Tuesday, November 2, 2010

MOAR shark facts

Sharks do not care for their babies after they are born

Two-thirds of a Sharks brain is dedicated to the sense of smell.

There are more reported attacks on humans by Great White Sharks than any other type of shark.

The Mako Shark is known to leap clear out of the water, and sometimes into boats.

The Whale Shark is the worlds biggest Shark and fish.

In Germany and Japan, shark skin was used on sword handles for a non-slip grip.

Great White Sharks can go up to three months without eating

More people are killed each year by pigs than by Sharks.

Around 20 to 100 million sharks are killed by humans each year.