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The Original Megamouth
In 1976, an odd-looking creature became entangled with a Navy research vessel’s...
A megamouth shark swims just beneath the ocean surface.
Citizens of the High Seas
In a world where land is partitioned into countries with defined borders, the ocean...
The Model Megalodon
Take a trip to the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. and you...
The megalodon is the largest shark to have ever lived in the world’s ocean. Like...
Carcharocles megalodon was once the most fearsome predator to reign the seas. This...
Sharks from the Vault
The sharks housed in the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History's...
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These gorgeous sharks are leopard catsharks (Poroderma pantherinum) found in the...
A Toothy Grin
The southern African frilled shark (Chlamydoselachus africana) is a very rare shark...
This cookie-cutter shark (Isistius brasilienses) has a unique bite mark that they...
A Blind Shark Baby
The blind shark (Brachaelurus waddi) is lecithotrophic viviparous— the eggs are...