A good eye for sizing up sharks

Scientists familiar with shark ecology and behaviour are also expert in visually estimating shark size, according to new research published by The Royal Society. The study […]

Sink or swim? White sharks do both

Efficient hunting techniques give white sharks the edge in the wild. New research has surprisingly found that this top marine predator actually swims at low speeds […]

Tourists spend $25m to swim with sharks

Shark diving tourism is a growing industry estimated to be worth more than $25.5 million annually to regional economies around Australia. A new report has documented […]

Shark research hits its target

Thanks to crowdfunding supporters, shark ecologist Dr Charlie Huveneers will launch a new research project into the ‘secret lives’ of white sharks off South Australia’s remote Neptune Islands.