Polar Bears News
Ohio zoo euthanizes 29-year-old polar bear that had cancer
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Ohio says it euthanized a 29-year-old male polar bear after veterinarians determined he had liver cancer with limited treatment options
The Latest: Thousands join global rallies for science
Scientists, students and research advocates are marking Earth Day by conveying a global message about scientific freedom without political interference
Federal judge sentences 4 Alaska men for 2015 walrus deaths
Four men have been sentenced to probation and restitution for shooting walruses on an Alaska beach, taking ivory tusks and leaving the meat to rot
Polar bear cub twins debut at Columbus Zoo
Aurora the polar bear mom was filmed swimming with her male and female cubs.
1 of 3 new polar bear cubs makes public debut at Ohio zoo
A 5-month-old female polar bear cub at The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is the first of three new cubs there to make a public debut
Polar bear dies unexpectedly at SeaWorld San Diego
A beloved polar bear has died unexpectedly at Seaworld in San Diego. Szenja (SIN'-jah) was a 21-year-old female. The park says she died Tuesday. Caregivers said she has had a loss of appetite and energy for about a week. A necropsy is planned, but the park says it could be several weeks before the
Reporter's notebook: The hunt for an elusive catfish who nearly destroyed NBA player and a young social media star's lives
As I stepped outside at Manitoba’s James Armstrong Richardson airport last November, I shivered in the cold. Winter comes early to Winnipeg (or “Winterpeg” as the locals call it), a city best known as the launching point for tourists looking to catch a sight of polar bears in Churchill, near the
Police officer grants dying woman’s wish to visit beach one last time
A New Jersey woman battling leukemia got her dying wish, thanks to a police officer who helped her enjoy the beach one last time. Patricia Kelly was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia back in December, just a few days after Christmas , and octors gave the Burlington City, New Jersey woman only
Polar bear mom takes cub out on first outing
14-week old polar bear born at an animal park in Germany makes her first trip outside under the watchful eye of her mom.
Survival Tips: How To Survive Cold Temperatures
ABC News' Matt Gutman talks with an expert on how to stay alive in freezing temperatures.