Sharks: King Of The Seas

Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus) swims in the aquarium of the Haus des Meeres ("House of the Sea") in Vienna on June 27, 2012. (Credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/GettyImages)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A Bonnethead shark swims at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California, on April 26, 2012.The Aquarium features a collection of over 11,000 animals representing over 500 different species. It focuses on the Pacific Ocean in three major permanent galleries, sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific.The non-profit Aquarium sees 1.5 million visitors a year and has a total staff of over 900 people including more than 300 employees and about 650 volunteers.(Credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A whitetip reef shark swims at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach,California, on April 26, 2012.The Aquarium features a collection of over 11,000 animals representing over 500 different species. It focuses on the Pacific Ocean in three major permanent galleries, sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific.The non-profit Aquarium sees 1.5 million visitors a year and has a total staff of over 900 people including more than 300 employees and about 650 volunteers.(Credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Zebra shark swims at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California, on April 26, 2012.The Aquarium features a collection of over 11,000 animals representing over 500 different species. It focuses on the Pacific Ocean in three major permanent galleries, sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific.The non-profit Aquarium sees 1.5 million visitors a year and has a total staff of over 900 people including more than 300 employees and about 650 volunteers.(Credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A young girl is watching a zebra shark at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California, on April 26, 2012.The Aquarium features a collection of over 11,000 animals representing over 500 different species. It focuses on the Pacific Ocean in three major permanent galleries, sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific.The non-profit Aquarium sees 1.5 million visitors a year and has a total staff of over 900 people including more than 300 employees and about 650 volunteers.(Credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Children and parents are dwarfed by a whale shark as it passes by inside a tank March 6, 2012 at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, Georgia. The whale shark is the largest living fish species. (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A leopard shark (below), swims past as Sydney Aquarium divers unveil a Greenpeace banner urging UNESCO to save the Great Barrier Reef, at the Sydney Aquarium on March 5, 2012. During a press conference at the Sydney Aquarium, Greenpeace Australia Pacific CEO Helen Gibbons issued a call to a UNESCO delegation on a two week mission to Australia, saying "The coal boom in Queensland is threatening to turn the Great Barrier Reef into an industrial zone". (Credit: GREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A sand tiger shark enjoys its new environment in the ozeanum in Stralsund, northern Germany, on February 7, 2012. The shark named "Niki" was moved from the zoo in Berlin on Tuesday's eve. Born and raised captively Niki has never known open sea. (Credit: STEFAN SAUER/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A Santa diver feeds a five-meter long whale shark named "Hachibei" at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise aquarium in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo on November 13, 2011. Christmas attractions started at the aquarium and will be held throughout till Christmas Day. (Credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
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Sharks: King Of The Seas
In this picture taken on September 23, 2011, people watch on as a whale shark swims in an aquarium tank in the city of Yantai, northeastern Shandong province. Yantai is expecting a surge in tourist arrivals for the upcoming national day celebrations.
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Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
In this picture taken on September 23, 2011, an aquarium employee swims with a whale shark in an aquarium tank in the city of Yantai, northeastern Shandong province. Yantai is expecting a surge in tourist arrivals for the upcoming national day celebrations. (Credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
TO GO WITH Thailand-wildlife-tourism-shark,FEATURE by Didier LAURAS In this picture taken on September 3, 2011, an environmental activist releases a baby black-tip shark into the sea as part of an operation organised by the sharks protection group Dive Tribe off the coast of the southern Thai sea resort of Pattaya. On average an estimated 22,000 tonnes of sharks are caught annually off Thailand for their fins -- a delicacy in Chinese cuisine once enjoyed only by the rich, but now increasingly popular with the wealthier middle class. (Credit: CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
TO GO WITH Thailand-wildlife-tourism-shark,FEATURE by Didier LAURAS In this picture taken on September 3, 2011, baby bamboo sharks are seen in the tank of an aquarium in the southern Thai sea resort of Pattaya before their release into the sea as part of an operation organised by the sharks protection group Dive Tribe. On average an estimated 22,000 tonnes of sharks are caught annually off Thailand for their fins -- a delicacy in Chinese cuisine once enjoyed only by the rich, but now increasingly popular with the wealthier middle class. (Credit: CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
TO GO WITH Thailand-wildlife-tourism-shark,FEATURE by Didier LAURAS In this picture taken on September 3, 2011, a baby bamboo shark swims over a coral reef following its release into the sea as part of an operation organised by the sharks protection group Dive Tribe off the coast of the southern Thai sea resort of Pattaya. On average an estimated 22,000 tonnes of sharks are caught annually off Thailand for their fins -- a delicacy in Chinese cuisine once enjoyed only by the rich, but now increasingly popular with the wealthier middle class. (Credit: CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A diver feeds to a whale shark "Hachibei" durning a feeding training session at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise aquarium in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo on June 7, 2011. The rare five-meter long fish will debut the feeding show from this weekend to attract vistors. (Credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Professional divers feed sharks inside an aquarium at a marine theme park in Manila on March 23, 2011. (Credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Leopard sharks swim in the giant aquarium of Tropicarium in Budapest on October 28, 2010 during