A 47-year-old who was attacked by a shark last week while swimming off the North Carolina coast has recounted his battle with the predator, revealing that he punched the animal in an attempt to escape. Patrick Thornton was swimming in...Show More Summary
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Farmers certainly know a lot about investing their money… and if the rain doesn’t stop in the Midwest, they might be swimming with the sharks, figuratively and literally! Seems only appropriate that the American Farm Bureau Federation...Show More Summary
[Note: In the grand tradition of the “You’re Gonna Need A Bigger (Fill in the blank)” cliché we use so frequently well, we are happy to present Cole & Marmalade, getting all geeked up for next week’s Shark Week hysteria. -Ed.] Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Cole & Marmalade
UNESCO World Heritage delegates recently snorkelled on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, thousands of coral reefs, which stretch over 1,200 miles off the northeast coast. Surrounded by manta rays, dolphins and reef sharks, their mission...Show More Summary
Daymond John (the storied creator of FUBU who's now so spiffily informative on Shark Tank) and I tend to cover different areas; he’s best-known for working with entrepreneurs and in mentorship, and I concentrate on customer service and the customer experience as a consultant and keynote speaker. So I was heartened to hear [...]
A local woman searches for proof that a group of prehistoric sharks still exist in a new clip from 'Avalanche Sharks', available on VOD.
"Shark Tank" investor and cyber security entrepreneur Robert Herjavec takes his athletic hobbies as seriously as his business ventures, whether it's running marathons or racing cars. It's why he often finds parallels between sports and business, using lessons from one to benefit the other. Show More Summary
Image recognition software is still in its infancy. Sometimes that means it’s a little silly, as when Wolfram Alpha’s algorithms confuses cats with sharks or goats with dogs. Sometimes it’s a little creepy, as it was when Facebook announced that it can identify you even if your face isn’t showing. Show More Summary
Shark Tank star and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is part of a team that has invested $7 million in Unikrn, an electronic sports gambling startup.
Great brown could lead to Great White... so says surf legend Laird Hamilton who tells TMZ Sports he has a strict NO AQUAPOO policy... because sharks could be drawn to log fish. Bottom line... when nature calls,…
A group of anglers on a fishing trip off a popular Florida beach managed to film a massive hammerhead shark, and video of their encounter has since been viewed over 40,000 times. The fishermen were located near Perdido Key, a popular tourist destination, when they spotted the hammerhead, according to the Times Picayune. Show More Summary
Serial entrepreneur and Shark Tank investor Daymond John offers tangible steps towards attracting influential people to your business.
This is excerpted from Surfer Today's article "How to survive a shark attack". I've left out all the more commonly known stuff about avoiding dawn/dusk, muddy water, bleeding in the water etc. Particularly to the point is the bit on...
Support this site's full-text RSS feed by pre-ordering Kate Beaton's Step Aside, Pops! Kate Beaton's beloved history-themed comics are a justifiably famous everywhere on the Internet. Her second print collection, Step Aside, Pops, is...Show More Summary
Most experts on shark behavior are saying that it is hard to pinpoint the cause of the shark attacks here in North Carolina over the past few weeks. National Geographic
Rahul Sood's new company lets people bet on e-sports matches.
The shark has put his money behind a startup that aims to make watching other people play video games a highly immersive event.
Is it Shark Week again? I wouldn’t know, because their destructive and dishonest portrayals of these amazing animals was a major factor leading me to turn off the Discovery Channel and never watch it again. Read David Shiffman’s essay on the abuses of sharks, and join the rest of us in contributing to Discovery’s declining…