“Who Needs Men?” Says Shark

Great white shark off the coast of Mexico's Isla Guadalupe

Great white shark off the coast of Mexico's Isla Guadalupe

Who needs a man? Tidbit, the 5-foot female blacktip shark at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, apparently didn’t. Before the 94-pound shark died this past May, she already had a bun in the oven, despite the fact there’d been no potential blacktip suitors during Tidbit’s entire life in the aquarium.

After Tidbit succumbed to pregnancy-related stress, aquarium staff discovered her secret and conducted a paternity test. Lo and behold: No daddy DNA.

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My question: Why did it take five months for this story to break?

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