Every summer since 1987 (that's right, shark week is 26 years old!) the Discovery Channel has been bringing the ocean to our living rooms with a week-long tribute to all things shark. Here at the Ocean Portal, we also have sharks on the mind (along with whales, fish, invertebrates and everything else ocean related). This page is a great jumping off point to see the best shark content we have to offer.
Top ten stories about sharks since the last shark week.
Award-winning photographer Brian Skerry writes about swimming with sharks.
Why you should revere, not fear, sharks.
A look at shark evolution through their teeth.
Everything you wanted to know about the great white shark.
Shark finning—what is it and why can't sharks keep up with the demand for their fins?
Do sharks smell in stereo? And what does that even mean?!
How do reef sharks feel about people?
Tom Peschak, a photojournalist with the Save Our Seas Foundation, describes the devastating effects shark nets have on...