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Inside View of Animals, Literally

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What makes great nature TV? To Channel 4, it's going inside, quite literally, the animals they're profiling. And that includes polar bears.

Viewers, however, are in an uproar over the fact that the Channel 4 show, Inside Nature's Giants: Polar Bear, featured a polar bear (a highly threatened species) being shot, skinned and then analyzed.

Read the full story: Viewer Outrage Over Polar Bear Killed on UK Television Show (Video)

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