tan’.

# shark - Friday 3 June, 2016

Kitesurfer has heel torn off in shark attack off Pacific tourist island
# New Caledonia
# New Caledonia

Kitesurfer has heel torn off in shark attack off Pacific tourist island

Jun 3rd 2016, 8:59 AM 22,610 Views 28 Comments

The kitesurfer said he thought he was going to die.

# shark - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Shark trapped and killed at beach where man's leg was ripped off
# Perth
# Perth

Shark trapped and killed at beach where man's leg was ripped off

Jun 2nd 2016, 8:48 AM 19,864 Views 90 Comments

The surfer is in a critical condition.

# shark - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Surfer in critical condition after leg ripped off in shark attack
# Perth
# Perth

Surfer in critical condition after leg ripped off in shark attack

Jun 1st 2016, 7:52 AM 21,335 Views 31 Comments

“All hell broke loose,” during the attack at a southern Perth beach, according to a witness.

# shark - Monday 16 May, 2016

Woman goes to hospital with shark attached to her arm after being bitten at Florida beach
# Jaws
# Jaws

Woman goes to hospital with shark attached to her arm after being bitten at Florida beach

May 16th 2016, 2:55 PM 43,077 Views 34 Comments

Witnesses said people were bothering the shark.

# shark - Thursday 31 March, 2016

# shark - Saturday 30 January, 2016

A shark swallowed another shark in an aquarium
# Fight
# Fight

A shark swallowed another shark in an aquarium

Jan 30th 2016, 8:30 AM 38,366 Views 29 Comments

It appears that the shark swallowed its victim whole.

# shark - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Huge shark jumps three metres onto fishing boat
# Surprise
# Surprise

Huge shark jumps three metres onto fishing boat

Jan 26th 2016, 6:05 AM 50,719 Views 36 Comments

The shark died after fishermen sprayed it with fresh water and bashed it on the nose with a wooden bat.

# shark - Monday 18 January, 2016

Australian beach evacuated after '23 foot shark' is spotted
# Marino Rocks
# Marino Rocks

Australian beach evacuated after '23 foot shark' is spotted

Jan 18th 2016, 3:56 PM 44,677 Views 48 Comments

“It’s the biggest I’ve ever seen … the photo really doesn’t do it justice.”

# shark - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

11-year-old boy wading in knee-deep water mauled by shark
# Great Barrier Reef
# Great Barrier Reef

11-year-old boy wading in knee-deep water mauled by shark

Jan 5th 2016, 1:47 PM 15,909 Views 11 Comments

It is the second attack on the Great Barrier Reef in four days.

# shark - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Swimmer mauled in shark attack near Brisbane, Australia
# Rosslyn Bay
# Rosslyn Bay

Swimmer mauled in shark attack near Brisbane, Australia

Jan 2nd 2016, 9:53 AM 25,716 Views 33 Comments

There were four shark attacks in Queensland in 2015.

# shark - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean
# Aruba
# Aruba

Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean

Dec 22nd 2015, 7:30 AM 27,635 Views 22 Comments

Coast guard rescuers were trying to get to the man from a helicopter at the time.

# shark - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Australia has a high-tech new weapon in the battle to keep people safe from sharks
# The Drones
# The Drones

Australia has a high-tech new weapon in the battle to keep people safe from sharks

Nov 28th 2015, 10:00 AM 18,875 Views 17 Comments

Drone technology is being deployed to help track the movement of sharks off Australia’s beaches.

# shark - Friday 4 September, 2015

Man in his 60s "bitten to the bone" in Australia shark attack
# Shark
# Shark

Man in his 60s "bitten to the bone" in Australia shark attack

Sep 4th 2015, 7:47 AM 15,856 Views 8 Comments

It’s the latest in a string of similar incidents off the country’s east coast.

# shark - Monday 24 August, 2015

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack
# Australia
# Australia

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack

Aug 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 24,683 Views 8 Comments

Beaches remained closed yesterday after the attack which came just weeks after two others were mauled at a nearby region.

# shark - Friday 21 August, 2015

Ten-year-old gets bitten by shark. Goes back in water to save friend
# Florida
# Florida

Ten-year-old gets bitten by shark. Goes back in water to save friend

Aug 21st 2015, 3:31 PM 21,907 Views 15 Comments

Kaley Szarmack ran back in the water to save a six-year-old girl.

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