How to use Sharks in a sentence
Sharks' teeth, shells and bamboo were formerly generally used as cutting instruments for shaving and surgical operations.
This elaborate type of scolex appears to be an adaptation to grasp the spiral intestinal valve of sharks and rays.
Sharks are found everywhere and are common round the north, though they rarely attack man.
The manganese nodules afford the most ample proof of the prodigious period of time which has elapsed since the formation of the red clay began; the sharks' teeth and whales' ear-bones which serve as nuclei belong in some cases to extinct species or even to forms derived from those familiar in the fossils from the seas of the Tertiary period.
Internally they are found to consist of a lamina twisted upon itself, and externally they generally exhibit a tortuous structure, produced, before the cloaca was reached, by the spiral valve of a compressed small intestine (as in skates, sharks and dog-fishes); the surface shows also vascular impressions and corrugations due to the same cause.Advertisement
Besides chipped stone knives, the teeth of rodents, sharks, and other animals served an excellent purpose.
Many fish inhabited the Carboniferous seas and most of these were Elasmobranchs, sharks with crushing pavement teeth (Psammodus), adapted for grinding the shells of brachiopods, crustaceans, &c. Other sharks had piercing teeth (Cladoselache and Cladodus); some, the petalodonts, had peculiar cycloid cutting teeth.
The common dead are buried or exposed to sharks on the reefs; bodies of chiefs are exposed in the fork of a tree.
Sharks infest the estuaries.
Seals and sharks are also common in the waters of the Cape.Advertisement
Sometimes the entrepreneurs leave empty-handed, while other times the Sharks are so interested in the ideas that a bidding war occurs.
Of the cartilaginous fishes, Chondropterygii, the true sharks and hammer-headed sharks, are numerous.
Filipino american men straight will impress budding card sharks.
Suzuki the husband adobo and sweating budding card sharks.
Most divers head straight for the north pinnacle where you can find schooling hammerhead sharks.Advertisement
Obtained from the liver oil of sharks and from whale ambergris.
Occasionally two or more Sharks will invest in the same business, becoming partners.
As with most reality TV shows that feature a judging panel, the drama usually comes from the Sharks themselves.
Over a large part of the central Pacific, far removed from any possible land-influences or deposits of ooze, the red-clay region is characterized by the occurrence of manganese, which gives the clay a chocolate colour, and manganese nodules are found in vast numbers, along with sharks' teeth and the ear-bones and other bones of whales.
It's displays include shrimp, sharks, octopus, eels, rays and seals - with an Amazonian display including the deadly piranha.Advertisement
Sharks teeth at Barton can be picked up from the foreshore making this location ideal for all the family.
His photo shoots are extremely intricate, involving dolphins, stingrays, and even sharks.
This mega resort features 11 pools, including two kids-only swimming areas, a movie theatre that shows three flicks a day for free, 35 restaurants, and a 97 acres waterscape, complete with sharks.
Reminiscent of West Side Story, the West High Sharks and East High Jets arrive at Cheer Camp Nationals.
Sparks and moves fly when Carson, leader of the West High Sharks falls for Penn, a member of the Easy High Jets.Advertisement
Maria is the sister of the leader of a rival gang made up of first generation Puerto Rican immigrants, The Sharks.
The Jets and The Sharks are involved in a bitter struggle for control of their neighborhood.
If the shark tags someone before they touch the safe edge of the pool, they are caught, and now become one of the sharks for the next round.
Younger kids enjoy playing games like Marco Polo, Minnows or Sharks.
In each episode of Shark Tank, entrepreneurs approach a panel of five "Sharks" in order to present their businesses and request investment capital.Advertisement
The "Sharks" are all multi-millionaires who have become very successful in their businesses.
As the entrepreneurs make their pitches, the Sharks ask questions and challenge the requests.
The five Sharks in the Shark Tank TV series are all highly successful, competitive, and driven to grow their wealth and business portfolios.
Also on board is Lisa Natanson, a biologist who is on hand to tag and release any sharks that are caught.
The two-note motif that signals the oncoming shark entered the pop culture lexicon and today it is nearly synonymous with all sharks, thanks to the power of Williams' music.Advertisement
The entire business of the psychic tipster has faded rapidly without new news to feed the sharks.
