Menstruation is the main reason behind sharks attacks, says Laird Hamilton

What are the odds of being bitten by a shark? The question posed by a TMZ news reporter gets an odd answer from Laird Hamilton.

Mosquitoes kill 750,000 people every year. Shark attacks are responsible for about ten deaths worldwide. Humans are not the predator's favorite meal.

Nevertheless, unprovoked shark attacks occur on a regular basis nearly everywhere in the world. And according to big wave surfing legend Laird Hamilton, the main reason behind these attacks is women's menstruation.

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Henderson Island is the most plastic-polluted place in the world

A new study reveals that the small island is home to 671 plastic items per square meter, the highest density ever recorded.

The Henderson Island is a desert island located in the South Pacific. It belongs to the Pitcairn Islands, a British Overseas Territory.

Despite being named a World Heritage Site by the United Nations in 1988, the 14.4 square-mile island (37.3 square kilometers) is now considered the world capital of plastic trash.

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Irish beach reappears after being washed away 33 years ago

An Irish beach located near the village of Dooagh has reappeared 33 years after being washed away by a storm.

In the winter of 1984, Dooagh Beach - a 300-meter stretch of coastline located on County Mayo's Achill Island - vanished when a violent storm replaced sand with rocks.

At the time, the local economy was fully anchored on tourism, and many restaurants, shops, and hotels were forced to close their doors.

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Are you on a week-long beach holiday? Have you bought bodyboard for your kid? Smart move. Get ready to introduce your offspring to the waves easily and safely. It is going to be fun.

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Brad Domke calls Cylinders his home. He's been riding it for more than a decade. But you've never seen him in board transfers like these.

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Nico von Lerchenfeld has had the time of his life at Surf Snowdonia, in Wales. But he was not there to surf.

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