One of the tourists said 'it came so close it sniffed his hoodie'. Hello, talk about the experience of a lifetime in the Alaska wild. However, it could have very easily come to a grisly end after one of the bears charged at this group of tourists as they sat in camping chairs and there was not a thing they could do about it.
The attack was caught on video. Take the jump and take a look.
I guess if you have to get stranded in Alaska, then this is the way to do it! A driver was stranded for three days with temperatures of minus 17 degeees. How to survive? Eat frozen beer!
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An 8.9 magnitude earthquake hit Japan, killing at least 32 people. This is the world's fifth biggest since 1900. Tsunami warnings are in effect for Hawaii, California, Oregon and Alaska. You can watch live coverage after the jump.