Walking on Ice like a Polar Bear

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Not only are polar bear paws giant, they’re also, ummm suction-y?  Polar bears’ feet have small bumps and holes on the bottom of them which act like suction cups, helping to keep the bears from slipping on the ice.

polar bear ice

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