Ice Bubbles @ Abraham Lake, Alberta, Canada (Picture by Emmanuel Coupe) - Frozen methane gas bubbles released by plants on lake bed are stacked up every winter to form these beautiful pillars of ice bubbles
Sea Wolf Photo Shot In British Columbia, Canada, Earns National Geographic Award, photo taken by Ian McAllister of Pacific Wild. He snapped photo last spring while studying spawning herring in Bella Bella.
Reasons to Start Planning Your Alberta Winter Vacation National Geographic travel shares tips and must sees on the Icefields Parkway, one of the most scenic highways in the world. Jasper to Lake Louise to Banff, Alberta Canada.
Highland cattle, Scotland - highland cattle known as "kyloe." They are stout and have adapted to grazing on plants that many other cattle avoid. Their long shaggy hair protects them from the cold winters and rainy weather.
Leaping Polar Bear Photograph by Ralph Lee Hopkins A polar bear leaps off of sea ice near Devon Island in the Canadian Arctic. Strong swimmers, polar bears have slightly webbed paws to aid in paddling.