Latest Grizzly–polar bear hybrid Stories

2010-12-15 14:00:35

Polar bears may be able to survive the damage done to their native habitats due to greenhouse gas emissions, oil, and pollution, only to die out due to inter-species mating, scientists reported in two separate studies Wednesday. The iconic Arctic bears, which were originally added to the threatened species list in 2008 because of the effect of global warming on the ice-covered environments they call home, could continue to survive and thrive if stricter limits are placed on the emissions that...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.