How the 1916 Shark Attacks Worked


In 1916, a series of shark attacks took place along the shores of New Jersey. The media downplayed the first attack as a fluke -- but the attacks continued. Tune in and learn more about the story that inspired Jaws in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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Topics in this Podcast: 20th century, tragedies, maritime history