Popular Science News | Zoo Polar Bear Frightens Visitors

Popular Science News – visitors filming the underwater Polar Bear swimming enclosure received a shock when a playful bear decided to give them a fright. The bear, named Vicks, after the inhaler company which sponsored him at Rotterdam Zoo, gave two onlookers the fright of their lives when he shattered the glass wall of his swimming enclosure.

The rock cracked the glass but did not break through. According to  zoo officials, Vicks loves playing with rocks and they believed he was just fooling around. Anyone who has tried to throw anything under water would realise how much power it would take to throw a rock with enough force to crack reinforced glass.

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