A polar bear cub explores an outdoor area of the Alaska Zoo on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in Anchorage, Alaska. The cub is thriving at the zoo but federal wildlife officials said they briefly considered ... more 
A polar bear cub explores an outdoor area of the Alaska Zoo on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in Anchorage, Alaska. The cub is thriving at the zoo but federal wildlife officials said they briefly considered trying to reunite the wild tyke with its mother after the adult bear was spotted on sea ice of the state's northern coast. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dan Joling
Wed, May 25, 2011 7:59 PM EDT