Surviving Winter In The Arctic: Animal Adaptations

Published December 25, 2014
Updated December 1, 2017
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Source: Alpha Coders

Despise wearing fifteen layers and snow boots for three months out of the year? Try living in the northernmost part of the Earth. The Arctic is a polar region defined by midnight suns and polar nights, and encompasses the Arctic Ocean and parts of Alaska, Canada, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Russia and Sweden. It rarely gets above 50 °F in most of the region.

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