All posts tagged Arctic

July 2, 2019, No comments

The quick fox turns out to be really true as researchers tracked a female fox walk more than 3,500 kilometres. Using satellite tracking, researchers at the Norwegian Polar Institute in […]

Starving desperate polar bear wanders into Siberian town for food

June 20, 2019, No comments

Residents in the northern Siberian city of Norilsk had an unexpected visitor for the first time in 40 years. A polar bear, hundreds of kilometres from ...

Cruise ship employee shoots, kills polar bear in “self-defence” in northern Norway

July 30, 2018, No comments

A polar bear was shot after it attacked a German cruise line worker on an Arctic archipelago in Norway over the weekend. The Joint Rescue Coordination ...

“Soul-crushing” video of starving polar bear gives stark warning on global warming

December 10, 2017, 1 Comment

Video of wild polar bear starving to death is both heartbreaking and a stirring call to action. The footage, captured by photographer Paul Nicklen of ...

  • Polar bear POV: stunning and startling
    June 28, 2014, No comments

    In the award-winning 2013 documentary Ice Bear, cameras capture never before seen images of polar bears in the Canadian Arctic. Some of the most beautiful – and haunting images – of a […]

  • An invasion of snowy owls
    January 6, 2014, 1 Comment

    Arctic Snow Owls are staging an incredible invasion southwards with sightings coming in from Atlantic Canada, the northeastern U.S. and Great Lakes, several as south as North Carolina and one […]