New Shark Attack Reported in North Carolina

A man in his late 60s was attacked by a shark in North Carolina on Wednesday. It was the seventh such attack in the state this year. The attack occurred on the Outer Banks’ Ocracoke Island. Officials say the man was swimming outside the first breaker when he came upon a gray shark, about 6-7 feet in length. A county spokeswoman says the shark pulled the man under the water, and the swimmer sustained bites to his rib cage, hip, lower leg and both hands. The man was conscious and…

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How Do Sharks Attack a Dolphin's Blind Spot?

In the ongoing battle between sharks and dolphins, which sea creature has the upper hand? SHARK WEEK is back with shark n’ awe and continues every night through Sunday, July 3. SHARK WEEK, television’s longest running and most anticipated summer event will make a huge splash this this summer with all-new compelling and jaw-dropping shark stories and shark technology. Subscribe to Discovery: http://bit.ly/SubscribeDiscovery Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ Discovery Follow on Twitter: Tweets by Discovery source

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Big Bull Shark Caught Offshore

WEBSITE: http://blacktiphfishing.org We went offshore fishing on Nick’s boat accompanied with Guy and Pete Barrett from Barrett rods. After trolling for a while we stopped and started drift fishing. All of a sudden we seen a dolphin shooting out of the water and Nick’s spinning rod started screaming. A few seconds later my Duel 12/0 gets slammed! Nick lands his dolphin and I continue to fight the shark. It turned out to be a bull shark, estimated around 300lbs. The shark almost bit the camera when we were filming. If…

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