The great white shark’s origins were a point of contention among shark experts for over a century—that is, until an unusually well-preserved prehistoric shark specimen unlocked some of the species’ evolutionary history in 2009.
So you consider yourself a shark expert? We’re challenging your knowledge of these infamous apex predators with our collection of jaw-some great white shark facts.
Under the water, things aren’t always as they seem.
Sensationalized stories have left us with an exaggerated fear of sharks, but these remarkable animals warrant a closer look.
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