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Right now on -- million dollar exhibit blames global warming for destruction of polar bear habitat.
But its location is raising some eyebrows it's at the San Diego zoo and some question whether that's the best place to trumpet global warming science.
Now that it's under more scrutiny than ever before.
Adam Housley is live at that zoo so what so groundbreaking about this exhibit and why so much controversy -- -- jumpers -- -- get a live look through the windows here at the exhibit that's that's totally been refurbished is about a million dollars they put into it.
Opens tomorrow for the public via the employees here the San Diego Zoo had a chance to see it first this morning.
Facing one of the polar bears upon top right now you mention the -- -- about the exhibit it's very interactive data they've added a lot of things for example you -- walk along.
The ground -- -- Google for one ice -- piece to another -- piece as it gets gradually smaller so they've taken the the angle on this that you get a chance to see how.
You as a human.
Affect the Arctic and the polar bear habitat now does he said this is the best science out there in their opinion and they've gone what this I think it's great for interactivity it's great for the public who comes here to visit.
Of course there are some critics out there say they should stay out of politics and that.
This is something they should not have done that there there are people who believe that the global warming -- climate change is not caused by by humans so.
That's the the debate here but he also inner activity about this John to be able to come up and see the bears in the water thank UN Syverson is joining us live here she is the the head keeper of the polar bears to win.
You -- this this exhibit has changed a bit ability for the bears come up close how important it is -- for the public in this whole debate going on about about global warming and climate change of polar bears and Arctic.
First of -- we are conservation organization and we plan to do that by connecting people with wildlife.
So to have -- over three million guests come here every year.
And get to see our bears up close we get to share a lot of education let them information about what's happening polluters and wild.
It's critical because then they go home and they're inspired to make changes to help the habitat.
No question some viewers of forty.
Foxnews.com is you know there in San Diego they've adapted here you know obviously it's not nearly as cold you're gonna follow up in Alaska or for the other areas of -- Arctic.
What how does that happen how do you guys keep them -- acclimated to this to -- -- whether.
Actually -- bears have not adapted to our warm weather what we do is we utilize.
And their natural physiology polluters in the wild -- about 1995%.
Fat in their diet.
Are there is here have about 5% that so they don't build up the blubber layer.
Our bears are much thinner than a very -- -- in the wild and they don't have to work for their food we bring it to them every day so they're not going without food.
There's -- allowed need to blubber layer exit -- withstand the cold in the pressures of going without food.
Right -- Syverson with a San Diego Zoo also John assay.
It's breeding season here as the first time ICC -- -- They don't actually have their first public coming up here and a short time -- of course keep you updated on that is until -- back to you in New York.
Looks like fun Adam how -- thank you --
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