Polar Bear

WATCH: Mewling Polar Bear Cub Takes First Wobbly Steps

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

It’s a good job he’s not out in the Arctic, as this little guy is causing a veritable heatwave of love. The two-month-old cub was filmed takin...

Pictured: The Polar Bear Starved To Death By Climate Change

The Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Head | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK

Slumped across a bleak landscape, skinny and exhausted, this polar bear collapsed and died after finding no suitable sea ice to hunt seals on, scienti...

Boris Is No Longer A Bear With A Sore Head: Polar Bear Gets A Root Canal

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

A nine foot tall polar bear weighing 922 pounds (66 stone) has successfully undergone a root canal. Boris, a resident at Washington’s Point Defi...

WATCH: Up Close And Personal With A Polar Bear

Posted 04.01.2013 | UK

It's not often you get this close to a hungry polar bear. But BBC filmaker Gordon Buchanan braved the weather, and something far scarier, to film t...

PHOTOS: Polar Bear Turns Into John Travolta

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Comedy

You'll never guess what wildlife photographer Steven Kazlowski stumbled across during a recent trip to the Arctic Circle. A disco-dancing polar bear c...

Polar Bear Dies After Catching Zebra Herpes

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

A polar bear has died after catching a strain of zebra herpes at a zoo in Germany. Female polar bear, Jerka, was the first to die at the Zoological...

WATCH: Polar Bear Does A Handstand

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Comedy

In our time, we've discovered some astonishing bear-based wonders. There was the image of some Russian brown bears "working out" in front of a camera,...

PICTURES: Valentine's Day At The Zoo

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2012 | UK

The only polar bear on public display in the UK received a Valentine from a secret admirer today. Walker inspected the giant red love heart, scente...

WATCH: Orphaned Baby Polar Bear Taken Into Care

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 22.12.2011 | UK

Polar bear cub "Siku" was born only a month ago but has had to be taken into care at the Scandinavian Wildlife Park in Denmark, after his mother faile...

PICTURES: Canada Introduces 'Polar Bear Prison' To Deter Arctic Beasts

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK

At a polar bear prison in Canada, the bears who wander down to the small town of Churchill too often are in for a big surprise. Held in tiny cells,...

Fog Festivals And Fish: Pictures Of The Week

Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 09.12.2011 | UK

Festive fever is kicking in: Venice's famous Rialto Bridge gets the Christmas treatment and Santa takes a dip in an aquarium to see if the fish have b...

Eton Schoolboy's Polar Bear Death Probed

Posted 08.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- An independent investigation is being launched into the polar bear attack that killed an Eton schoolboy. The organisers of the e...

Family Of Boy Killed By Bear In Tribute To 'Fearless Son'

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 06.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The family of an Eton pupil killed by a polar bear while on an adventure holiday in Norway have hailed him as a "strong, fearless...

Family Of Boy Killed By Bear Pay Tribute To 'Fearless Son'

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 06.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The family of an Eton pupil killed by a polar bear while on an adventure holiday in Norway have hailed him as a "strong, fearless...