Summary: This article is saying how the temperature in Alaska is rising extremely high, which affects the polar bears and the Alaskan villagers. It affects the polar bears because the ice is melting faster which leads to the polar bears traveling farther to catch food. It also affects the Alaskan villagers because the polar bears would go look for food in their homes. Additionally to the dual threat, Local and wildlife activist also reported that, there are two ways to help store food properly to prevent people or polar bears getting hurt.
Connection: It connects to the Industrial Revolution because factories would have mass production manufacturing and the need of fossil fuel to keep them running. The burning of fossil fuel will go into the air, which will cause global warming. The global warming that affects the animals, plants and the Earth.
- What are your thoughts about global warming?
- What do you think we as a high school student can do for the polar bears?
- How you feel if the polar bears came to your house looking for food?