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Twice as many emperor penguins as thought

(Apr. 13, 2012) — A new study using satellite mapping technology reveals there are twice as many emperor penguins in Antarctica than previously thought. The results provide an important benchmark for monitoring the impact of environmental change on the population of this iconic bird, which breeds in remote areas that are very difficult to study […]

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Healthy polar bear count confounds doomsayers

The number of bears along the western shore of Hudson Bay, believed to be among the most threatened bear subpopulations, stands at 1,013 and could be even higher, according to the results of an aerial survey released Wednesday by the Government of Nunavut. That’s 66 per cent higher than estimates by other researchers who forecasted […]

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Polar Bears are not dying out, say scientists in book on popular ‘scare stories’

By Chris Irvine, Telegraph Polar bears are not dying out and Turkey Twizzlers are fine, according to a new book from scientists wishing to challenge science “scare stories” Contrary to widely held belief, polar bear populations are rising, according to the scientists It is widely thought that the polar ice caps will melt, causing sea […]

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WWF Resorts To Deception In Climate Fearmongering

Paul Joseph Watson, Prison Planet Misleading image fails to depict substantial Arctic sea ice growth during 2008 Global warming fearmongers the World Wildlife Fund have been caught in a new act of deception after citing shrinking Arctic ice coverage to suggest climate change is “faster and more extreme” than first thought, while failing to acknowledge […]

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Climate Expert: Kyoto Would Save Only One Polar Bear a Year

By Jeff Poor, Business & Media Institute Bjorn Lomborg explains greenhouse gas treaty would cost $180 billion annually, but do very little to help the mascot of global warming alarmism. Want to save the polar bear? According to one expert, don’t think you’re going to do it by making significant lifestyle changes in order to […]

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Polar Bear Decision Angers Alaskans

By TOM KIZZIA, Anchorage Daily News Polar Bears relax after being listed as endangered. Alaska industry and political leaders reacted with disappointment, even vehemence, to the decision Wednesday to protect the polar bear as “threatened,” despite assurances from the Bush administration that the listing would mean no new regulation in Alaska. Industry officials worried that […]

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Eskimos Don’t Think Polar Bears Are Endangered

By Oren Dorell, USA TODAY Eskimos in Alaska and Canada have joined to stop polar bears from being designated as an endangered species, saying the move threatens their culture and livelihoods by relying on sketchy science for animals that are thriving. Although they say sea ice has melted, some Natives question the accuracy of the […]

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