Sunday, August 12 at 9 p.m. ET

You’ve lost your extra pounds. You’ve picked out the perfect swimsuit. You’re ready for your summer vacation by the beach.

But beware, shark attacks are on the rise.

This weekend, join host Jon Scott as Fox News Channel investigates Sharks: Deep Danger.

As more and more people flock to the sun and sand, the chance of a potential deadly encounter with a shark increases. We’ll share the experiences of those who have survived attacks.

The best place to get close to a shark is at an aquarium. The worst place is in his habitat the ocean. So, what do you do if you meet a shark up close and personal? We’ll teach you tips to help survive a shark attack.

Plus, what is being done to protect bathers from sharks? We’ll meet an inventor who hopes his invention can save lives.

And, the endangered Great White Shark has found an unlikely ally in Jaws author Peter Benchley. We’ll tell you what changed his attitude towards sharks.