Mention the word ‘shark’ while at the beach, and you might just get a couple of unfriendly stares. But without any expert knowledge, there is really no way in telling what is lurking beyond the breakers. Luckily oceanic tracking company Ocearch can help out researchers and sunbathers alike with their really cool interactive map. Ocearch tracks a vast number of different sharks that were tagged and released around the world, and displays them on their website.

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