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NOAA Photo Library Image - anim2299

Polar bear hair is pigment free and transparent with a hollow core that scatters and reflects visible light, giving the white appearance.

Image ID: anim2299, NOAA's Ark - Animals Collection
Photo Date: 2012
Credit: Crew and Officers of NOAA Ship FAIRWEATHER

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