Catch a glimpse of polar bear drama in Smithsonian's 'Polar Bear Town'
November 16, 2017, 3:53 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The 3-episode season considers issues of migrations, conservation and ... weddings?
This 'flock of sheep' was actually an unprecedented gathering of polar bears
October 2, 2017, 6:32 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Zoom in on this supposed image of sheep on a hillside and you'll be in for quite the surprise.
Norwegian politicians propose housing refugees on remote Arctic archipelago
September 16, 2015, 4:37 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Could an influx of Syrian asylum seekers upset Svalbard's human to polar bear ratio?
Sky turns psychedelic in must-see northern lights video
January 17, 2015, 10 a.m. by Russell McLendon
This real-time aurora video may not seem amazing at first, but that quickly changes at the 1:52 mark.
At Oregon Zoo, waste heat to be transferred from the tundra to the tropics
September 8, 2014, 3:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A geothermal loop will keep the residents of a fancy new elephant house toasty with heat generated by the cooling system in the polar bear habitat.
5 weird facts about polar bears you probably didn't know
February 27, 2014, 12:21 p.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Polar bears are more than furry white Arctic beasts. In fact, their fur is not even really white!
Google Street View puts polar bears on the map
February 27, 2014, 8 a.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The conservation nonprofit Polar Bears International will use the 360-degree panoramas for educational outreach and scientific research.
Polar bears changing hunting and dietary habits as ice shrinks
January 28, 2014, 11:19 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
As it becomes more difficult to get their winter bulk on, polar bears are turning to caribou and snow geese for food.