Sharks, such as this great white shark, rarely attack humans despite a rash of attacks this year in North Carolina.
Sharks, such as this great white shark, rarely attack humans despite a rash of attacks this year in North Carolina. Richard Green AP
Sharks, such as this great white shark, rarely attack humans despite a rash of attacks this year in North Carolina. Richard Green AP

Five myths about sharks

July 19, 2015 2:00 PM