Adam Walker, a British long-distance swimmer, is fighting for a great cause.
He's swimming to raise money for the nonprofit Whale and Dolphin Conservation. Adam is doing the Ocean's Seven, a global challenge made of seven long-distance swims.
While on the Cook Strait swim, a 16-mile journey across open water in New Zealand, he spotted something pretty alarming:
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This is incredible.
A scuba diver diving 70 feet close to the Cayman Islands is lucky to be alive!
Jason Dimitri was capturing a lionfish when suddenly a Caribbean reef shark sharknadoed him!
The scuba diver was able to fend off the shark's multiple attacks against him with
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Surviving a shark attack CAN look adorable!
Katy Perry narrowly escaped being eaten alive on Sunday in this scary cute pic posted to her Twitter account with the caption:
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The award goes to Florida! For being the #1 best place in the world to get attacked by a shark!
You don't even have to provoke them! Just swim around a while and if you're lucky, some hungry beast might try to take a chunk out of you!
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Life is a magical, magical thing — and we have the proof RIGHT HERE!
Tara Reid and Ian Ziering have officially signed on to do Sharknado 2!!
Going into Super Bowl weekend with the BEST NEWS EVER is like a dream, a dream we don't want to end!
This summer — July, specifically — is when NYC will have to brace itself for it's worst problems in history… being plagued by storm-riding sharks in Sharknado 2: The Second One, the sequel to the social media phenomenon from last year.
We're not sure how bad your luck has to be to get caught in a rare Sharknado even twice, but
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Ricky Gervais is always more than willing to throw in his two cents.
Especially if the topic of discussion is related to animals, the environment or some combo of the two.
We previously mentioned that Western Australia had begun a government-sponsored, controversial shark culling program.
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Since seven people have been killed in shark attacks off the coast of Western Australia the government has implemented a controversial culling program.
The government program uses hooked lines attached to floating drums to capture sharks so they can later be killed.
Australia's federal environment minister granted Western Australia an exemption under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act which has allowed them to hunt sharks like the normally protected Great White.
Conservationists are obviously upset, with a Sea Shepherd (the famous anti-whaling vessel) spokesperson saying:
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