21 Strange But True Polar Bear Facts

Published August 4, 2016
Updated March 26, 2020

From noses far more powerful than you imagined to fur that isn't actually white, these astounding polar bear facts are truly fascinating.

They’re the mightiest predators of the Arctic, the masters of the ice and ocean. But disappearing ice might soon spell their doom. Here are twenty-one polar bear facts to help you appreciate these incredible animals before time runs out:

Polar Bear Facts
Polar Bear Hunt
Staring Polar Bear
Newborn Polar Bear Resting
21 Strange But True Polar Bear Facts
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Next, read about the grizzly-polar bear hybrid found in Canada. Then, check out this shocking photo of a polar bear made emaciated by climate change. Finally, learn all of the most incredible facts about Arctic animals.

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