Starved polar bear perished due to record sea-ice melt, says expert A starved polar bear found found dead in Svalbard as “little more than skin and bones” perished due to a lack of sea ice on which to hunt seals, according to a renowned polar bear expert.
Two weeks after a new record was set in the Arctic Ocean for the least amount of sea ice coverage in the satellite record, the ice surrounding Antarctica reached its annual winter maximum—and set a record for a new high
Antarctic Sea Ice Reaches New Record Maximum: A new record high of sea ice has been observed surrounding Antarctica. The upward trend in the Antarctic, however, is only about a third of the magnitude of the rapid loss of sea ice in.
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