Episode from the podcastTravel with Rick Steves

239 Polar Witness: The Last Polar Bear; Penguins on the Brink

Released Sunday, 20th March 2011
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Wilderness photographer Steven Kazlowski joins Rick to describe how climate change is impacting Polar Bears as well as the wildlife and Native people of the Arctic. Also,  author Fen Montaigne explains what he witnessed at a penguin research station about the rapid warming on the Antarctic Peninsula.
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