Sleeping in the company of four massive bears might sound like a scene from a wild adventure or a dangerous thriller, but for one man, it is a heartwarming reality. A captivating photo captured this extraordinary moment at the Orphaned Wildlife Center in Otisville, New York, leaving viewers both amazed and perhaps a little on edge. The man in the picture is Jim Kowalczik, who, … [Read more...] about Man Spotted Sleeping Among Four Huge Bears Unharmed
Are polar bears endangered? This is their current status in 2023, what's putting polar bears at risk, and how to help them. Polar bears and global warming often go hand in hand. When we think of climate change, many of us imagine melting icebergs and the warming Arctic—aka habitat loss for polar bears. But those polar bears seem so far away, making … [Read more...] about Are Polar Bears Endangered in 2023? Here’s What’s Putting Them at Risk
polar bears polar bears polar bearsImage source: The OregonianMany activities can be canceled or delayed due to inclement weather. The Oregon Zoo was forced to close for several days in January 2017 due to heavy snowfall. While many visitors were disappointed by the news, the zoo animals saw it as an opportunity to enjoy the funniest part of the winter. They certainly … [Read more...] about The Scene That Melted Millions Of Hearts: Elephant Lost It With Joy While Playing In Snow
Most references to polar bears in the twenty-first century evoke pictures of stranded animals, either on exposed beaches or drifting ice sheets as glaciers retreat into the ocean. The Arctic's severe environment make it difficult for animals to produce the next generation of young, and rearing a polar bear cub requires a lot of effort. Polar bear mothers are required to … [Read more...] about Are Polar Bears bad at Math or Just Altruistic?