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The Greenland Shark Will Snack On Almost Anything

A definitely not photoshopped picture of the TERRIFYING Greenland Shark…

Greenland Shark possibly the creature said to be Lochness Monster.

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Mystery of the Arctic's Toxic, Lethargic Shark

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Mystery of the Arctic’s Toxic, Lethargic Shark

A diver swims alongside a Greenland shark, a rarely-seen species that looks like it has been etched from stone. They can survive for more than 200 years at depths of up to 600 metres under Arctic ice. They grow to 23-feet long and are so fearsome they have even been known to eat polar bears

Shark that smiles for the cameras: Meet the fearsome creature that eats polar bears and can live until 200

A diver swims alongside a Greenland shark, a rarely-seen species that looks like it has been etched from stone. They can survive for more than 200 years at depths of up to 600 metres under Arctic ice. They grow to long and are so fearsome they hav

The Greenland Shark. They can grow to 23-feet long and have been known to attack bears and reindeers. Great, another nightmare sea monster come to life.

Shark that smiles for the cameras: Meet the fearsome creature that eats polar bears and can live until 200

These incredible Greenland Sharks can survive for more than 200 years at depths of up to 600 metres under Arctic ice. Bigger than the notorious great white, they grow to long and are so fearsome they have even been known to eat polar bears.

is a Shark a mammal or fish? That is the question that is perhaps most commonly asked when talking about sharks. Since sharks give birth to pups, and a few species lay eggs, the common consensus is that sharks are mammals.  Across the board, though, 70% of all sharks give birth, while the remaining 30% lay eggs. Sharks are actually fish, which is sure to be a surprise to many.

Types of Sharks: a Mammal or Fish? About Facts and Other Interesting Questions

Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus) also known as the Sleeper or ground shark is a shark endemic to, you guessed it Greenland and Iceland, making them the northernmost shark alive today.

We don’t know much about what Greenland sharks do, but we do know that whatever they do, they do it painfully slowly – and this results in an astonishingly long lifespan. Peter Bushnell and his colleagues recently published a landmark study in Science that reveals just how long these enigmatic sharks live.

We don’t know much about what Greenland sharks do, but we do know that whatever they do, they do it painfully slowly – and this results in an astonishingly long lifespan. Peter Bushnell and his colleagues recently published a landmark study in Science that reveals just how long these enigmatic sharks live.

Greenland Sharks may be known as Sleeper Sharks but don’t be fooled – they’re as deadly as their Great White cousins. Indeed, examinations of the stomach contents of dead Greenland Sharks have revealed the remains of Polar Bears and, in one case, and entire caribou, sans antlers. Greenland Sharks have been seen grabbing hold of unwary reindeer who have come too close to the water’s edge. Truly, they’re crocodiles of the sea!

Now Sea This: The 10 Most Amazing Bizarre Sharks

Strange, scary and sharp of tooth, sharks are the oceans' most efficient predators. They're much more than "mindless killing machines", however, as these ten bizarre sharks so graphically illustrate.

Greenland Shark – world’s longest-lived vertebrate known (Somniosus micr...

Greenland Shark – world’s longest-lived vertebrate known (Somniosus micr.

(Super Cool Creature!): 10 Fun Facts About the Greenland Shark - Wired Science

The Creature Feature: 10 Fun Facts About the Greenland Shark

The Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus) can grow to 24 feet and thanks to antifreeze elements in its system its meat is poisonous to humans. Photo Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 Northeast U.

Greenland Sharks | SHARK ACADEMY

The Greenland shark is the slowest-moving fish in history, but reindeer, polar bears, and extremely fast seals have been found in its stomach.

Okeanos Explorer Video Bite: Northeast U.S. Canyons 2013 -Greenland Shark

Deep Discoverer Meets a Greenland Shark! Off of the Northeast US Canyons the Okeanos Explorer found a Greenland Shark! These sharks can be between lon.

greenland_shark from the Canadian Arctic looks like it's made of stone

There are over 400 different types of sharks in the World. Come learn about them all in this super list of different shark breeds.

greenland shark

The Greenland Shark is an extremely large species of shark. The species is endemic to most of the waters of the North Atlantic Ocean.