If the trend continues, researchers warn, the migration of blacktip sharks could grind to a halt because of the rapidly warming ocean
A new species of shark, the Atlantic sixgill, has been discovered in Belize, the Gulf of Mexico and the Bahamas.
The discovery of the Atlantic sixgill shark teaches us more about sharks as a whole, and could help with future conservation efforts.
A great white shark named George has been spotted lingering off the Florida coast near the Everglades and Gulf of Mexico.
Sharks aren’t the mindless killers that we’ve cut them out to be.
(Credit: UMass Amherst) An international team of researchers studying globally declining shark populations report today that they used carbon isotopes as biochemical markers in shark muscle tissue to identify where in the oceans the mobile predators have been feeding, in the hope that such analyses
It took nearly 40 years, but researchers have finally collected enough fossil teeth in Alabama to properly identify a previously unknown species of ancient shark — one that was a possible ancestor of megalodon, the largest shark to ever exist. (From Live Science/ By Laura Geggel) — The