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Synonyms for polar

having a pair of equal and opposite charges

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characterized by opposite extremes

of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles

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extremely cold

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being of crucial importance

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The evolution of the polar low and CloudSat radar cross-section is shown in Fig.
Because the book is otherwise largely focused on behavioral aspects of polar bear biology, it gives a somewhat cursory treatment of Inuit interactions with polar bears, perspectives from traditional ecological knowledge, and general features of the polar bear harvest in the Arctic.
They also found that two of the brown bears that hailed from an isolated population in Alaska's Alexander Archipelago were more closely related to the polar bear than to the other brown bear, sharing between 5 and 10 percent of the polar bear's genes.
And eventually, Polar will start manufacturing Polar brand products in Georgia, which means it won't have to send truckloads of beverages from Worcester to the Deep South.
The real story is that affording the polar bear endangered species protection would bring further regulations capping greenhouse gas emissions, a threat to Alaska's main economic driver: oil revenues.
Seventeen percent of the respondents would introduce their best friends to the polar bear, fourteen percent would consider holidaying with him, nine percent would vote for him, and four percent can imagine him as president.
The Arctic's climate is changing and the rising temperatures are affecting polar bears.
Wild polar bear mothers are fiercely protective of their young, sheltering them for six months in dens they carve out of snowdrifts on the sea ice.
The Interior Department proposed in December to designate polar bears as a threatened species.
CORRECTION: The stories about how the polar bears are soon to be wiped off the planet, apparently because Americans drive automobiles too much and are otherwise too selfish to reduce their standard of living, have become as ubiquitous as they are preposterous.
The program has marketing partnerships with Science North in Sudbury, Tourism Timmins, Ontario Northland's Northlander train and Polar Bear Express, and most recently, thne Shania Twain Centre in Timmins and Hockey Heritage North in Kirkland Lake.
In October and November there are more polar bears than residents in Churchill.
Pictures and the holiday movie The Polar Express featuring Tom Hanks.