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Scientist tags shark that killed United States tourist off Cocos Island
In November 2017, a tiger shark killed a tourist from the United States and injured a Costa Rican guide during ... which is often a sign of a possible imminent attack,” Alfred Barroso, an underwater c...

See Where Most Shark Attacks Happen in the United States
Data Points is a new series where we explore the world of data visualization, information graphics, and cartography. Since June, eight people have been bitten by sharks along the North Carolina shorel...

Shark attacks sharply decline in Florida and the United States last year
In this file photo taken Feb. 17, 2009, University of Florida shark expert George Burgess sits amid his collection of shark jaws, including the large jaw of a tiger shark in the foreground. Burgess ma...

The U.S. Leads the World in Shark Attacks — but Those Numbers Are Going Down
But of the entire world, the United States ranked highest for the most shark attacks last year. Of the 66 unprovoked attacks almost half recorded last year happened in the U.S. (a total of 32), althou...

Number of shark attacks reported worldwide down ‘significantly’ last year
tied for second-most in the United States, researchers say. Unprovoked attacks are defined by the group as incidents where an ‘attack on a live human occurs in the shark’s natural habitat with no huma...

Fewer shark attacks in 2013, but more fatalities
In the year 2013, in the United States, there were 47 shark attacks. That number is lower than the 2012 total of 54, which, by the way, was the highest yearly total of the current century. Two localit...

Shark Bait and Market Omens
“Look out for the shark, man,” said the guy as I pushed away from the ... The dividend yield on the S&P is a paltry 1.99% — well below the 4.34% mean. The United States federal government has a debt-t...

How government can help us avoid shark “attacks”
I offer three examples from the social science side, as a doctoral researcher studying the “politics of shark attacks” in Australia, South Africa and the United States. I have reviewed how people feel ...

Sharks are biting fewer people worldwide, UF researchers say
In a study released Jan. 28, UF researchers found unprovoked shark attacks worldwide dropped to 66 incidents ... are responsible for most bites in southeastern United States, where researchers have se...

Once dismissed, shark attacks may hit new record in 2016
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the summer beach season opens in the United States, at least one expert is predicting an increase in shark attacks around the world this year that will surpass last year's reco...


We Focus on Shark Attacks Information for Ocean Users...

The U.S. Leads the World in Shark Attacks — but Those Numbers Are Going Down ...
The U.S. Leads the World in Shark Attacks — but Those Numbers Are Going Down  Travel+Leisure

The results of the Yearly Worldwide Shark Attack Summary are in. Turns out, shark attacks are diminishing around the world.



50% Of 2018 U.S. Shark Attacks Happened In Florida - Brevard Times
50% Of 2018 U.S. Shark Attacks Happened In Florida  Brevard Times

COCOA BEACH, Florida – Florida accounted for 50% of all shark attacks in the U.S. and 24% of the world's total in 2018, according to the University of Florida ...



Number of shark attacks reported worldwide down ‘significantly’ last year - H...
Number of shark attacks reported worldwide down ‘significantly’ last year  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The number of shark attacks reported worldwide in 2018 was nearly 30 percent lower than the average of the five previous ...



Shark bites down, but Volusia still leads the world - Daily Commercial
Shark bites down, but Volusia still leads the world  Daily Commercial

Even though only four shark bites were reported in Volusia County last year, they were enough for the county to retain its dubious distinction as shark bite capital ...



This might be the largest great white shark in the world - EsquireMe
This might be the largest great white shark in the world  EsquireMe

The divers went swimming with huge female pregnant great white shark.



The Big Number: 53 shark attacks in U.S. waters - Washington Post
The Big Number: 53 shark attacks in U.S. waters  Washington Post

Interacting with a shark is probably not on any beachgoer's to-do list, but 53 people have the distinction of being bitten by sharks in 2017 while in U.S. coastal ...



Fatal Shark Attack Off Cape Cod Is First in Massachusetts Since 1936 - The Ne...
Fatal Shark Attack Off Cape Cod Is First in Massachusetts Since 1936  The New York Times

Shark attacks, like the one that killed 26-year-old Arthur Medici on Saturday, are rare, but experts say a new risk area is emerging in Massachusetts.



Shark Attacks a Teenager Diving for Lobsters Off the California Coast - The N...
Shark Attacks a Teenager Diving for Lobsters Off the California Coast  The New York Times

A shark attacked a 13-year-old who was diving for lobsters at a beach in California early on Saturday morning, leaving him with traumatic injuries to his tors...



Here are the most dangerous places in America for shark attacks - ABC News
Here are the most dangerous places in America for shark attacks  ABC News

New York may have been the site of two suspected shark attacks on Wednesday, but attacks by the creatures in these waters are so rare that there have been ...



How Cape Cod is adapting after its first fatal shark attack in 82 years - Nat...
How Cape Cod is adapting after its first fatal shark attack in 82 years  National Geographic

Cape Cod knew it could happen any day, but reality has set in. Now the community must grapple with what it means to be a great white shark epicenter.




We Focus on Shark Attacks Information for Ocean Users...

