When Sharks Attack

Sunday 12.00am

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When Sharks Attack

WHEN TO WATCH

  1. Monday 27 May at 01.00am

    California Crisis

  2. Sunday 2 June at 12.00am

    New York Nightmare

  3. Sunday 2 June at 01.00am

    Treasure Coast Terror

Synopsis

From America’s coastline to exotic beaches around the world, shark attacks are turning dream vacations into nightmares. Many of these attacks occur suddenly, in large numbers, and in unexpected locations – puzzling locals and scientists alike. Experts investigate these mysterious incidents, to discover what is affecting some of nature’s most feared fish.

Episodes

Season 1
  • California Crisis

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    Shark attacks are rare along the northern California coast — until seven attacks in 2020 and 2021 leave investigators racing to find a cause.

    Next Showing
    Monday 27 May at 01.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • New York Nightmare

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    Next Showing
    Sunday 2 June at 12.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • Treasure Coast Terror

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    In 2021, a spate of seven shark attacks rocks Florida’s Treasure Coast, and beachgoers want to know why.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 2 June at 01.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • Ambush Down Under

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    A new predator has entered the shark attack scene in New South Wales, Australia. And it bites with a frequency that is second only to the great white.

    Next Showing
    Monday 3 June at 12.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • Bitten in Bali

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    Beginning in 2010, a single beach in Bali was the site of seven shark attacks - the first ever recorded along the islands coast. Why here and why now?

    Next Showing
    Monday 3 June at 01.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • Hawaii's Sharktober

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    Every year, the number of shark attacks in Hawaii doubles in one specific month. Scientists try to solve the mysterious phenomenon of Sharktober.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 9 June at 12.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • Panic in Paradise

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    In 2016, New Caledonia sees an unprecedented five shark attacks, two of them fatal. Scientists scramble to explain this horrifying surge.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 9 June at 01.00am
    On NatGeo Wild
  • Summer of Sharks

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    Charleston, SC is renowned as the jewel of the south, but during 2 summers, its known for something different - 5 terrifying shark attacks.

    Next Showing
    Monday 10 June at 12.00am
    On NatGeo Wild