With its razor sharp teeth, pitch black eyes, and 2,000-pound body, the great white shark isn’t exactly man’s best friend. And no matter how often — and awfully — the creature is portrayed in iconic films and literature, great white shark facts are much more interesting than fiction:

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15 Great White Shark Facts That Will Shatter Your Assumptions
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Next, read more unbelievable shark facts. Then, learn about whale sharks and watch dozens of tiger sharks obliterate a whale in a feeding frenzy.

Elisabeth Sherman
Elisabeth Sherman is a writer living in Jersey City, New Jersey.
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