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Polar Bear


Climate change forces polar bears to migrate to Russia from Alaska

January 04, 2022 10:30 am

It is reported that between 2001 to 2010, there was a 40 per cent drop in Alaska’s polar bear population.

Polar bears eating reindeer: normal behaviour or result of climate change?

December 31, 2021 12:00 pm

With less time on the sea ice, and less seal fat to consume, polar bears will find it more difficult to meet their energy needs

Europe's oldest polar bear, Katjuscha, passes away at Berlin Zoo

December 28, 2021 1:32 pm

According to the zoo, at the age of 37, she was considered to be the oldest female polar bear in captivity in Europe.

How warming affects Arctic sea ice, polar bears

November 07, 2021 6:48 pm

Scientists and advocates point to polar bears, marked as “threatened” on the endangered species list, as the white-hot warning signal for the rest of the planet.

Global warming is driving polar bears toward extinction, researchers say

July 21, 2020 2:00 pm

The fate of polar bears has long been a flashpoint in the debate over human-caused climate change, used by scientists and environmentalists as well as deniers in their arguments.

Stray polar bear taken to Siberian zoo to be treated

June 22, 2019 12:56 pm

The two-year-old female polar had appeared, starving and exhausted, in the northern nickel-producing city of Norilsk Sunday.

Polar bear spotted in Russian city, far from normal habitat

June 19, 2019 7:55 pm

Environmentalists say wild animals are suffering from the shrinking hunting environment and the receding ice as the Arctic is getting warmer, and some of them have ventured south in search of food.

Hide the children. The polar bears have invaded

February 12, 2019 9:55 am

The settlement, Belushya Guba, on a finger of land stretching into the Arctic Ocean, has declared a state of emergency as the bears have attacked people, broken into homes, menaced schools and feasted at a local dump.

Climate change should look beyond image of polar bear: Oxford-based think tank

May 22, 2017 11:12 am

Getting more people-focused images into the media and into other public communications could help more people identify with the problem: Research director at Climate Outreach


In pictures: Where the polar bears roam

December 02, 2021 7:00 pm

Churchill in northern Manitoba, Canada, is famous for an abundance of polar bears, especially during the months of October and November