• Polar bear and grizzly bear hybrids, known as 'pizzly bears,' could become more common because of the climate crisis

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Pizzly bears, sometimes called grolar bears, are a bear hybrid that could become more common in the Arctic as a result of the climate crisis.
    The pizzly bear is the result of polar bears and grizzly bears breeding, according to Larisa DeSantis , a biology professor at Vanderbilt University.
    "We've known about pizzlies for quite some time, but their occurrence may be more common with ongoing Arctic warming," DeSantis said.
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