You swim in the ocean, don't you ... or do you stay on the beach all the time to avoid the sharks?
His caution to her about the sharks hadn't discouraged her, though, as he had intended.
Most of the sharks lived in the sea continuously, but the ganoids frequenting the coastal waters appear to have migrated inland.
Sharks are caught in enormous numbers with hook and harpoon; the flesh is considered by some to have aphrodisiacal properties; the dried fins and tails are exported to China; the oil is used for smearing boats.Advertisement
In the coral rock of the coast sea-baths are excavated, so that bathers may run no risk from sharks.
A two-edged weapon, of which the blade is of sharks' teeth, and a defensive armour of braided sennit, are also peculiar to the islands; a large adze, made of the shell of the Tridacna gigas (the largest bivalve known), was formerly used in the Carolines, probably by the old builder race.
The chief products for export are copra, tortoise-shell, mother-of-pearl, sharks' fins and trepang.
The only fossils of the clay are radiolaria, sharks' teeth and the ear-bones of whales, precisely those parts of the skeleton of marine creatures which are hardest and can longest survive exposure to sea-water.
If your father gets angry he'll make an ashtray of my shell, and will throw my flesh to the sharks.Advertisement
For serious diving go to Rangiroa - one of the world's largest atolls with loads of sharks.
On out-going tides The Zoo has barracuda, reef sharks and eagle and manta rays.
The larger fish include humphead wrasse, schools of large batfish and small white-tip reef sharks.
Seafood The Qur'an states that everything from the sea is halal, including carnivores such as sharks.
In winter, groups of Sand Tiger sharks often congregate close to the large overhang on the southeast side.Advertisement
Puffins, gulls, shags, cormorants, seals, dolphins, porbeagle sharks, and even killer whales.
The special edition release contains a bonus behind-the-scenes documentary When Sharks Attack!
Their bodies are covered in scales and, like sharks, they use gills to get oxygen from water.
Went to an aquarium which promised ' Sharks ' - I've seen bigger goldfish.
The visibility is usually excellent and sitings of schools of devil rays, giant grouper and reef sharks are common.
There are also shallow inlets where whale sharks annually visit for breeding.
The whole sea was covered with sharks from close inshore to the horizon.
Watch out for dangerous sea creatures like sharks and poisonous jellyfish - some are deadly.
We also saw Caribbean reef and silky sharks and a huge jewfish.
The much feared man-eaters like Oceanic Whitetips and Tiger Sharks, are commonly seen plying the deeper waters along the shelf.
There is chance for experts and novices alike to see whale sharks, silver tip sharks and giant mantas.
At just 2 years old and 30cm long, these sharks started life in egg cases called mermaid 's purse.
The sharks position themselves inside the grid facing the minnows.
Encounters below the surface may include blacktip reef sharks, rays, turtles and big morays.
We were encouraged by a couple of basking sharks just moseying around.
Over 30 living displays reveal the sheer variety of life in the deep from native sharks and lobsters to the amazing octopus and seahorses.
Divers will see parrotfish and turtles, but probably not sharks!
All types of marine life have been seen here - small hammerheads and reef sharks, turtles, giant puffers, numerous small invertebrates.
It will be a high energy performance packed with pirates, man-eating sharks and even a ghost ship.
These results also are consistent with the results from the assessment of deep-water sharks.
The northern plateau is home to schooling hammerheads with frequent sightings of oceanic white tip sharks.
Of special interest are the schools of up to 300 hammerhead sharks.
At Lobster Hole there are southern stingrays, nurse sharks, sea fans and sea whips, and loads of lobster.
A series of dramatic granitic pinnacles just break the surface and are the home for giant stingrays, reef sharks and pristine coral formations.
There are huge tarpon above you and I've seen turtles and sharks there.
These are Caribbean water sharks, which do not like the cold northern water temps, period.
There is a terrible, vengeful beauty here, a place teeming with crocodiles, snakes, sharks and man-eating tigers.
April and May are the best months to see tiger sharks.
Other dangerous sharks include the tiger shark, mako, bronze and black- tipped whalers, and hammerhead.
We've got more than 10 different species from around the world including our famous sand tiger sharks!
The species affected include wahoo, various sharks, undersized swordfish, cetaceans and turtles.
The waters off the beach were also a breeding ground for bronze whaler sharks, he said.
