PHOTO OF THE DAY: 10.30.19
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Magical playground
"S" Curve
Lady in the Mirror
Little Blue Heron at Sunrise on Bunchee Beach
Free as a Bird
Santorini Sunset
Harvesting water lilies
Portrait of Sadhubaba
In the thunderstorm
As the Saying Goes
A Jumping Spider on a Front Porch in Pennsylvania
Mother Protection
American Crocodile in Seagrass
Magical playground
"S" Curve
Lady in the Mirror
Little Blue Heron at Sunrise on Bunchee Beach
Free as a Bird
Santorini Sunset
Harvesting water lilies
Portrait of Sadhubaba
In the thunderstorm
As the Saying Goes
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Mother Protection

A mother polar bear and her 1.5 years old cub are curling up on floating ice in the arctic ocean. The ice in the arctic is melting rapidly mainly due to the global warming. The outcome is a reduction in the polar bears' hunting areas. That's one of the reasons that polar bears have been found lately a few times in inhabited areas searching for food.

TAGS: Iceberg

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Gane Tal, Israel
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Photo of the Day: 10.30.19
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© Ayala Fishaimer.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2019
Total Views: 3278
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 28, 2019, 2:34 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D850
Focal Length: 500mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO320
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