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Jul 21, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A fake kelp forest and a smart buoy system could be coming to a beach near you, as new research shows both help to prevent shark attacks.
Jul 9, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ferocious-looking sand tiger sharks appear to respect, and are even curious about, scuba divers who respect them.
Jul 7, 2014 12:45 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A great white shark attack off the California coast proves that swimming and fishing in the same area can turn swimmers into shark bait.
Jun 23, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
More shark attacks are predicted this summer, but there are strategies to avoiding becoming shark bait.
Feb 19, 2014 02:40 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Data on shark attacks and fatalities vary from year to year, and yet sharks are predictable animals. Other forces are at work.
Jan 28, 2014 11:07 AM ET // AFP
A tough-as-nails New Zealand doctor fended off the attacking shark with a knife.
Dec 6, 2013 10:00 AM ET // AFP
The 26-year-old Australian noticed he had cuts to his right hand and blood on his leg.