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Science

Shark horror: Man survives brutal attack by one of the biggest Great Whites on record

62-year-old Steve Bruemmer was swimming off Lovers Point in the city of Pacific Grove on June 22 when the gigantic beast launched its brutal onslaught. Luckily, Mr Buremmer was rescued by two paddleboarders and a surfer who spotted him swimming 300ft out and dragged him 100 yards to shore. Based on the bite marks left […]

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Science

New Analysis of Fearsome Teeth Confirms Megalodons Were ‘Highest Level’ Apex Predators

The fearsome megalodon was the largest shark that ever lived, possibly growing up to 20 meters (66 feet) in length, with teeth the size of a human hand. New research analyzing teeth from this ancient creature has revealed that the megalodon was the most apex of apex predators.   By studying the levels of nitrogen […]

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Science

Shark mystery solved as fearsome Megalodon’s harrowing diet unveiled for first time

The megalodon, which was the largest shark species to ever live, evolved into an apex predator of the highest level ever measured after the dinosaurs went extinct 3 million years ago. The creature is part of a megatooth shark family, which derives its name from its massive chompers, each of which could be bigger than […]

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Entertainment

Netflix’s new show Snowflake Mountain just jumped the reality TV shark

Netflix‘s latest new reality TV show feels like something out of 30 Rock. You know, how Alec Baldwin’s character Jack Donaghy would pitch Liz Lemon (Tina Fey) on a shameless new unscripted series? That’s the vibe we get from Snowflake Mountain. Or maybe the folks behind Snowflake Mountain (which just arrived on Netflix on Wednesday, […]

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World

Shark attack: Swimmer suffers ‘major injuries’ after being bitten at California beach

The victim was immediately transported to Natividad Medical Center, a trauma centre located approximately 23 miles from the beach where the incident took place. The Pacific Grove Police Department confirmed that a male sustained significant injuries from a confirmed shark bite at Lovers Point Beach in California. The attack took place at around 11 am. […]

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Weird

This is a 393-years old Greenland Shark that was located in the Arctic Ocean. It’s been wandering the ocean since 1627. It is the oldest living vertebrate known on the planet. Photo by Julius Nielsen.

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Technology

Singapore develops Asia’s first AI-based mobile app for shark and ray fin identification to combat illegal wildlife trade

Singapore National Parks Board, Microsoft and Conservation International collaborate to create AI-powered mobile application that visually identifies shark and ray species Sharks and rays are in rapid decline. This joint innovation aims to combat a key driver of this decline; illegal wildlife trade Singapore, 8 June 2022 – The Singapore National Parks Board (NParks), Microsoft […]

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US

‘Look at this monster!’: Great white shark spotted near Sea Ise City, NJ

SEA ISLE CITY, New Jersey (WPVI) — A few anglers were startled and excited to find a great white shark swimming near their boat along the Jersey Shore last weekend. In a video posted online, a voice can be heard off-camera saying: “Right off the coast of Sea Isle. Look at this monster!” It was […]

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Entertainment

Shark Bait is ‘mildly entertaining’: review

We’re in a Mexican party resort where five irritating American students are acting like morons. On their last morning, one cocky youth smashes an empty bottle on the beach while his mate breaks into some poor sod’s shack and nicks the keys to two rental jet skis. After a game of stolen jet-ski chicken goes […]

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Gaming

Card Shark Tips For Beginners

Card Shark is a dizzying lesson in card manipulation. It pins Nicolai Troshinky’s admiration for the 1975 Stanley Kubrick film, Barry Lyndon, to Arnaud de Bock (Reigns, Pikuniku) and Nerial’s resume of designing intuitive puzzlers that embrace creative thinking. It follows a young runaway mute who gambles their life away in an alternate history of […]