Shark Week

Destinations That Let You Get Up Close And Personal With Sharks

Aaron Winston Smith | Posted 07.11.2016 | Canada Impact
Aaron Winston Smith

The week of July 14 is designated National Shark Awareness Week. For over 400 million years, preceding dinosaurs by some 200 million years, sharks have ruled the oceans. Despite its enduring evolutionary run however, sharks are facing an immense threat from humans.

5 Things To Remember When Swimming With Sharks

Ziya Tong | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Living
Ziya Tong

If you've seen Shark Week on Daily Planet, you'll know that these days I go out of my way to swim with sharks. So I thought I would offer a little 'how-to' guide on swimming with sharks. To keep things simple, I'll share five tips that I've learned from diving with shark experts over the years, and list them in a handy acronym that's easy to remember; kinda like when you're at the beach and you hear someone yell: "SHARK!"

For Shark Week, Here Are 8 Ways to Not Get Bitten in Love

Debra Macleod | Posted 10.12.2014 | Canada Living
Debra Macleod

If you're currently dating, do yourself a favour. Keep your eyes on the water's surface and, if anything with big teeth jumps out at you, protect yourself. Even when you're in the earliest stages of dating, it is possible to catch glimpses of deal breaker behaviour. Here are eight to watch out for.

Chris Jancelewicz

WATCH: Believe It Or Not, There Are Sharks In Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada TV

For nature lovers, Shark Week on Discovery is one of the most anticipated TV specials of the year. This year, Shark Week is especially pertinent to Ca...

WATCH: Frightening Shark Attack Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.06.2014 | Canada

Shark Week is still days away but if you needed a reminder of why nature's apex predator is both fascinating and terrifying, give the video below a go...

As I Kayak to Hawaii, I'll Be Sleeping With The Sharks

Wave Vidmar | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Travel
Wave Vidmar

As I prepare for my kayaking trip from San Francisco to Hawaii, my pseudo-brother says "you know you'll be in the Red Triangle, don't you? It's where all the Great White Sharks are!" I count out how far I might paddle in it and realize I'll be sleeping with the sharks for two or three days. My mind races, I imagine what my kayak might look like from the sea below. Will I be tasty? Or even tempting?