Shark Bite Pic Looks Bad -- but What's the Danger?

Some of the most shark-infested waters in the world lie off Australia's Gold Coast. Here, the government feels compelled to set up giant shark nets unsettlingly close to popular beaches. "They'll go right into the beach at times," said Richard Exten, a district officer for the Australian state of Queensland. A discovery in the area in October made news around the world. A dead great white shark was fished out of the water with a huge, hideously clean bite taken out of it. Experts measured the...Full Story
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