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

Image of polar bear mom and cub with text: Their future requires our action.

It's International Polar Bear Day!

On Polar Bear Day and every day, join us in working to solve the climate crisis and save the polar bear's sea ice home.

Two young polar bear cubs, recently emerged from their den.

A History of PBI's Den Research

Scientists with Polar Bears International have studied polar bear behavior at den sites and methods to find dens under the snow since the early 2000s.

A polar bear mom nuzzles with two cubs on the tundra

International Polar Bear Day Schedule

Join us in for special programming on International Polar Bear Day, February 27th, to learn more about polar bears and how you can help.

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The Problem Has a Solution

Global warming may seem overwhelming, but time and time again, humans have accomplished things that once seemed impossible.

Two polar bears nuzzle each other

10 Surprising Facts About Polar Bears

International Polar Bear Day is February 27th. As we count down to this awareness day, we wanted to share ten of our favorite polar bear facts.

A lone polar bear strides across the sea ice.

Bare Existence: Gripping New Film

Made possible by Canada Goose, the documentary takes a behind-the-scenes look at our efforts to conserve wild polar bears and the Arctic sea ice they depend on.

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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.

Check our Bear Tracker

Polar Bears

Learn more about these remarkable animals.

Discover Polar Bears

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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