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A Great White shark jumps out of the water as it hunts Cape fur seals near False Bay, on July 4, 2010. 
(Carl De Souza/AFP/Getty Images)

Study Finds Pacific Great White Shark Population At Least Five Times Previous Estimates

A recent study published in PLOS ONE found that the number of sharks swimming in the Pacific is around 2,400, about six times the number previously estimated.

07/14/2014

A Great White Shark swims in Shark Alley near Dyer Island on July 8, 2010 in Gansbaai, South Africa. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Large White Shark Likely Killed By Mystery Sea Creature Off Australian Coast

Great White sharks are thought of as one of the world’s most feared predators, but documentary filmmakers say the tables have been turned after a nearly 10-foot shark was eaten by another sea creature in the waters off Australia.

06/11/2014

A Great White Shark (Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Stanford Researchers Develop Real-Time Shark-Tracking App

Is a fear of sharks keeping you out of the ocean? No need to stay on land anymore, now that marine biologists at Stanford University have developed a free app for iPhones and iPads that tells you, in real time, exactly where Jaws is.

08/24/2012

Monterey Bay Aquarium officials release a great white shark into the ocean (BCN)

Monterey Bay Aquarium Releases Great White Shark

Monterey Bay Aquarium officials successfully released a young great white shark back into the ocean on Tuesday afternoon.

10/26/2011

Shark Bite

Shark That Killed UCSB Student May Have Been Great White

The huge shark that attacked and killed a body-surfer off the central California coast may have been a great white, a spokesman for the local sheriff’s office said.

CBS San Francisco–10/23/2010

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Body Boarder Killed In Santa Barbara County Shark Attack

A shark attack has killed a body boarder whose leg was bitten off the Central California coast. The incident closed three beaches in the area.

CBS San Francisco–10/22/2010

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