Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

Frozen Planet: Polar bear feast

When Researcher Fredi Devas heard reports of a dead fin whale that had been washed up in a bay in the northwest tip of Svalbard, he expected to see polar bears fighting over the meal. Instead, eight bears happily share the carcass, then play together.


Most Watched in Earth Science

Most Watched in Earth Science
2:44

Frozen Planet: Gray Wolves Chase Down Bison

Most Watched in Earth Science
3:28

Frozen Planet: Killer Whales "Wave Wash" Seal

Most Watched in Earth Science
6:10

Frozen Planet: Wolves of Winter

Most Watched in Earth Science
2:38

Frozen Planet: Caterpillar Survives Frozen Death

Most Watched in Earth Science
1:04

Frozen Planet: Musk Ox Save Calf from Wolves

Most Watched in Earth Science
3:06

Frozen Planet: Awkward Sea Lion Chases Penguin

Most Watched in Earth Science
2:21

Frozen Planet: Woolly Bear Caterpillar

Most Watched in Earth Science
3:05

Frozen Planet: Seal Pup Survives Brutal Battle

Most Watched in Earth Science
2:05

Frozen Planet: Newborn Polar Bear Cubs

Most Watched in Earth Science
4:37

Earth: Prescribed Fires Help Prairies

Most Watched in Earth Science
4:35

Frozen Planet: Cabin Fever

Most Watched in Earth Science
1:54

Frozen Planet: Filming Curious Killer Whales


Recent Videos in Earth Science

Recent Videos in Earth Science
2:11

Frozen Planet: Living With Criminal Penguins

Recent Videos in Earth Science
2:37

Frozen Planet: A Changing Planet

Recent Videos in Earth Science
1:22

Frozen Planet: Journey to the South Pole

Recent Videos in Earth Science
2:05

Frozen Planet: Newborn Polar Bear Cubs

Recent Videos in Earth Science
2:09

Frozen Planet: Penguins Launch Like Rockets

Recent Videos in Earth Science
1:47

Frozen Planet: Weddell Seals Battle for Air

Recent Videos in Earth Science
4:08

Frozen Planet: Driven Mad By Penguins

Recent Videos in Earth Science
1:54

Frozen Planet: Filming Curious Killer Whales

Recent Videos in Earth Science
3:00

Frozen Planet: Filming Polar Bears By Boat

Recent Videos in Earth Science
3:25

Frozen Planet: Caribou Fights Like a Boss

Recent Videos in Earth Science
1:04

Frozen Planet: Musk Ox Save Calf from Wolves

Recent Videos in Earth Science
3:05

Frozen Planet: Seal Pup Survives Brutal Battle