1350-318 - Polar Bear (Ursa maritimus) on sea ice off the sub-arctic coast of Hudson Bay, Churchill, Manitoba, Canada. Bears come to the coast of Hudson Bay in Fall waiting for the ice to freeze, and looking for a careless seal or dead whale to wash up. Global warming has shortened their winter so they are increasingly anxious as they wait for winter. While they wait, they engage in frequent wrestling matches to determine a mating hierarchy for the breeding season in March and April, and regularly check on the ice to see if it will carry them out to sea.
1116-49147 - Dall Sheep rams (Ovis dalli) grazing on grass in the high country in Denali National Park and Preserve in Interior Alaska in autumn. Rams often travel in groups during this pre-rut time of year, Alaska, United States of America
1116-50029 - A young man with Down Syndrome playing a tambourine while his father plays a guitar and his mother sings along while enjoying each other's company in a city park on a warm fall evening: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1116-50030 - A young man with Down Syndrome learns a new program on a tablet with his father and mother while enjoying each other's company in a city park on a warm fall evening: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1337-6 - A Lava fall pours from a lava tube 60 feet high, the heat and pressure of super heated ocean steam creates powerful explosions, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Hawaii, United States of America, Pacific