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Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World

Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World

Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World But I have come up with a nearly foolproof plan. In the language of venture capital, it is a small-bore but potentially scalable one-on-one entertainment monetization system. More simply, I will try to get people to pay me for amusing them. As they say in Hollywood, …

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The Problem With Problem Sharks

The Problem With Problem Sharks

The Problem With Problem Sharks The Problem With Problem Sharks “Most of the shark researchers are thinking, not the wrong way, but in an incomplete way,” he said. One of Dr. Clua’s co-authors, John Linnell of the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, studies human conflicts with predators on land, and acknowledges that he’s not a “shark person.” Land predators sometimes …

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Will Ghost Sharks Vanish Before Scientists Can Study Them?

Will Ghost Sharks Vanish Before Scientists Can Study Them?

Will Ghost Sharks Vanish Before Scientists Can Study Them? Will Ghost Sharks Vanish Before Scientists Can Study Them? Take one look at a ghost shark and you may say, “What’s up with that weird-looking fish?” Over the past few decades, scientists learned that these cartilaginous fishes, also known as ratfish or Chimaeras, have been around for hundreds of millions of …

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When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones Once rare off Southern California beaches, great white sharks are beginning to show up more often. The newcomers are mostly juvenile sharks, which prefer the warm waters closer to shore. That means many beachgoers who are now spotting …

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Sharks Wash Up on Beaches, Stabbed by Swordfish

Sharks Wash Up on Beaches, Stabbed by Swordfish

Sharks Wash Up on Beaches, Stabbed by Swordfish Sharks Wash Up on Beaches, Stabbed by Swordfish The first victim washed up in September 2016. The police in Valencia, Spain, saw a blue shark dying in the surf along a tiny stretch of beach. They lugged the eight-foot corpse to the yard behind the police station. Then they called Jaime Penadés-Suay, …

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Coronavirus Vaccine Makers Are Not Mass-Slaughtering Sharks

Coronavirus Vaccine Makers Are Not Mass-Slaughtering Sharks

Coronavirus Vaccine Makers Are Not Mass-Slaughtering Sharks Coronavirus Vaccine Makers Are Not Mass-Slaughtering Sharks Several companies in the race for a coronavirus vaccine have stumbled upon a new and unexpected hurdle: activists protesting the use of a substance that comes from sharks in their products. The oily compound, called squalene, is churned out by shark livers and has immunity-boosting powers, …

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They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor.

They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor.

They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor. They Wanted You to Bet on Sharks. The Odds Were Not in Their Favor. Some bookies warn that you’ll sleep with the fishes. But one oddsmaker wanted you to bet on them instead. Last Wednesday, MyBookie, an online sportsbook, invited gamblers to place wagers on the …

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