Time for something light-hearted, check out these cute polar bear family stock photos from photographer Sergei Gladyshev.
Sergei Gladyshev is a psychologist by training and a writer by vocation. In recent years, he has been engaged in taking photographs of animals and nature. The main interests of Sergei Gladyshev are travel, photography, psychology and fantasy. “From his work the most significant achievement is the book “How to Survive in the crowd and remain ourselves,” published in 2004.
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A Shower For A Daughter
Bear – Seal
Catch Me, My Brother
Dive Of A Young Polar Bear
Hip-Hop Among Snowflakes
Instead A Rear-View Mirror
Victory By Fall
Pretty Girl Of The Cold Arctic
The First Meeting With Water
Torpedo Is Going
Two Young Polar Bear Siblings Telling Baby Stories
Under Mother Protection
Fun Facts About Polar Bears
1. Polar bears live in the Arctic.
2. Polar bears have black fur under their outer layer of white fur.
3. It is the largest carnivore (meat eater) that lives on land.
4. Polar bears use sea ice as a platform to hunt seals.
5. Seals make up most of a polar bears diet.
6. Male polar bears can weigh up to 680 kg (1500 lb).
7. Female polar bears usually only weigh about half as much as males.
8. Polar bears spend most of their time at sea.
9. Scientists estimate that there are around 20000 polar bears.
10. Polar bears have 42 teeth.
11. The scientific name for the polar bear is ‘ursus maritimus’.
12. Polar bears keep warm thanks to nearly 10 cm of blubber under the skin.
13. Polar bears have an excellent sense of smell, with the ability to detect seals nearly a mile away (1.6 km).
14. Polar bears can reach speeds up to 40 kph (25 mph) on land and 10 kph (6 mph) in water.
15. The polar bear was the mascot for the 1998 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada.
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