Study points to increase in great white sharks off US Atlantic Coast

The number of great white sharks off the US Atlantic Coast appears to have increased since the early 1990s after conservation measures were introduced to halt their decline, a US government scientist said on Saturday.

White sharks `can live for 70 years and longer`

Adult white sharks, also known as great whites, may live far longer than previously believed, a new study has claimed.

White sharks are remarkably similar to humans

Researchers have discovered that many of the endangered great white shark`s proteins involved in an array of different functions- including metabolism- match humans more closely than they do zebrafish, the quintessential fish model.

Blake Lively appeals to protect white sharks

Blake, who went shark diving during the shooting of her recently released sci-fi film `The Green Lantern`, has developed a soft corner for the predators.