Bears are classified as caniforms, or doglike carnivorans

Bears are classified as caniforms, or doglike carnivorans

Bears are mammals of the family Ursidae. Bears are classified as caniforms, or doglike carnivorans, with the pinnipeds being their closest living relatives. Although only eight species of bears are extant, they are widespread, appearing in a wide variety of habitats...
It is not down in any map; true places never are

It is not down in any map; true places never are

The orientation of a map is the relationship between the directions on the map and the corresponding compass directions in reality. The word “orient” is derived from Latin oriens, meaning East. In the Middle Ages many maps, including the T and O maps, were...