interesting facts about polar bear


interesting facts about polar bear:

interesting facts about polar bear

polar bear fun facts

  • Female polar bears usually only weight about half as males

  • Scientists believe that there are around 20000 polar bears

  • Polar Bear have 42 teeth

  • Scientific name of Polar Bear is "URSUS MARITIMUS"

  • Polar Bears live in the Arctic

  • Polar Bears have black skin though their fur appears white it is actually transparent

  • It is the largest carnivores that lives on land

  • Polar bears use sea ice as a platform to hunt seals

  • Seals make up most of a polar bears diet

  • Male Polar Bears can weigh up to 680 kg or 1500 lb

  • Polar bears keep warm thanks to nearly 10 cm of blubber under the skin

  • Polar bears can reach speeds up to 40 kph on land and 10 kph in water

  • The Polar Bear was the mascot for the 1998 Winter Olympics in Calgary , Canada

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