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# polar-bear - Friday 28 August, 2020

Polar bear kills man at campsite on Norway's Arctic Svalbard Islands
# Svalbard
# Svalbard

Polar bear kills man at campsite on Norway's Arctic Svalbard Islands

Aug 28th 2020, 12:30 PM 28,438 Views 23 Comments

The bear was later found dead in the car park of the local airport.

# polar-bear - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Polar bear shot dead in 'self-defence' after wounding cruise ship worker
# Norway
# Norway

Polar bear shot dead in 'self-defence' after wounding cruise ship worker

Jul 29th 2018, 3:43 PM 50,756 Views 65 Comments

The man suffered head injuries before a co-worker shot the bear.

# polar-bear - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Shopping mall home to 'world's saddest bear' refuses wildlife park offer
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Shopping mall home to 'world's saddest bear' refuses wildlife park offer

Sep 25th 2016, 6:55 AM 32,135 Views 36 Comments

Photos of Pizza show the polar bear lying listlessly in a gloomy, windowless room while visitors crowd around with phones.

# polar-bear - Saturday 6 February, 2016

This zoo filmed a polar bear cub as she grew up and it's just the best
# Nora
From The Daily Edge
# Nora

This zoo filmed a polar bear cub as she grew up and it's just the best

Feb 6th 2016, 4:52 PM 6,942 Views 5 Comments

And she has a little stuffed polar bear friend too <3

# polar-bear - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Polar bear shot with rubber bullets to stop it attacking man who jumped into enclosure
# Ice Capped
# Ice Capped

Polar bear shot with rubber bullets to stop it attacking man who jumped into enclosure

Dec 2nd 2015, 3:32 PM 14,753 Views 49 Comments

The man only had superficial wounds.

# polar-bear - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral
# Svalbard
# Svalbard

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral

Sep 15th 2015, 10:22 AM 39,937 Views 66 Comments

But is it the result of climate change or old age?

# polar-bear - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Here's how to fluke your way through any Mercury Music Prize conversation
# Cheat Sheet
From The Daily Edge
# Cheat Sheet

Here's how to fluke your way through any Mercury Music Prize conversation

Sep 10th 2014, 8:01 PM 8,403 Views 7 Comments

We prefer their early stuff.

# polar-bear - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Scientists strapped a camera to a polar bear... now see the footage
# Point Of View
From The Daily Edge
# Point Of View

Scientists strapped a camera to a polar bear... now see the footage

Jun 7th 2014, 5:00 PM 21,921 Views 10 Comments

The US Geological Survey is studying the bears’ behaviour.

# polar-bear - Thursday 8 May, 2014

At last: Study explains why polar bears are fat and yet healthy
# Bear Necessities
# Bear Necessities

At last: Study explains why polar bears are fat and yet healthy

May 8th 2014, 7:43 PM 13,965 Views 9 Comments

It’s all down to genes and some super-speedy evolution.

# polar-bear - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Polar bear cub reveals his new name in utterly adorable fashion
# Snow Cute
From The Daily Edge
# Snow Cute

Polar bear cub reveals his new name in utterly adorable fashion

Mar 6th 2014, 10:00 PM 3,765 Views 0 Comments

The four-month-old cub is Toronto Zoo’s pride and joy.

# polar-bear - Monday 24 February, 2014

Polar bear from the Birds Eye ads... with a gas Irish accent
# Chicken Dippers Boy
From The Daily Edge
# Chicken Dippers Boy

Polar bear from the Birds Eye ads... with a gas Irish accent

Feb 24th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,249 Views 9 Comments

“I fell asleep inside in the fridge again”.

# polar-bear - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Depressed Argentinian polar bear, 29, waits to see if he can holiday in Canada
# Chilling Out
# Chilling Out

Depressed Argentinian polar bear, 29, waits to see if he can holiday in Canada

Feb 8th 2014, 8:15 AM 14,439 Views 11 Comments

His fate is being decided by officials and zoo management.

# polar-bear - Friday 10 January, 2014

Watch this polar bear cub taking his first steps at Toronto Zoo
# Aww
From The Daily Edge
# Aww

Watch this polar bear cub taking his first steps at Toronto Zoo

Jan 10th 2014, 8:35 AM 2,585 Views 1 Comment

This is too much.

