Buzzword Bingo: Sharks
Sharks

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Sharks (superorder Selachimorpha) are fish with a full cartilaginous skeleton and a highly streamlined body.

What's older than sharks? Almost nothing. Sharks have been swimming in the ocean for more than 400 million years. They predate practically everything that has a spine, including humans and dinosaurs. - 100 Shark Facts


Translating: Sharks

Spanish: Tiburones
French: Requins

Wikipedia

Shark
Chumming

Twitter

@IUCNShark
@brasildeovelhas
@WhySharksMatter
@JUST_SHARKS
@SharkAdvocates
@alexhofford
@Divers4sharks
@cites4sharks
@AndyCornishH
@NickDulvy
@annaoposa
@TheSharkStanley
@SharkTrustUK

Hashtags

#CITES4sharks

Headlines

http://theterramarproject.org/thedailycatch/study-finds-florida-sharks-worth-much-alive-dead/
http://www.int-res.com/abstracts/meps/v567/p173-184 - https://twitter.com/seadarcy/status/841333834360614912
http://arstechnica.com/science/2016/12/how-the-ancient-maya-brought-sharks-to-the-jungle
Secret Life of Sharks
CITES is a Conservation Organization…not a Trade Organization! - Shark Research Institute
http://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/western-cape/sharks-go-missing-in-gansbaai-1977297
The truth about sharks: Far from being 'killing machines', they have personalities, best friends and an exceptional capacity for learning
The power of God in nature: shark!

Cage Diving

Sharks drawn to caged tourists off South Australia coast
Why I won't go shark cage diving
The Shark Cage Diving Industry: above board or submerged in controversy?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/stopsharkcagediving

Elsewhere on the Web

Global Shark Conservation - Pew
Shark Spotters - @SharkSpotters (South Africa)
Bimini Biological Field Station, biminisharklab.com

Biodiversity

How to attract lots of sharks and count them - EarthSky

Shark Week

Jawsome since 1988, held in July or August
http://sharkweekcountdown.com
http://dsc.discovery.com/tv/shark-week/shark-week-live
http://dsc.discovery.com/tv-shows/shark-week
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/shark-week-live/id447655069?ls=1&mt=8
http://twitter.com/#!/search/%23SharkWeek
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shark_Week
http://oceanicexplorer.wordpress.com/2014/08/13/shark-week-snubs-scientists-increases-fear-of-sharks/

Shark Deterrent

http://www.sharkmitigation.com

Shark Fin

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-05-16/calls-for-airline-to-stop-transporting-shark-fin/4695116

Quotes

Kia mate ururoa, kei mate whekeo. Fight like a shark, not like an octopus.
- Maori Proverb

Kia mate ururoa, kei mate whekeo.

Sharks like Hard Rock

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/06/great-white-sharks-apparently-enjoy-songs-by-ac-dc.php
http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/shark-tours-put-ac-in-deep-sea/story-e6frea6u-1226066785052

Protection

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/mar/11/shark-species-greater-protection-finning

Plosone.org

http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0052551

Idioms

Jump the shark = The point in a television program's history where the plot spins off into absurd storylines or unlikely characterizations.

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Sharks but not Sharks

Sharks Rugby (South Africa)

Photos

Shark

Grey Reef Shark

grey reef sharks

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December 13Sharks, Parks and Whales

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