Should We Be Worried About Shark Attacks?

Expert warns 2016 could see a record number of shark attacks, but remember, accidental drownings are way more common via The Washington Post

Expert warns 2016 could see a record number of shark attacks, but remember, accidental drownings are way more common
via The Washington Post

Don't be scared of shark attacks via CNN

Don't be scared of shark attacks
via CNN

THE BASICS: Travis M. Andrews from the Washington Post writes that the combination of warmer ocean temperatures, more people in the water for recreation, and a larger population of sharks leads to more attacks, whereas CNN’s George H. Burgess explains that despite the media coverage as such, shark attacks are rare and the shark population has actually decreased.