Great for hammerhead sightings plus occasional whale sharks that seem to be attracted to this site.
I was in the cage for 30 minutes, in which time I saw three great white sharks.
This proved to be a little like asking great white sharks to stop eating people.
Plankton rich waters attract over 900 species of fish, ranging from cleaner wrasse through to whale sharks.
Colin is an experienced yachtsman who has been following basking sharks for more than fifteen years.
Whale sharks are sighted here year-round, with peaks of activity in March and April - the time I chose to make my trip.
They include shad, rock cod, mackerel, mullet, bream and soles; sharks, stingrays, cuttlefish and the octopus are also common in the waters off the coast of Natal.
Of these formulae '(chosen because illustrated by Greek heroic legends) - (I) is a sanction of barbarous nuptial etiquette; (2) is an obvious ordinary incident; (3) is moral, and both (3) and (1) may pair off with all the myths of the origin of death from the infringement of a taboo or sacred command; (4) would naturally occur wherever, as on the West Coast of Africa, human victims have been offered to sharks or other beasts; (5) the story of flight from a horrible crime, occurs in some stellar myths, and is an easy and natural invention; (6) flight from wizard father or husband, is found in Bushman and Namaqua myth, where the husband is an elephant; (7) success of youngest brother, may have been an explanation and sanction of " tungsten-recht " - Maui in New Zealand is an example, and Herodotus found the story among the Scythians; (8) the bride given to successful adventurer, is consonant with heroic manners as late as Homer; (9) is no less consonant with the belief that beasts have human sentiments and supernatural powers; (to) the " strong man," is found among Eskimo and Zulus, and was an obvious invention when strength was the most admired of qualities; (II) the baffled ogre, is found among Basques and Irish, and turns on a form of punning which inspires an " ananzi " story in West Africa; (12) descent into Hades, is the natural result of the savage conception of Hades, and the tale is told of actual living people in the Solomon Islands and in New Caledonia; Eskimo Angekoks can and do descend into Hades - it is the prerogative of the necromantic magician; (13) " the false bride," found among the Zulus, does not permit of such easy explanation - naturally, in Zululand, the false bride is an animal; (14) the bride accused of bearing be 1st-children, has already been disposed of; the belief is inevitable where no distinction worth mentioning is taken between men and animals.
Conch shell, whelk shell or sharks ' teeth may also be used.
Everyone then jumped from the boat with their snorkel gear on watched the sharks from no more than a meter away.
A spotter plane is used to circle above the reef looking for whale sharks.
Blue Planet Aquarium - Cheshire Not far from BSAC headquarters is the only aquarium in England which allows divers to swim with sharks.
Even majestic whale sharks are always a tantalizing possibility.
There are huge tarpon above you and I 've seen turtles and sharks there.
For sharks, jacks and barracuda, tarpon flies will prove adequate but there are specialist patterns available.
We 've got more than 10 different species from around the world including our famous sand tiger sharks !
Thresher Sharks are usually uncommon summer migrants to the English Channel.
Previously never dived before, this site had pristine hard corals, large schools of unicorn fish, as well as inqusitive sharks.
For a nautical theme, fill a basket with toys including a variety of boats, toy fish, sharks, sea horses, and turtles.
At the Shark Reef Aquarium, you can learn more about sharks and other aquatic life, and if you are brave enough, you can even dive with the sharks.
The Federal Trade Commission has cracked down on some of the worst offenders in recent years, but there are still enough sharks circling around that you should tread very, very carefully before signing anything or cutting a check.
Fantasy Sharks includes a message board where you can communicate with other fantasy football players around the globe to trade tips and gossip, as well as the best way to run a fantasy football league.
Alright, for all the Britney supporters, maybe she does need a little break from the circling sharks of the paparazzi, so here's an idea for her…hire a driver and a nanny.
However, his future plans won't include going anywhere near spiders, sharks, or snakes.
Stunning displays of marine life, including dolphins, manatees, sharks, stingrays, Beluga whales, orcas, penguins and more bring visitors face to face with these exotic and intelligent creatures.
One of the best ways to save money on a wet and wild adventure with dolphins, sharks, and whales is to take advantage of Sea World packages in Texas.
Run to the back of it and you'll be warped to a weird room with sharks that have machine guns attached to their heads.
