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'Shark Man' roils waters with great white quest

Great white sharks, the largest predatory fish in the ocean, are supreme fodder for headlines. Yet in recent weeks, it is the humans who study them that have grabbed the spotlight among a circle of bloggers and advocates for the iconic species.Full story

Great white sharks swimming to extinction?

The world's first detailed count of great white sharks has found these marine predators may be even more endangered than previously thought. Full story

Not-so-Dangerous: Encounter with Nat Geo Host

Brady Barr, the host of "Dangerous Encounters" on the Nat Geo Wild channel, is easy to pick out at a hotel restaurant in Midtown Manhattan. Fresh from an appearance on "Good Morning America," the compact herpetologist (that's a reptile researcher), clad in blue jeans and a gray sweater, is a bundle Full story

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  Great white shark attacks boat in Australia

Three fishermen make a quick get-a-way after a great white shark circles their boat and attacks the motor. TODAYshow.com's Dara Brown reports.

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