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The ten most dangerous places for shark attacks
Shark attacks
In Brief

The ten most dangerous places for shark attacks

British tourist’s foot bitten off during snorkelling trip in Australia
29 Oct 2019
Australia shark attacks: two injured in less than 24 hours
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In Brief

Australia shark attacks: two injured in less than 24 hours

Officials say two attacks in such a short time span is ‘unprecedented’
21 Sep 2018
Great white shark spotted near Spanish island of Mallorca
Great White Shark
In Depth

Great white shark spotted near Spanish island of Mallorca

16.5ft fish spotted by crew members of a marine research expedition
29 Jun 2018
British doctor saves himself by punching shark in face
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In Brief

British doctor saves himself by punching shark in face

Charlie Fry fended off the 6ft 6in long animal while out surfing with some friends
14 Nov 2017
British diver ‘stalked’ by tiger shark while lost at sea
John Craig embraces his wife after being rescued
In Depth

British diver ‘stalked’ by tiger shark while lost at sea

John Craig swam for three hours to reach safety after becoming separated from his boat
23 Oct 2017
Surfer Mick Fanning in shark attack on live TV – video
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Surfer Mick Fanning in shark attack on live TV – video

One of the world's leading surfers escapes unharmed after fighting off the animal with his fists
20 Jul 2015
Shark Week: what is the most dangerous animal in the world?
A Great White Shark in South Africa
In Brief

Shark Week: what is the most dangerous animal in the world?

Think sharks are scary? Tapeworms and snails kill thousands more people across the world each year
8 Aug 2014

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