Stories tagged: Polar Bear
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 12:52 p.m.
Russian wildlife specialists are heading for an Arctic archipelago to try to resolve a situation that has both terrified and delighted the locals: Polar bears who have moved into a …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:26 p.m.
A man from northeast Alaska said he fatally shot a polar bear that had strayed far south of the animal’s usual habitat.
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
A Canadian hunter was killed by a polar bear in an Inuit hamlet in Canada’s northernmost territory, officials said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., July 28, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Norwegian authorities said a polar bear on Saturday attacked and injured a polar bear guard who was leading tourists off a cruise ship on an Arctic archipelago. The polar bear …
Thu., July 27, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
Polar bear mom Venus has gotten a summer treat – a chance to frolic in the snow with her eight-month-old cub despite the heat enveloping Finland’s northern Lapland.
UPDATED: Sat., May 20, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
A pregnant polar bear seeking to dig her maternity den chose an unlikely spot: a snow drift along a bridge leading to an artificial production island off the north coast …
Sat., May 7, 2016, 11:11 a.m.
A female polar bear cub born at Ohio’s Toledo Zoo has met her fans. The cub named Hope made her public debut Friday, swimming in an enclosure as visitors snapped …