April 16, 2009

Polar Bear on Brown Soil, Svalbard, Norway

Photograph by Paul Nicklen

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Environment

In Svalbard, Norway's Arctic archipelago, a camera trap catches a polar bear looking out of place on bare brown soil.


See more photographs from the April 2009 feature story "Northern Giant."

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