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Polar bear cub an internet star

2011-12-29 06:50:40 GMT2011-12-29 14:50:40(Beijing Time)  SINA.com

The polar bear cub Siku (which means “Sea ice” in Greenlandic language) is seen with Frank Vigh-Larsen, the Director of the Zoo, at Skandinavisk Dyrepark, in Djursland, Denmark, in this photo taken on Friday Dec. 23. 2011. The month-old polar bear, born at the Danish wildlife park, is being bottle reared, because its mother Ilka had no milk. (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Rasmus Flindt Pedersen)

The polar bear cub Siku (which means “Sea ice” in Greenlandic language) is seen with Frank Vigh-Larsen, the Director of the Zoo, at Skandinavisk Dyrepark, in Djursland, Denmark, in this photo taken on Friday Dec. 23. 2011. The month-old polar bear, born at the Danish wildlife park, is being bottle reared, because its mother Ilka had no milk. (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Rasmus Flindt Pedersen)

In this photo taken Dec. 8. 2011, the polar bear cub Siku is seen at Skandinavisk Dyrepark in Djursland, Denmark. A Danish zoo says a month-old polar bear cub has been taken into care since its mother failed to produce enough milk to feed him. Scandinavian Wildlife Park manager Frank Vigh-Larsen says Siku, now weighing 112 ounces (3,200 grams)_ against 49 ounces (1,800 grams) at birth _ was doing "really fine." (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Skandinavisk Dyrepark)

In this photo taken Dec. 8. 2011, a paw of the polar bear cub Siku is seen at Skandinavisk Dyrepark in Djursland, Denmark. A Danish zoo says a month-old polar bear cub has been taken into care since its mother failed to produce enough milk to feed him. Scandinavian Wildlife Park manager Frank Vigh-Larsen says Siku, now weighing 112 ounces (3,200 grams)_ against 49 ounces (1,800 grams) at birth _ was doing "really fine." (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Skandinavisk Dyrepark)

In this photo taken Dec. 8. 2011, the polar bear cub Siku is seen at Skandinavisk Dyrepark in Djursland, Denmark. A Danish zoo says a month-old polar bear cub has been taken into care since its mother failed to produce enough milk to feed him. Scandinavian Wildlife Park manager Frank Vigh-Larsen says Siku, now weighing 112 ounces (3,200 grams)_ against 49 ounces (1,800 grams) at birth _ was doing "really fine." (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Skandinavisk Dyrepark)

Siku, a polar bear cub born in captivity in Denmark last month, has become a furry Web star.

Since his birth last month, Siku has become a Web star. He has his own page on the Scandinavian Wildlife Park website and he’s even on Facebook.

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