"Obviously it was the most intense moment of my life," fishing guide Rob Gorta said.
The latest incident follows a series of shark attacks in the Sunshine State over the past few days.
Blacktip sharks can grow up to eight feet long and nearly 300 pounds in weight.
A fellow passenger captured the incredible moment the shark leaped at their boat.
"I have a 9 mm and if I want, I will put a bullet in each of your heads," the captain told his passengers.
The authorities are looking for the people filmed in the video laughing at the animal's suffering.
The deal means disappointment—or at least an ongoing legal limbo—for the thousands who have been piling into flimsy boats to reach Greece.
After eons of change measured in geologic time, Antarctica is now rapidly transforming—and sitting on a treacherous ledge.
Another albino dolphin made an appearance in Louisiana a few weeks ago.
The tentacled creature will be sent to Washington for further study.
The country's lack of mosques means Muslims will not feel integrated, a government spokesman says.
The country's lack of any mosques means Muslims will not feel integrated, government spokesman says.
Mother and daughter, who had fled rampant violence in the Honduran city of Tegucigalpa, returned to a situation even more precarious than the one they had left
As a sport, yachting may be all about harnessing the power of the wind, but for most superyachts, that's where ecofriendliness ends. Typically, these 45-meter-plus boats guzzle huge amounts of fuel while their owners host lavish parties that require high-powered amenities like air conditioning and fancy sound systems.