There is no danger of being eaten by sharks, falling off of the boat and hitting your head, or worse, eating bad sushi and getting sick.
There is also no explicit differentiation between beginner and advanced players, so it is not uncommon to head to a table filled with sharks, while you are still a relative guppy in the tank of Mahjong players.
Some excellent origami creations and diagrams to use here include the dinosaurs, roses, sharks and the one-of-a-kind designs.
Unlike the for-profit Aquarium by the Bay at Pier 39 in San Francisco, the Monterey Bay Aquarium operates as a non-profit organization, conducting research on a variety of topics including tuna conservation, sea otters and sharks.
Outer Bay - The main exhibit is the Outer Bay Waters, the 1.2 million gallon home to tuna, sharks, barracuda and sea turtles, where visitors can be seen standing seemingly mesmerized in front of the room-sized, 13-inch thick acrylic window.
Included in this menagerie are fish, penguins, mollusks, sharks, and many others.
Colorful fish dart in and out, while sharks and stingrays float placidly by spectators.
If the fish, sharks, stingrays and other animals aren't startled by the presence of people, they are more likely to behave as they always do in their habitats, ensuring a natural experience for the observer and the animals alike.
Applique choices include butterflies, sea creatures, cats, ladybugs and flowers - all of which are geared for girls; or sharks, cars, trucks, dinosaurs and trains for boys.
While trying to alert people to the plight of endangered great white sharks, she put up posters of the animals in Oklahoma City where she was working in June 2009.
If you're a beach or general sun-junkie, you probably fear tan lines as much as sharks in the water.
Designs include sharks, pirates, lizards and superheroes.
They include racing and hovercraft type boats as well as sharks, fantasy figures and imaginary amphibians that skim across the pool's surface at the whim of the controller.
There is no need to tug a heavy vacuum around your home when Sharks are lightweight and easy to use.
Sharks are not only stylish-looking but get the job done.
Fairies, monkeys and sharks dot the landscape fabric, and even better is the fact that these duffels can be made even more special by personalizing them.
Learn about octopus, lobsters, sharks, dolphins and whales.
Standout designs include bags decorated with monkeys, palm trees, sharks, and a motorcycle.
Kids are just naturally fascinated with sharks, and games for kids about these sea creatures can encourage their curiosity and expand their knowledge at the same time.
The Kidz Page-Here your kids can play a fun and simple online game entitled "Sharks Game."
The game is Java supported, and kids use the computer arrow keys to move swimmers through the channel, trying to avoid being eaten by sharks nearby.
For example, kids love playing the game "Into the Jaws" as they discover what it's like to be a shark, or they can dive into the 3-D shark tank and take a swim with a few sharks.
On "Quiz Your Noodle" kids can play an online quiz game to see just how much they know about the topic of sharks.
Online Games-Mad Shark is a very simple online game in which kids become the shark and attempt to eat as many divers and sharks as possible before being killed.
Quint is probably Robert Shaw's best role and certainly one of the most memorable movie characters - a crusty old eccentric who lives to kill sharks.
Swimming with sharks took on an all new meaning when Richard Dreyfuss and Roy Scheider took to the ocean to hunt a human-killer.
Donsol (2006)-A debut film with underwater cinematography of rare white whale sharks set in the small fishing town of Donsol.
This is doubtless a product of apocryphal stories of shipwrecked sailors being saved from sharks and other predators by dolphins.
Sharks can then offer to invest in the businesses, which also means that they become shareholders, and often serve as consultants or mentors to help their investments grow.
Of the sharks the genus Squalus is represented by individuals that grow to a length of 26 to 30 ft.
Smith Woodward has observed that the decline of many groups of fishes is heralded by the tendency to assume elongate and finally eel-shaped forms, as seen independently, for example, among the declining Acanthodians or palaeozoic sharks, among the modern crossopterygian Polypterus and Calamoichthys of the Nile, in the modern dipneustan Lepidosiren and Protopterus, in the Triassic chondrostean Belonorhynchus, as well as in the bow-fin (A7nia) and the garpike (Lepidosteus).
The dredge often brings up large numbers of nodules formed upon sharks' teeth, the ear-bones of whales or turtles or small fragments of pumice or other volcanic ejecta, and all more or less incrusted with manganese oxide until the nodules vary in size from that of a potato to that of a man's head.