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Polar Bears Climate Change

Study: Climate Change Stands To Decimate Polar Bear Populations

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2016 | Green

By Laura Zuckerman July 1 (Reuters) - Imperiled polar bears will see a population crash in most parts of the Arctic Ocean if global g...

Here's Yet Another Reason We Need To Address Climate Change

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 04.06.2015 | Green

Polar bears need sea ice in order to hunt for seals and other food in the ocean. But climate change is taking that away from them. The bears are sp...

On International Polar Bear Day, Hope for an Iconic Species

Geoff York | Posted 04.29.2015 | Green
Geoff York

For polar bears and for all of us, the world is starting to come together, with peer pressure, a drop in the cost of renewables, and a growing recognition of the need to take action all playing a role.

Happy International Polar Bear Day!

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 03.03.2015 | Green

Happy International Polar Bear Day! This February 27 marks the 10th annual observance of the holiday. Popularized by conservation group Polar Bears...

Watch Polar Bears Live On Camera As They Wait For The Big Freeze

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 11.04.2014 | Green

Video from explore.org It's Polar Bear Week again! That means it's time to indulge in hours of a polar bear live-stream during the annual bear migr...

These Polar Bears Are Swimming For Their Lives

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 06.24.2014 | Green

These polar bears look ready for a swim -- but there is more to the story. This beautiful short from Arctic Bear Productions on the GoPro YouTube c...

What It's Like To Be A Polar Bear

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.09.2014 | Green

What's it like to be a polar bear as the amount of sea ice shrinks from right beneath you? This new video released by the U.S. Geological Survey migh...

LOOK: Is Climate Change To Blame For Starved Polar Bear?

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.08.2013 | Green

A polar bear carcass found on the Arctic island of Svalbard, the northernmost part of Norway, has shocked experts who say climate change may be to bla...

If Not in the Wild, Would You See a Zoo Polar Bear?

John Gunter | Posted 04.15.2013 | Green
John Gunter

One thing we've always been acutely aware of is that travel to and in Canada's north can be prohibitively expensive. At the same time, we are passionate about people experiencing this incredible part of the world.

How Climate Change Is Threatening Polar Bears' Diet

Posted 11.29.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's John Platt: It all starts with a whiff of the cold air. A ringed seal swims under the thick layer of ice that covers t...

A Window Into the Polar Bear Migration

Krista Wright | Posted 01.16.2013 | Green
Krista Wright

The live Polar Bear Cam provides a window onto this world, allowing you to become inspired by the beauty of these majestic animals, to witness the effects of global warming first-hand -- and to become inspired to take action.

WATCH: Polar Bear Does A Handstand

The Huffington Post | Jessica Leader | Posted 04.19.2012 | Green

As the video above shows, few things could be cuter than a polar bear doing a headstand. But sadly, natural pleasures like polar bear antics are i...

Photographer Of Cannibalistic Polar Bear Describes Animal's Fate

Posted 01.10.2012 | Green

From Jenny E. Ross: Pummeled by relentless wind and rain, the Chukchi Sea was churning with huge waves. After exploring Wrangel Island in the Russi...

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Polar Bear Eats Cub; Cannibalism May Be On The Rise

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 12.12.2011 | Green

Cannibalism is not a part of polar bears' M.O. The animals normally refrain from feasting on their own kind. But desperate times apparently call f...

Polar Bears Invade Canadian Town

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.21.2011 | Green

The potential effect of climate change on polar bears has long been documented, but now it's starting to be seen. The town of Churchill, Manitoba i...

One Critical Reason to Cut Global Warming Pollution Now: The Amazing Polar Bear

Kassie Siegel | Posted 01.16.2012 | Green
Kassie Siegel

Polar bears fasting on land lose about two pounds per day, and it's not clear how much longer it will be before the ice freezes and bears here can go back out onto the ice to hunt seals.

Polar Bears Face 'Tipping Point,' Bringing A Sudden, Dramatic Decline

BBC | Matt Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Climate change will trigger a dramatic and sudden decline in the number of polar bears, a new study has concluded....