Bears decreasing? In fact it’s the polar opposite!

Polar bear populations are still growing despite global warming. That’s according to new research from the 2016 Scientific Working Group, which has estimated the number of the creatures left in the wild is somewhere between 22,633 and 32,257 bears. This is a significant net increase from the 2015 population estimates of numbers between 22,000 and 31,000. In 2005 scientists stated a maximum of around 25,000 bears remained […]

‘Polar bear’ activists arrested outside Gazprom HQ

Activists dressed up as polar bears were apparently arrested outside Gazprom HQ in Moscow yesterday. Greenpeace claims ten of its 20 members from five countries were arrested while trying to block the entrance to Russia’s state oil and gas firm building. They were protesting against the firm’s drilling activity in the Arctic Circle. Last month Greenpeace […]