In my book, Emperors of the Deep- the Shark, I discuss how we need to think of sharks as a powerful source of jobs and income. Shark ecotourism is burgeoning around the world and generates $300 million dollars in revenues. Right here near New York is the Sea Turtle...

Sharks and Gambling

Shark Killed in Tournament for entertainment MyBookie, an online sportsbook, came up with an idea for gamblers to place wagers on the summer migration patterns of nine great white sharks. The company’s website hopes to place odds on each shark’s travel itinerary. That...

Tiger Sharks

Tiger sharks help to maintain marine ecosystems by eating dead whales, removing sick and diseased fish and eating man’s garbage thrown in the ocean. In my book, Emperors of the Deep: Sharks- the most mysterious, most misunderstood, and most important guardians, the...

Tiger Sharks

Tiger SharkPhoto Credit: Duncan Brake Tiger sharks are found all over the world in temperate waters and are classified as near threatened due to overfishing. They are known to eat almost anything from tires to license plates and now, new research shows that baby tiger...