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Emma Thompson beside a gigantic polar bear during a protest outside the Shell Centre on the Southbank in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday September 2, 2015.

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Actress Emma Thompson beside a gigantic polar bear during a protest outside the Shell Centre on the Southbank in London on Wednesday

A woman walks past Greenpeace environmental activists dressed up as a polar bear in Prague October 13, 2014. The event is part of a campaign to raise awareness about the threats to the Arctic and to advocate a ban on drilling for oil.

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A woman walks past Greenpeace environmental activists dressed up as a polar bear in Prague. The event is part of a campaign to raise awareness about the threats to the Arctic and to advocate a ban on drilling for oil

Schoolchildren watch as "Inuka",

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Schoolchildren watch as “Inuka”, a male polar bear, swims in its enclosure at the Singapore Zoo on Wednesday. The 22-year-old polar bear, the first one born in the tropics, moved into his new frozen tundra home on May 29 in a 2,700 sq m exhibit featuring climate controlled resting areas and an expanded pool