Why the Jaws shark is not a ‘man-eating monster’

Shark diving is helping tourists improve their perception about the largest predatory fish in the world.

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Great white shark named George stalks Everglade waters – Phys.org

A great white shark named George has been spotted lingering off the Florida coast near the Everglades and Gulf of Mexico.

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You Can Help Scientists Study Great White Sharks Off the Coast of Cape Cod | Travel | Smithsonian

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy is offering boating expeditions open to the public now through October

Source : You Can Help Scientists Study Great White Sharks Off the Coast of Cape Cod | Travel | Smithsonian

Afrique du Sud : un nouveau grand requin blanc victime probable des orques – Sciencesetavenir.fr

Un 4e grand blanc semble avoir été victime d’une attaque d’orque depuis mai 2017.

Source : Afrique du Sud : un nouveau grand requin blanc victime probable des orques – Sciencesetavenir.fr

VIDEO. Des baigneurs à proximité de 15 grands blancs invités à quitter l’eau – Sciencesetavenir.fr

Au large des côtes Californiennes, des baigneurs et des sportifs ont été approchés par plusieurs requins blancs.

Source : VIDEO. Des baigneurs à proximité de 15 grands blancs invités à quitter l’eau – Sciencesetavenir.fr

Sharks show novel changes in their immune cancer-related genes – Eurekalert

Research scientists at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) and Cornell University have been studying the genetics of great white and great hammerhead sharks, and their work brings us a few steps closer to understanding — from a genetic sense — why sharks exhibit some characteristics that are highly desirable by humans (specifically, rapid wound healing and possible higher resistance to cancers.)

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Why Sharks Are Getting Stuck in Diver Cages – and the Impact on Conservation – National Geographic

Divers and conservationists say uptick in incidents could actually be beneficial to the species.

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Ocearch says it’s found first-ever great white sharks nursery – CBS News.com

Ocearch said after 26 expeditions, the nursery in the waters of Montauk, Long Island is the most significant discovery they’ve ever made

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Ocearch Says It’s Found First-ever Great White Sharks Birthing Site | Ocean Leadership

Ocearch said its team of fishermen and scientists has found the first known birthing site for great white sharks on the North Atlantic Coast.

Source : Ocearch Says It’s Found First-ever Great White Sharks Birthing Site | Ocean Leadership

Toutes dents dehors – Les secrets du grand requin blanc – National Geographic

Un grand requin blanc s’approche d’un plongeur protégé, par une cage, au large de l’Australie. L’animal fait très peur mais, estiment les scientifiques, les humains menacent davantage les requins blancs

Source : Toutes dents dehors – Les secrets du grand requin blanc – National Geographic