interesting facts about polar bear

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interesting facts about polar bear:


interesting facts about polar bear


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  • 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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