an eating show for about houndred local children from a kindergarten and school. (Credit: ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Leopard sharks swim in the giant aquarium of Tropicarium in Budapest on October 28, 2010 during an eating show for about houndred local children from a kindergarten and school. (Credit: ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Photo taken on July 11, 2010 shows a lemon shark (R) chasing a mullet (L) at the Living Reef aquarium on Daydream Island in the Whitsundays archipelago off Queensland. The unique man-made, open air lagoon contains a range of fish and coral species from the Great Barrier Reef and is the largest salt water tank in the Southern Hemisphere. (Credit: TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A scuba diver feeds sharks and fish at Chinagmai zoo aquarium in Chiang Mai province on August 3, 2010. Chinag Mai zoo aquarium is South East Asia 's largest living museum with nearly 20,000 examples of marine creatures. (Credit: PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Visitors to the Blue Zoo Aquarium in Beijing view a shark swimming past a diver on August 3, 2010. First openend in 1997, the walk-through aquarium remains an ever popular tourist attraction with more than a million visitors over the year and especially with students during their summer holidays. Known for their highly streamlined bodies, the earliest known sharks date from before the time of dinosaurs some 420 million years ago, and since then have diversified into 440 species ranging in vaious sizes. (Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A woman films a shark swimming by in a pool at the Blue Zoo Aquarium in Beijing on August 3, 2010. First openend in 1997, the walk-through aquarium remains an ever popular tourist attraction with more than a million visitors over the year and especially with students during their summer holidays. Known for their highly streamlined bodies, the earliest known sharks date from before the time of dinosaurs some 420 million years ago, and since then have diversified into 440 species ranging in vaious sizes. (Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
Great White Sharks in South Africa
Great White Sharks in South Africa
A Great White Shark is seen in the Indian Ocean near the town of Gans Bay on July 8, 2010 in Gansbaai, South Africa. (Credit: Ryan Pierce/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A Great White shark jumps out of the water as it hunts Cape fur seals near False Bay, on July 4, 2010. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
TO GO WITH AFP STORY (FILES) File picture of a shoal of 50,000 sardines swimming around sand tiger sharks in a large fish tank during a press preview at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise Aquarium in Yokohama, in Kanagawa prefecture, suburban Tokyo on March 19, 2009.- A third of the world's open water sharks, including the Great White and Hammerhead, face extinction, according to a global conservation status survey released on June 25, 2009. (Credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium Attracts Visitors
Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium Attracts Visitors
Visitors watch a eight-metre-long whale shark swimming in a worlds' largest tank with its front panel size of 8.2 metre x 22.5 metre at the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium on February 26, 2010 in Motobu, Okinawa, Japan. Japan's most most popular aquarium attract more than 2.5 million visitors per year. (Credit: Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A shark swims at the Turkuazoo,Turkey's first ever giant aquarium, in Istanbul on October 22, 2009, (Credit: MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A shark is seen in an aquarium on April 26, 2009 at a shop in Eskisehir. (Credit: MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A shoal of 15,000 sardines makes various shapes as a sand tiger shark swims in a large tank at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise Aquarium in Yokohama, in Kanagawa prefecture, suburban Tokyo on May 18, 2008. The aquarium started its new attraction -- the "sardine illusion" -- to mark the aquarium's 15th anniversary. (Credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A shoal of 15,000 sardines makes various shapes as sand tiger sharks swim in a large tank at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise Aquarium in Yokohama, in Kanagawa prefecture, suburban Tokyo on May 18, 2008. The aquarium started its new attraction -- the "sardine illusion" -- to mark the aquarium's 15th anniversary. (Credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
NUMAZU, JAPAN - JANUARY 21: In this handout picture released by Awashima Marine Park, a 1.6 meter long Frill shark swims in a tank after being found by a fisherman at a bay in Numazu, on January 21, 2007 in Numazu, Japan. The frill shark, also known as a Frilled shark usually lives in waters of a depth of 600 meters and so it is very rare that this shark is found alive at sea-level. It's body shape and the number of gill are similar to fossils of sharks which lived 350,000,000 years ago. (Credit: Awashima Marine Park/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Melbourne, AUSTRALIA: Georgie, an overweight eight-year-old grey nurse shark, is inspected by diver Colin Ong at the Melbourne Aquarium, 02 October 2006. Weighing in at an estimated 185-200 kilograms, Georgie's keepers are limiting the amount of fish given to her daily by being placed on a diet to control her weight, but she is known to help herself to some of the snapper sharing her 2.2 million litre Oceanarium tank after dark. (Credit: WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)
Spring Clean At Sydney Aquarium
Spring Clean At Sydney Aquarium
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 26: A Sydney Aquarium diver uses a vacuum to clean the gravel in the Great Barrier Reef tank as a Ray Shark swims by September 26, 2006 in Sydney, Australia. The Aquarium is undergoing its annual spring clean to prepare for the school holidays using vacuums, along with sea creatures like Sea Cucumbers, Sea Urchins, Cleaner Wrasse Fish and Sea Stars to help complete the job. (Credit: Ian Waldie/Getty Images)
Australian Cricket Team Visit uShaka Marine World
Australian Cricket Team Visit uShaka Marine World
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 22: Mike Hussey of the Australian Cricket team swims with a shark at uShaka Marine World on March 22, 2006 in Durban, South Africa. (Credit: Hamish Blair/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Madrid, SPAIN: Sharks swim next to Christmas nativity figures in the aquarium at the zoo in Madrid, 13 December 2005. (Credit: PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)
Sharks: King Of The Seas
Sharks: King Of The Seas
A blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus) swims in the aquarium of the Haus des Meeres ("House of the Sea") in Vienna on June 27, 2012.(Credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/GettyImages)
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