The Arctic

The Arctic (that's the one with polar bears, not penguins) is one of the coldest places on Earth. Its northern latitutde means it receives a lot less sunlight than the equatorial region, leaving it icy and barren. That's not to say there's no life there: as well as the polar bears, there are foxes, reindeer, moose, narwhals, orca and walruses. The Arctic is the forefront of the climate crisis, with icebergs melting and sea levels rising as global temperatures soar.

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