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This heart-wrenching video of starving polar bear will make you teary-eyed - Watch

This heart-wrenching video of starving polar bear will make you teary-eyed - Watch

The video shows a bony, emaciated polar bear trying to cling on to his life as he hunts for a morsel of food. 

Dec 09, 2017, 17:46 PM IST
Arctic area pollutants threatening polar bear: Study

Arctic area pollutants threatening polar bear: Study

The exposure of the Arctic ecosystem to persistent organic pollutants (POPs) is toxic to the health of endangered polar bears, researchers warn.

Jan 06, 2017, 01:00 AM IST
Melting of Arctic sea ice may reduce polar bear population

Melting of Arctic sea ice may reduce polar bear population

Experts also claim that the same warming is likely to worsen and decline the population of wild reindeer.

Dec 13, 2016, 09:52 AM IST
Unbelievable! Huge polar bear cuddles dog in Canadian wilderness – this viral video gets over 30 lakh views Watch

Unbelievable! Huge polar bear cuddles dog in Canadian wilderness – this viral video gets over 30 lakh views Watch

This video shows some individuals of the bear community can also have a benevolent nature. 

Nov 21, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

DNA: Why a polar bear become showcase of China's shopping mall?

Rare species polar bear has been made a showcase in China's shopping mall merely to increase the number of visitors. To know more watch this full video here.

Jul 13, 2016, 00:58 AM IST
Watch video: This Polar Bear's relationship with its human dad is adorable!

Watch video: This Polar Bear's relationship with its human dad is adorable!

The video, although posted a year ago, tells an amazing story of a man called Mark, who trains animals for movies, and his amazing bond with the polar bear, whom he trained when she was a mere 8-weeks-old and the connection between them.

Jun 12, 2016, 21:33 PM IST
Scary!! Snowboarder girl chased by a huge polar bear – Watch video

Scary!! Snowboarder girl chased by a huge polar bear – Watch video

Asked how she felt at being chased by a bear, she said: “I was humming a Rihanna song and didn't know it was behind me!”

Apr 23, 2016, 20:48 PM IST
Not kidding, Polar Bear romance in Scottish Highlands - Watch it here!

Not kidding, Polar Bear romance in Scottish Highlands - Watch it here!

Victoria and Arktos started mating after they met a few weeks ago.

Mar 29, 2016, 22:30 PM IST
Norm of the North movie review: Fails to entertain beyond a point

Norm of the North movie review: Fails to entertain beyond a point

Aimed at entertaining kids, "Norm of the North" is a meandering animation film that leads you onto an adventurous trip, but lacks the trappings of a memorable journey.
 

Mar 19, 2016, 16:27 PM IST
Rarely seen cannibalism! Polar bear chases and kills cub - Watch

Rarely seen cannibalism! Polar bear chases and kills cub - Watch

In a troubling video released by National Geographic, a polar bear is seen resorting to cannibalism.

Feb 24, 2016, 13:13 PM IST
Polar bears can survive ice melt even without seals

Polar bears can survive ice melt even without seals

 As climate change accelerates ice melt in the Arctic, polar bears may find caribou and snow geese replacing seals as an important food source, according to a study.

Sep 06, 2015, 12:06 PM IST

Global warming causes polar bears to eat dolphins

  A polar bear was spotted preying on a white-beaked dolphin carcass that had been trapped in the ice in Svalbard, a group of Norwegian islands in the Arctic Ocean.

Jun 15, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

Polar bear injures tourist on Arctic island on eve of eclipse

A polar bear injured a foreign tourist on an Arctic island off Norway on Thursday, the eve of a total solar eclipse that has drawn thousands of visitors to the remote islands.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

Polar bear dies at South African zoo

One of South Africa`s two polar bears has died at the Johannesburg Zoo, leaving its mate now believed to be the only polar bear in Africa, a veterinarian said today.

Jan 16, 2014, 04:25 AM IST

In ancient male polar bears `size did matter`

Ancient polar bears with surprisingly large penis bones suggest that they had infrequent but long-lasting sex sessions, it has been revealed.

Sep 26, 2013, 14:29 PM IST

`Arctic ice melt could wipe out polar bears`

An unexpected increase in Arctic sea ice melt and global warming trends could wipe out half the polar bear numbers in a single year, researchers have warned.

Feb 06, 2013, 12:30 PM IST

Polar bear dies from zebra virus

Scientists have warned equine herpes might have developed the ability to jump species in the same way as influenza, after a polar bear died in a zoo in Germany after catching herpes from a zebra.

Aug 18, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

Study shows polar bears older than previously thought

Polar bears evolved as a separate species far earlier than previously thought, according to a new genetic study.

Apr 20, 2012, 09:25 AM IST

Injured victims of polar bear attack recuperating

The four British survivors of a deadly
polar bear attack in Norway`s Arctic Svalbard archipelago have
been operated on and will be transferred home as soon as
possible, officials said.

Aug 06, 2011, 23:58 PM IST

Polar bear, arctic fox in endangered list

Arctic foxes, polar bears and musk oxen are now in the list of endangered species.

Sep 14, 2010, 16:07 PM IST