Sharks afraid of everything. And those who talk about it, and those who, for various reasons, believes that it does not concern them. Not concerned, because in their rivers or bays such monsters not native and overseas resorts with live sharks or are located too far or inaccessible.
However, all episodes sharks always attract the attention of people. And most importantly, the number of events, when a person comes into contact with this predator, with time not decreasing, but rather, on the contrary, the number of incidents with varying degrees of outcome of the meeting is growing. Proof of this are already happened in the cases of shark attacks in 2012, among whom are fatal episodes.
In 2011 there were only 125 cases of contact between man and shark, of which only 17 ended in a human death. And while these 17 cases represent only 13% of the total, each episode causes a significant and strong reaction from the society.
Why do sharks attack people?
This issue is already not a secret, scientists and explorers of the ocean depths have given this phenomenon a detailed explanation. Continue reading