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20

Apr

A year in the life of ‘Bears’One of the directors behind Disneynature’s latest documentary explains what makes these animals so special — and how he got such spectacular footage.

A year in the life of ‘Bears’
One of the directors behind Disneynature’s latest documentary explains what makes these animals so special — and how he got such spectacular footage.

19

Apr

natgeotravel:

Say hello to amazing photo galleries. See this week’s top Traveler Photo Contest frames »
Photograph by Kevin Dietrich

natgeotravel:

Say hello to amazing photo galleries. See this week’s top Traveler Photo Contest frames »

Photograph by Kevin Dietrich

05

Mar

Yosemite outsmarts its food-stealing bears. Here’s how. Apologies to Yogi and Boo-Boo.

19

Feb

Why did the grizzly cross the road? To find his mate on the other sideBears are using wildlife crossings to find new mates, with those road-crossing males in particular having the most genetic success.

Why did the grizzly cross the road? To find his mate on the other side
Bears are using wildlife crossings to find new mates, with those road-crossing males in particular having the most genetic success.

24

Oct

Andean bears don’t like to have their pictures takenCamera traps in the wild can improve researchers’ understanding of the bears’ distribution, abundance and behavior.

Andean bears don’t like to have their pictures taken
Camera traps in the wild can improve researchers’ understanding of the bears’ distribution, abundance and behavior.

14

Oct

How to survive a bear attackWith bear attacks on the rise in many parts of the world, here’s a look at how to meet a black, brown or polar bear and come out alive.

How to survive a bear attack
With bear attacks on the rise in many parts of the world, here’s a look at how to meet a black, brown or polar bear and come out alive.

30

Jul

How Yellowstone wolves are helping grizzly bears fatten upThe wolves are making sure that the bears have more berries to eat before hibernation season begins.

How Yellowstone wolves are helping grizzly bears fatten up
The wolves are making sure that the bears have more berries to eat before hibernation season begins.

13

Jul

Researchers dressed in panda suits put a panda cub into a basket on to transport it to the semi-wild training area at the Wolong Giant Panda Breeding Center.

Researchers dressed in panda suits put a panda cub into a basket on to transport it to the semi-wild training area at the Wolong Giant Panda Breeding Center.

26

Jun

How to survive a bear attackWith bear attacks on the rise in many parts of the world, here’s a look at how to meet a black, brown or polar bear and come out alive.

How to survive a bear attack
With bear attacks on the rise in many parts of the world, here’s a look at how to meet a black, brown or polar bear and come out alive.

17

Jun

Tips for living near bearsThe most important step to take is keeping food out of reach.

Tips for living near bears
The most important step to take is keeping food out of reach.