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CLIP 12575

Stalked by a polar bear

Stalked by a polar bear

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Key Info
  • Stalked by a polar bear
  • Duration: 02:00
  • Whilst filming arctic turns the camera crew got a fright when a polar bear picked up their scent and started following their tracks. The only thing they could do was to use a flare gun to scare away the polar bear. This clip was first published on Frozen Planet programme page: Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:



    Living Things in their Environments: Feeding Relationships

  • Keywords: polar bear, arctic, food chains, life cycles, scent, tracks, predator, prey, frozen planet
Ideas for use in class
  • Use this clip when discussing food chains and how predators find their prey.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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