Which is (was) the largest bear on Earth? The Arctodus simus, the polar bear of the kodiak bear? Or the Ursus maritimus tyrannus? Look at the infographics and decide for yourself, for we can’t. One thing is sure: polar bears are (and hopefully will be) awesome.
Arctotherium Augustidens, North American Giant Short-Faced Bear, Eurasian Cave Bear, Polar Bear, Kodiak Bear, Brown Bear, American Black Bear, Asiatic Black Bear, Spectacled Bear, Sloth Bear, Giant Panda, Sun Bear
And here’s a nice cartoony one with today’s contestants