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Monday Aug 18 | TreeHugger

The writer of 'Jaws' was a great advocate for shark protection and ocean conservation

Many people's fear of sharks can be traced back to Steven Spielberg's 1975 breakthrough movie, Jaws .

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws, Celebrities, Steven Spielberg

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Dear Kitty

Sharks, forty years after the film Jaws

Sharks face many threats from people, including extreme overfishing driven by high prices for their fins, and being caught by mistake in nets and on longlines.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws

ABC News

Shark Week

Long before Steven Spielberg created the summer blockbuster "Jaws," Americans have been obsessing about the sharks creeping beneath the surface along our shores.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws, Celebrities, Steven Spielberg

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Trend Hunter Magazine

Spectacular Shark Infographics - This Infographic Charts the History...

With the Discovery Channel's ever-popular Shark Week about to commence for a 27th time, water treatment solutions company Avoca Water has put together a handy Shark Week infographic that charts the highlight of the annual television extravaganza and looks forward to the highlights of the 2014 edition.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Horror Movies, Adventure, Jaws

Wed Aug 06, 2014

New York Daily News

Discovery's Shark Week has more than fear to chew on

The Discovery Channel may not have changed its mind about sharks. But this year's Shark Week, which starts Sunday, seems to hedge its bets.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Adventure, Thriller, Jaws, Entertainment, Television

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Houston Press

8 "Awesome" Rip-Offs of the Movie "Jaws"

When Jaws blew the record for movie attendance sky high in 1975, it did more than usher in the era of the summer blockbuster.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws

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