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Keep up with our latest articles featuring new research, stories, and content about polar bears.

Two young polar bear cubs play in the snow as mom rests.

Spring Tundra Connections

Ready to chill out with polar bears? Throughout the month of April, we’re providing fresh polar bear programming to help keep students learning and engaged.

Northern lights above an inukshuk near Churchill

Northern Lights Season

The town of Churchill is famous for its fall gathering of polar bears, but in winter it's known for its northern lights, providing another opportunity to engage

Sated after feeding, a polar bear naps by a seal kill.

Polar Bear Questions: Do Polar Bears Share Their Kills?

Yes, surprisingly, polar bears do sometimes share their prey--and there's a strict protocol for asking, including nose-to-nose greetings.

Close up of male polar bear's face

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Bear Tracker Update: March 2020

Just as each snowflake is unique and one of a kind, so too is each polar bear’s path across the sea ice. Watch the bears roam on Canada's Hudson Bay.

Close up of table decoration - a glass polar bear mom and cub

Polar Bear Affair Gala

Our recent fundraising gala in Toronto was an evening to remember for all who attended, filling us with hope and gratitude.

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Live Cam

Our live Polar Bear Cams of the annual gathering of polar bears in Churchill, Canada have ended for the season. Until they return next fall, enjoy our Northern Lights cam and highlights of the bears from 2019! (The best viewing hours for the Northern Lights Cam are during the darkest part of the night, generally 10pm-4am ET.) #arcticinspiration

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Polar Bears and Their Habitat

Bear Tracker

Follow polar bears as they journey across the ice.

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Polar Bears

Learn more about these remarkable animals.

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Climate Change

A threat to polar bears and the sea ice they depend on.

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“The only way to save the bears and their sea ice habitats is to control temperature rise through greenhouse gas mitigation.”

Dr. Steven C. Armstrup

It's not too late. Act now to effect change.

Your actions today will help prevent potentially catastrophic changes from taking place—not only helping polar bears, but also preserving the climate that has allowed humans to flourish.

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