While shark attacks are relatively rare, there are things you can do to further reduce the risk.
Science & Environment
Shark attacks seem to be on the increase around the world – overpopulation and overfishing could be among the culprits.
A shark cage tour operator has found that great white sharks are attracted to music by Aussie band AC/DC.
New shark repellents may prevent the animals being caught as bycatch on longlines.
In the Indian Ocean, divers are satellite tagging the world’s biggest fish. AG goes along for the ride.