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National Aquarium overhaul creates coral ecosystem

The National Aquarium in Baltimore has overhauled what once was a drab, leaky, concrete tank of mostly sting rays, adding 1,000 animals and 3,000 hand-sculpted coral replicas to create a colorful and massive new centerpiece exhibit. Full story

Swimmers react to shark bite on Isle of Palms

A man is recovering after being bitten by a shark at the Isle of Palms. Officials say he had a 3-4 inch bite on his foot. This shark bite comes after a shark bite on Kiawah Island earlier this summer. Full story

Great White Shark Tagging Expedition Sets Sail Today

How many great white sharks live off the U.S. East Coast, and how do they make a living? Researchers and fishermen set sail today (July 30) from Cape Cod, Mass., to find out, in one of the most ambitious expeditions to ever tag great white sharks. Full story

Great White Mystery: Expedition to Unravel Shark Secrets

One of the most ambitious expeditions ever to tag great white sharks will set sail tomorrow (July 30) off Cape Cod, Mass. The researchers hope to tag as many as 20 of the enormous sharks, about which very little is known. Full story

Bieber, Gomez reunite at her birthday party

   Bonnie Fuller, editor-in-chief of HollywoodLife.com, and Roseanne Colletti of NBC’s “Gossip Gram” discuss Christina Aguilera’s reported 20-pound weight loss and Justin Bieber reuniting with his former girlfriend.

NY law bans shark fin sales starting next summer

New York is banning trade in shark fins starting next summer in an effort to protect the marine predators. Full story

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  What's with our shark obsession?

From Sharknado to Jaws—what’s with our obsession with sharks? As Shark Week celebrates its 26th year, Josh Wolf, host of the Discovery Channel show “Shark After Dark,” joins The Cycle with more on what makes sharks so cool.

  Cape Cod shark hunters

New England cable news' Kathryn Sotnik reports on a shark that was spotted about 200 yards from the beach in Cape Cod. George Breen, pilot with Cape Cod Shark Hunters, discusses how his crew tracks and tags great whites.

  CNBC Unscripted: Mandy ... on sharks

CNBC's Mandy Drury talks about shark attacks in her native Australia.

  ‘Sharknado’ star: Hype over the movie is ‘crazy’

Cassie Scerbo, one of the stars of Syfy’s “Sharknado,” talks about the TV-movie’s popularity, saying she “never expected” it would be her big break and revealing there will be a sequel set in New York City.

  Fisherman drags 200-pound shark out of water

Elliot Sudal, an experienced fisherman, hooked a 200-pound sandbar shark on Sunday, pulling it out of the water before managing to wrestle the massive fish back into the ocean.

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Elliot Sudal pulls a 7-foot sand shark ashore in Nantucket, Massachussets in this handout photo
Elliot Sudal pulls a 7-foot sand shark ashore in Nantucket, Massachussets in this handout photo

Elliot Sudal pulls a 7-foot (2.1m) sand shark ashore in Nantucket, Massachusetts in this July 14, 2013 handout photo provided by Hanson Grant. Sudal, 24, who moved from Florida to Massachusetts, pulled the shark ashore by the tail, and then released it after taking some photos. REUTERS/Courtesy Han

Divers prepare for an underwater party as a small shark swims past, as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations of Sydney Aquarium in central Sydney
Divers prepare for an underwater party as a small shark swims past, as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations of Sydney Aquarium in central Sydney

Divers prepare for an underwater party as a small shark swims past, as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations of Sydney Aquarium in central Sydney June 25, 2013. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz (AUSTRALIA - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS)

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