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Trolling Humans for Whales, and Other Divine Madness From the North Country

Richard Bangs | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

The Mad Hatter: "Have I gone mad?" Alice Kingsley: "I'm afraid so. You're entirely bonkers. But I'll tell you a secret. All the best people are." ...

Walking With Polar Bears: The Next Great Safari

Richard Bangs | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

Not many get to see polar bears in the wild. Most who do take a Tundra Buggy tour, riding in giant tank-like buses. Others see the bears from the decks of cruise ships plowing through the Arctic Oceans. But very few ever actually walk among the bears.

No Ice, No Ice Bear

Dr. Andrew Derocher | Posted 01.15.2013 | Green
Dr. Andrew Derocher

To make a complex story simple, polar bears are threatened by habitat loss. We may hold onto polar bears as a species to the end of the century, but this is predicated on many hopeful elements.

Teen Stranded On Ice Floe With Polar Bears Is Rescued By Parachuters

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CORAL HARBOUR, Nunavut — Battling hypothermia, a 17-year-old hunter stranded on a floating chunk of ice shot and killed a polar bear while trapp...