News and updates about Shark

U of Haifa gets grant to track shark movements in Mediterranean

Working with Turkish scientists, U of Haifa scientist will oversee 'shark tagging school' deploying tags to monitor shark distribution.

U of Haifa gets grant to track shark movements in Mediterranean

Dolphins save swimmer from shark attack in Red Sea

Man swimming off Egyptian coast recounts how mako shark bit him 5 times before a pod of bottlenose dolphins scared it off.

Dolphins save swimmer from shark attack in Red Sea

Watch: Shark bites fisherman, pulls him into water in Everglades

Man dipping his hands in water to wash them attacked by large shark which pulls him overboard after saying '2 seconds won't do anything.'

Watch: Shark bites fisherman, pulls him into water in Everglades

Tiger shark spotted off Eilat after deadly Egypt shark attack

Apex predator comes unusually close to Eilat beach.

Tiger shark spotted off Eilat after deadly Egypt shark attack

American tourist has leg bitten off by shark in Turks and Caicos

Snorkelling woman loses leg after shark attacks her in water near Caribbean resort.

American tourist has leg bitten off by shark in Turks and Caicos

Florida teen attacked by bull shark, suffers multiple injuries

13-year-old girl bitten multiple times by shark in waist-deep water at state park.

Florida teen attacked by bull shark, suffers multiple injuries

Watch: Tiger shark attacks man fishing off Hawaiian coast

Horrifying video shows moment hungry tiger shark lunges at angler's kayak, mistaking boat for a seal.

Watch: Tiger shark attacks man fishing off Hawaiian coast

Shark kills American cruise passenger in the Bahamas

A passenger on a US cruise ship was killed by a bull shark near Nassau in the Bahamas.

Shark kills American cruise passenger in the Bahamas

Man drags shark out of water

Onlookers don’t know if his intentions are malicious and abusive or if something else is going on.

Man drags shark out of water

Watch: Shark swims dangerously close to Florida beachgoers

Shark spotted swimming dangerously close to beachgoers in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Watch: Shark swims dangerously close to Florida beachgoers

Goblin Shark: Fastest fish jaws in the ocean

The Goblin Shark lives in the deep ocean and has a unique set of jaws for catching prey.

Goblin Shark: Fastest fish jaws in the ocean

Watch: Shark surprises Eilat bathers

Unexpected visitor surprises bathers at Eilat's Village Beach.

Watch: Shark surprises Eilat bathers

Watch: Whale shark in Gulf of Eilat

Eilat marine inspector at the Nature and Parks Authority documents a whale shark in the Gulf of Eilat.

Watch: Whale shark in Gulf of Eilat

Welcome back, 'Hamsa' the shark

Each winter, tens of Dusky Sharks arrive to the Hadera coast, marine biologists from the University of Haifa follow their progress

Welcome back, 'Hamsa' the shark

Watch: Whale shark in Gulf of Eilat

Whale shark filmed swimming in the Gulf of Eilat, fourth time that species of shark has been spotted in Israeli waters this year.

Watch: Whale shark in Gulf of Eilat

Watch: Fisherman drags shark back into ocean

Fisherman at Martha's Vineyard stuns onlookers when he reels in a large shark - before casually returning it to the water.

Watch: Fisherman drags shark back into ocean

'Another centimeter and he'd be dead'

Few answers after Israeli shot in the face with shark harpoon, miraculously survives attack. 'Another centimeter in and he'd be dead.'

'Another centimeter and he'd be dead'

WATCH: Boat gets uninvited guest

Passengers on fisherman's boat find shark stuck to their ship.

WATCH: Boat gets uninvited guest

Watch: Whale shark comes within a few feet of swimmers off Eilat

20-foot-long shark approaches Nature and Parks Authority officials in marine reserve near Eilat in southern Israel.

Watch: Whale shark comes within a few feet of swimmers off Eilat

Shark spotted near Californian coast

A shark was spotted off the beach at Dana Point where many were shocked and left soon thereafter.

Shark spotted near Californian coast

Don't swim in Hadera's shark infested waters

Authorities issue warning after gangs of sharks flocking to warm waters by power plant act as a lure to divers wanting to swim with them.

Don't swim in Hadera's shark infested waters

Man Bitten by Shark in Ashdod

30-year-old man suffers moderate injuries, partial amputation from shark bite.

Man Bitten by Shark in Ashdod

Oleh Sailor Tells of His Boyhood Shark Heroics in Florida

Anthony, now training to be an Israel naval warrior, tells Arutz Sheva how he took on a shark at age 6 - and won.

Oleh Sailor Tells of His Boyhood Shark Heroics in Florida