About "The North"

The people, places, events and latest research of Canada’s subarctic and Arctic regions, one of the fastest-changing environments on Earth

frozen in time
Photo: Russell Potter; cover image courtesy Greystone Books
The re-release of Owen Beattie and John Geiger's Frozen in Time introduces a new generation to a captivating — and still unsolved — mystery 
NASA, NASA ABoVE, Arctic, North, science, climate change
Photo: NASA ABoVE
To better understand how the North is changing, the 'The Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment' combines remote-sensing technology with the expertise of Indigenous hunters and scientists on the ground
NASA, NASA ABoVE, