Adorable in life, still attracting admirers in death: Knut the polar bear's hide has been mounted on a polyurethane body and is going on display in a Berlin museum.Full story
Today Berlin Zoo unveiled a statue of Knut, a polar bear who captured the hearts of Germans. Knut, who was raised by humans after being rejected by his mother, died last year. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports.
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 16: A visitor photographs a model of Knut the polar bear, that features Knut's original fur, on the first day it was displayed to the public at the Natural History Museum on February 16, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. Though Knut, the world-famous polar bear from the Berlin zoo
Late polar bear Knut is on display at the Natural History Museum in Berlin, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. Adorable in life, still attracting admirers in death: Knut the polar bear's hide has been mounted on a polyurethane body and is going on display in a Berlin museum. The Natural History Museum on Friday
The sculpture of polar bear Knut is exhibited at the Museum of Natural History in Berlin on February 15, 2013. The sculpture of the polar bear Knut is on show to the public from February 16, 2013 . AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALLJOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images