# polar-bear - Monday 7 January, 2013

WATCH: Hungry polar bear meets man in Perspex box
# Close Shave
From The Daily Edge
# Close Shave

WATCH: Hungry polar bear meets man in Perspex box

Jan 7th 2013, 4:48 PM 17,339 Views 30 Comments

Incredible footage of a close encounter.

# polar-bear - Friday 17 August, 2012

Scientists warn zoos as polar bear dies from zebra virus
# Zoo Health
# Zoo Health

Scientists warn zoos as polar bear dies from zebra virus

Aug 17th 2012, 4:04 PM 6,782 Views 12 Comments

Researchers said zoos unintentionally provide pathogens with the opportunity to evolve and spread by putting such a variety of species from different continents and habitats together.

# polar-bear - Monday 2 April, 2012

In pictures: Polar bear cub hand-reared in China
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

In pictures: Polar bear cub hand-reared in China

Apr 2nd 2012, 2:40 PM 4,517 Views 6 Comments

Take a few moments to bask in the cuteness of this three-month-old cub.

# polar-bear - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 1st 2012, 7:49 PM 4,346 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Body discovered in Rudo Mawere case; computer-guided bullets; and Ray D’Arcy gets a new job…

# polar-bear - Thursday 22 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Dec 22nd 2011, 7:48 PM 3,264 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: Are we the most miserable people in the EU? Plus wage reforms for many workers… and the most adorable polar bear cub you’ll see this week.

# polar-bear - Saturday 29 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Oct 29th 2011, 8:56 AM 1,783 Views 8 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# polar-bear - Friday 28 October, 2011

Webcam brings polar bears into your living room
# Polar Cam
From The Daily Edge
# Polar Cam

Webcam brings polar bears into your living room

Oct 28th 2011, 8:30 PM 718 Views 5 Comments

A new webcam enables people around the world to watch Canadian polar bear migration – but there are worries as the weather is so warm in the area at the moment.

# polar-bear - Saturday 10 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Sep 10th 2011, 7:55 PM 2,063 Views 9 Comments

All of the day’s main news, plus the little bits and pieces you may have missed…

WATCH: Woman walks away from polar bear attack
# Russia
# Russia

WATCH: Woman walks away from polar bear attack

Sep 10th 2011, 3:51 PM 1,595 Views 6 Comments

The disturbing video shows the bear throwing the woman around on the ground before being frightened away…

# polar-bear - Saturday 27 August, 2011

BP accidentally shoots polar bear then watches it die in Alaska
# BP
# BP

BP accidentally shoots polar bear then watches it die in Alaska

Aug 27th 2011, 6:05 PM 1,057 Views 29 Comments

It’s a setback for the oil company attempting to rebuild its reputation after the disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

# polar-bear - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Teenage victim of Norway polar bear attack named
# Polar Bear
# Polar Bear

Teenage victim of Norway polar bear attack named

Aug 6th 2011, 12:59 PM 346 Views 9 Comments

The 17-year-old victim of the vicious attack has been named, while four others who were seriously injured have been permitted to return home.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Aug 6th 2011, 8:36 AM 4,160 Views 26 Comments

Everything you need to know by 9am including bad news for the US; Gaybo for the Áras; a hero security guard; and the end of Facebook spam?

# polar-bear - Friday 5 August, 2011

Teenage boy mauled to death by polar bear in Norway
# Polar Bear
# Polar Bear

Teenage boy mauled to death by polar bear in Norway

Aug 5th 2011, 3:30 PM 1,565 Views 28 Comments

Four others have been injured in the attack. The boy’s identity has not yet been confirmed.

# polar-bear - Friday 1 April, 2011

Swelling of the brain led to Knut's death
# Knut
From The Daily Edge
# Knut

Swelling of the brain led to Knut's death

Apr 1st 2011, 10:45 AM 813 Views 0 Comments

The four-year old bear died a fortnight ago. He had become a world-wide star, attracting millions of visitors to Berlin zoo every year.

# polar-bear - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Operation helps polar bear with sore tooth
# Bear Dentist
From The Daily Edge
# Bear Dentist

Operation helps polar bear with sore tooth

Feb 16th 2011, 4:43 PM 493 Views 0 Comments

Walker the polar bear had been suffering with a swollen jaw before the operation.