Scientist tags shark that killed United States tourist off Cocos Island
In November 2017, a tiger shark killed a tourist from the United States and injured a Costa Rican guide during ... which is often a sign of a possible imminent attack,” Alfred Barroso, an underwater c...

See Where Most Shark Attacks Happen in the United States
Data Points is a new series where we explore the world of data visualization, information graphics, and cartography. Since June, eight people have been bitten by sharks along the North Carolina shorel...

Shark attacks sharply decline in Florida and the United States last year
In this file photo taken Feb. 17, 2009, University of Florida shark expert George Burgess sits amid his collection of shark jaws, including the large jaw of a tiger shark in the foreground. Burgess ma...

The U.S. Leads the World in Shark Attacks — but Those Numbers Are Going Down
But of the entire world, the United States ranked highest for the most shark attacks last year. Of the 66 unprovoked attacks almost half recorded last year happened in the U.S. (a total of 32), althou...

Number of shark attacks reported worldwide down ‘significantly’ last year
tied for second-most in the United States, researchers say. Unprovoked attacks are defined by the group as incidents where an ‘attack on a live human occurs in the shark’s natural habitat with no huma...

Fewer shark attacks in 2013, but more fatalities
In the year 2013, in the United States, there were 47 shark attacks. That number is lower than the 2012 total of 54, which, by the way, was the highest yearly total of the current century. Two localit...

Shark Bait and Market Omens
“Look out for the shark, man,” said the guy as I pushed away from the ... The dividend yield on the S&P is a paltry 1.99% — well below the 4.34% mean. The United States federal government has a debt-t...

How government can help us avoid shark “attacks”
I offer three examples from the social science side, as a doctoral researcher studying the “politics of shark attacks” in Australia, South Africa and the United States. I have reviewed how people feel ...

Sharks are biting fewer people worldwide, UF researchers say
In a study released Jan. 28, UF researchers found unprovoked shark attacks worldwide dropped to 66 incidents ... are responsible for most bites in southeastern United States, where researchers have se...

Once dismissed, shark attacks may hit new record in 2016
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the summer beach season opens in the United States, at least one expert is predicting an increase in shark attacks around the world this year that will surpass last year's reco...


We Focus on Shark Attacks Information for Ocean Users...

The U.S. Leads the World in Shark Attacks — but Those Numbers Are Going Down ...
The U.S. Leads the World in Shark Attacks — but Those Numbers Are Going Down  Travel+Leisure

The results of the Yearly Worldwide Shark Attack Summary are in. Turns out, shark attacks are diminishing around the world.



50% Of 2018 U.S. Shark Attacks Happened In Florida - Brevard Times
50% Of 2018 U.S. Shark Attacks Happened In Florida  Brevard Times

COCOA BEACH, Florida – Florida accounted for 50% of all shark attacks in the U.S. and 24% of the world's total in 2018, according to the University of Florida ...



Number of shark attacks reported worldwide down ‘significantly’ last year - H...
Number of shark attacks reported worldwide down ‘significantly’ last year  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The number of shark attacks reported worldwide in 2018 was nearly 30 percent lower than the average of the five previous ...



Shark bites down, but Volusia still leads the world - Daily Commercial
Shark bites down, but Volusia still leads the world  Daily Commercial

Even though only four shark bites were reported in Volusia County last year, they were enough for the county to retain its dubious distinction as shark bite capital ...



This might be the largest great white shark in the world - EsquireMe
This might be the largest great white shark in the world  EsquireMe

The divers went swimming with huge female pregnant great white shark.



The Big Number: 53 shark attacks in U.S. waters - Washington Post
The Big Number: 53 shark attacks in U.S. waters  Washington Post

Interacting with a shark is probably not on any beachgoer's to-do list, but 53 people have the distinction of being bitten by sharks in 2017 while in U.S. coastal ...



Fatal Shark Attack Off Cape Cod Is First in Massachusetts Since 1936 - The Ne...
Fatal Shark Attack Off Cape Cod Is First in Massachusetts Since 1936  The New York Times

Shark attacks, like the one that killed 26-year-old Arthur Medici on Saturday, are rare, but experts say a new risk area is emerging in Massachusetts.



Shark Attacks a Teenager Diving for Lobsters Off the California Coast - The N...
Shark Attacks a Teenager Diving for Lobsters Off the California Coast  The New York Times

A shark attacked a 13-year-old who was diving for lobsters at a beach in California early on Saturday morning, leaving him with traumatic injuries to his tors...



Here are the most dangerous places in America for shark attacks - ABC News
Here are the most dangerous places in America for shark attacks  ABC News

New York may have been the site of two suspected shark attacks on Wednesday, but attacks by the creatures in these waters are so rare that there have been ...



How Cape Cod is adapting after its first fatal shark attack in 82 years - Nat...
How Cape Cod is adapting after its first fatal shark attack in 82 years  National Geographic

Cape Cod knew it could happen any day, but reality has set in. Now the community must grapple with what it means to be a great white shark epicenter.




We Focus on Shark Attacks Information for Ocean Users...