5 Misconceptions About Sharks

Sharks are probably one of the most misunderstood creatures on earth. Whether it’s because of their Hollywood portrayal (yes, Jaws, we’re looking at you), or the fact they live underwater, there’s a bunch of myths circulating about these beautiful, majestic fish (yes, they’re fish!). As we count down the days to Shark Week, we decided we’d debunk some of the worst myths out there, and set the story straight once and for all.

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July 01, 2021
By: Lucy Sherriff

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