Polar bears

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What color is a polar bear? The answers are unexpected: its skin is black, its fur is made up of colorless, hollow tubes. Find out how these giants of the north hunt, raise their young, and keep warm in an incredibly forbidding environment.

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Last Grouping Update 2018-07-31 12:45:51PM
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title_full Polar bears / series created by John Bonnett Wexo ; written by Timothy Levi Biel ; editorial consultant, John Bonnett Wexo ; zoological consultant, Charles R. Schroeder ; scientific consultants, Douglas DeMaster, Ian Stirling, Polar bears / written by Timothy Levi Biel ; series created by John Bonnett Wexo
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