On Thin Ice: The Changing World of the Polar Bear

On Thin Ice: The Changing World of the Polar Bear

Richard Ellis


Polar bears—fierce and majestic—have captivated us for hundreds of years. Feared by way of explorers, respected by way of the Inuit, and loved via zoo goers in all places, they seem to be a image for the cruel good looks and muscular grace of the Arctic. yet as international warming threatens the ice caps’ integrity, the polar endure has additionally come to represent the environmental peril that has arisen as a result of damaging human practices. long ago 20 years by myself, the realm inhabitants of polar bears has reduced in size by way of part. at the present time they quantity simply 22,000.
 
Urgent and stirring, On skinny Ice is either a party and a rallying cry on behalf of 1 of earth’s maximum typical treasures.  

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