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Polar Bears Have Highest Levels of Toxic Pollutants of Any Creature

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Polar bears have one of the highest levels of toxic pollutants of any creature - despite living thousands of miles from civilisation, research shows.

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Ramona T (210)
Wednesday December 29, 2010, 4:00 pm
Noted. As if global warming wasn't already enough of a threat, the toxic pollution is adding to the pressure on the existence of this magnificent species.

Carol H (229)
Wednesday December 29, 2010, 4:24 pm
interesting article, thanks Cal

Cheryl B (64)
Wednesday December 29, 2010, 4:50 pm
so sad.... thanks for telling the world

Susan Ayres-Lynch (126)
Wednesday December 29, 2010, 6:50 pm

Philip Heinlein (474)
Wednesday December 29, 2010, 7:06 pm
Top of the food chain... no wonder

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 29, 2010, 10:29 pm
Very interesting... and sad.

Brian Drake (11)
Thursday December 30, 2010, 7:53 am
Canceling my exodus north!

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Thursday December 30, 2010, 8:29 am
poor guys

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 30, 2010, 8:44 am
Poor Polars

Mike H (252)
Thursday December 30, 2010, 9:51 am
People are poisoning the world

Suzanne Hall (7)
Thursday December 30, 2010, 9:52 am
What a shame. But animal testing on the dogs, I see.

Raf B. (3)
Thursday December 30, 2010, 10:07 am
Interesting article

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 30, 2010, 12:59 pm
We as a species are a shameful lot, eh?

MmAway M (505)
Monday January 3, 2011, 8:14 am
Sooo SAD!

And the United States is still debating about putting them on the Endangered List??? That is like the Three Stooges, 3 Blind Mice oh and 3 Monkeys, Hear no evil, speak no evil, and my FAVORITE WITH SALAZAR SEE NO EVIL!
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