Polar Bears are going Extinct. Video. [WWF]

Via Waylon Lewis
on Nov 6, 2008
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The polar bear is going to go extinct within our lifetime.

Okay, it’s not news exactly—after all, the polar bear has become the symbol of our ecosystem, imperiled by global warming—but with the Arctic now passable for the first time in modern history, the below footage of a polar bear and her baby brings home the symbolism and grounds it in reality.




About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


6 Responses to “Polar Bears are going Extinct. Video. [WWF]”

  1. kaitlin says:

    awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww!!!!!!!!! thats so sad!!! they just look so sad! hey i was wondering….. if you buy something like a jacket will that money go toward wwf cause i got a wwf jacket for christmas so i was just wondering..

  2. Randy says:

    The Polar Bear population is increasing at a rapid rate and has been for a long time: http://eteam.ncpa.org/commentaries/polar-bears-on

  3. […] Polar bears are drowning and clean drinking water is not a reality in many parts of the world (including the United States). The world economy is not what it used to be. People are angry. People are scared and yet despite all these passionate emotions it seems that no one is fully engaged in living. […]

  4. Yeah, and global warming is bullsh*t!

  5. […] plastic than plankton. On our current course a collapse of all ocean life is anticipated by 2048. Polar bears in the wild will almost certainly be extinct within our lifetime unless immediate, decisive action is taken to prevent it and deforestation continues at an […]

  6. español says:

    Gracias este posteo es de los unicos que he visto en los buscadores que veo correcto