One Shark Thing: 5 Tips for Surviving a Shark Attack

Paul de Gelder takes part in Shark Week 2019.

Image: The Discovery Channel

As Discovery Channel’s Shark Week draws to a close we wanted to share these 5 expert tips for surviving a shark attack should you encounter a shark during your summer vacation (or ever). While shark attacks are extremely rare, this week we’ve written about how climate change and even conservation efforts are putting humans into closer proximity with the ocean’s most effective predators. Always pay attention to your surroundings when you’re in the ocean and do remember that sharks have a lot more to fear from us than we do from them. Have a jaw-some weekend!

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