I have been lucky enough to spend many years in the water studying and swimming with sharks to learn how to best protect them. There are a lot of misconceptions about sharks, but to help clear up a few myths up here are five things I've learned from swimming with these amazing and important animals.
Discovery Channel's 26th annual Shark Week kicked off last Sunday. With many species at risk of extinction, we discuss what you can do to keep sharks safe.
Since the 90s, growing demand for shark products, specifically fins, has coincided with serious population declines for a number of shark species throughout the world.