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Tagged animals at risk from hunters: Study

Tagged animals at risk from hunters: Study

Tags produced "incredible" insights into the movements and lifestyles of many different species.

Background music in documentaries an obstacle in shark conservation?

Background music in documentaries an obstacle in shark conservation?

As per a study, ominous background music present in shark documentaries may affect viewers' attitude and could thus hamper people's willingness to participate in conservation efforts.

World Oceans Day 2016: Five facts you didn’t know about shark!

World Oceans Day 2016: Five facts you didn’t know about shark!

Sharks are often considered as the most dangerous species of fish. 

Shark attack leaves surfer fighting for life after losing leg; mammal killed!

Shark attack leaves surfer fighting for life after losing leg; mammal killed!

The 4.2m-long shark, meanwhile, was trapped in baited drum lines and killed by the Western Australia fisheries department, according to reports.

 Sharks possess distinct personalities like humans

Sharks possess distinct personalities like humans

Researchers from the Macquarie University observed the behaviour from the east coast of Australia and found that individual sharks had distinct and consistent responses when exposed to an unfamiliar environment and stress.

Captured: Witness 70 tiger sharks ripping apart a dead whale! - Watch video

Captured: Witness 70 tiger sharks ripping apart a dead whale! - Watch video

The video is actually a drone footage that was captured by Eco Abrolhos, an island tour company.  

New evidence suggests our limbs may have evolved from shark gills

New evidence suggests our limbs may have evolved from shark gills

The new genetic results support the century-old but widely discounted theory on the origin of limbs.

Climate change to destroy sharks' hunting ability

Climate change to destroy sharks' hunting ability

 Warmer waters and ocean acidification will have major detrimental effects on sharks' ability to meet their energy demands, says a new study.

300 million-year-old giant shark fossils found in US

 Even before the age of dinosaurs, massive relatives of the modern-day sharks ruled the waters of present-day Texas, reveals an analysis of fossils recovered recently from the region.

Watch: Video of world's largest sharks swimming with scientist goes viral

Watch: Video of world's largest sharks swimming with scientist goes viral

Have you ever seen a shark swimming along with humans? If not, here's a perfect treat for you.

New suits make surfers invisible to sharks

Scientists from the University of Western Australia, with designers Shark Attack Mitigation Systems (SAMS), have unveiled two new wetsuits, which they say could protect surfers from sharks.