UK Sharks

I Need a Few Moments of Your Time - Please Sign My Petition.

Captain Paul Watson | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK
Captain Paul Watson

Thank you. 20,000 signatures in just three days is a good start. I need your help to send a strong message to the Costa Rican government that the continued pursuit of the bogus charge against me needs to stop; this is a politically-motivated charge.

GoPro Captures Terrifying Close-Up Of A Great White Shark

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Tech

An Orange County fireboat had a close encounter with a great white shark earlier this week after the ocean predator strayed into the normally calm wat...

If You Liked The Shark Photobomb You Will LOVE This Instagram Account

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK

On Tuesday we brought you this fantastic photo of what is probably the greatest shark photo of all time... Since delighting you with the chirpi...

The Photobomb Game Is Over, We Have A Winner

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK

Once upon a time this was our favourite marine-related photobomb... But the cheeky little ray has now been supplanted by this... Photo cou...

More Shark Attacks? We Have Only Ourselves to Blame

Captain Paul Watson | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK
Captain Paul Watson

Shark attacks are on the rise and the reason for this is entirely the fault of humanity... We need to look at it from the point of view of the shark. The ocean is their home. We are stealing their food. We are trespassing on their territory and we savagely slaughter 75million sharks each year, much of which goes to make a soup that has absolutely no nutritional value. When we look into the eye of what we perceive to be a savage monster, we see the reflection of a much more destructive monster - ourselves.

Terrifying 80m-Year-Old 'Living Fossil' Shark Dredged Up By Fishermen

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK
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An extremely rare "living fossil" has been found in a fishing net off the shores of southeastern Victoria in Australia. The frilled shark gained th...

If You Don't Like Sharks Don't Watch This Selfie Video

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Sport

A London-based filmmaker and journalist has released a stunning video showing his quest to take selfies with sharks. Aaron Gekoski took the incredi...

See The World Like A Horse With This Insane Gadget

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Tech

A group of Irish artists have created a series of helmets which allow the wearer to see through the eyes of different animals. The curiously shaped...

If You Don't Like Sharks, Don't Watch This

Barcroft TV | Chris York | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK

A great white shark swims around a diving cage on September 30, 2014 in Gansbaai, South Africa. The ferocious great white shark collides with a diving...

Swarm Of Sharks Invade Beach

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Tech

It's difficult to think of anything scarier. You're just out fishing on the beach when you start to realise there are fins popping up all along the wa...

The Best/Most Terrifying Shark Photo Ever Taken

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Tech

This doesn't really need an introduction... See? Those teeth.. Oh my... This is the utterly pant-wetting moment an American art teacher came...

Meanwhile, In Florida... A Man Grabs A Shark With His Bare Hands

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Comedy

You see someone fishing in the ocean. They appear to catch a shark on their line. Do you: a) Stand back and continue to watch b) Try to help the ...

Planet Appetite: Chaaya Blu Resort, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Rupert Parker | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

The East coast of Sri Lanka is still relatively unspoilt and Chaaya Blu, on Uppuveli beach, just outside Trincomalee is an idyllic seaside resort.

Great White Shark Vs Great White Shark

Barcroft Media | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK

Great white sharks may well be feared man-eaters, but as this video proves they are threats to each other too. One vicious shark burst from the wa...

He's Behiiiiind Youuu! Watch The Moment A Giant Whale Shark Crashed Into A Diver

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Diving. It's not all about befriending moray eels, you know. Just check out the moment diver Chris Coates encountered a giant whale shark in the At...

Video Shows Swimmers On Florida Beach Being Totally Oblivious To Shark Lurking Right By Them

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Comedy

And your Close Shave Of The Day is this clip, filmed from a penthouse at the Silver Beach Towers resort in Destin, Florida. It shows two holidaymak...

Google Is Under Attack By Sharks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Tech

Google has been forced to reinforce its new network of undersea internet cables due to shark attacks. According to the search giant, 100km of its f...

Watch The Insane Moment A Whale Shark Crashed Into A Diver

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Comedy

One upside of being a diver-slash-cameraman: you get to film the amazing underwater world. One downside: a shark might crash into you. That's wh...

Australian Jumps Into The Ocean Wearing GoPro, And Sees This

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK Tech

If you absolutely have to live in a country so full of deadly bugs, sea creatures and snakes that it might as well be owned and operated by that tribe...

A Mystery Sea Monster Has Devoured A 9ft Great White Shark

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Great White Shark Encounters Swimmer Wearing GoPro Camera In Sydney Harbour (VIDEO) A shadowy sea monster believed to have devoured a 9ft...

Angler Hooks 8ft Long Shark Off Devon Coast (VIDEO)

BNPS | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

British beach-dwellers beware: For this 450lb shark has been spotted lurking off our very own coastline. Angler Graeme Pullen was fishing for poll...

'Bad Ethics And Bad Science': Australia's Shark Cull Condemned

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK

Animal rights activists have reacted furiously after hundreds of sharks were captured under a controversial cull policy in Australia. Drum lines ha...

Goblin Shark Is Enough To Boycott the Sea Forever

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK

This, ladies and gentlemen, is a goblin shark. Not only is it unbelievably ugly but it is also incredibly rare. This rather handsome example...

Terrifying Infographic Shows Why Mosquitoes Are Deadlier Than Humans, Sharks & Even Snakes

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK

Human beings may be among the deadliest animals on the planet – but there is another species which is even more bloodthirsty than us. The humble ...

A Dash of Fiction Flash

David Hynes | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK
David Hynes

Flash Fiction, ordinarily seen as self-contained pieces under 100 words, provides the ultimate source of escapism for minds weary of a flash-paced society with its hurling commuter runs through our towns and cities.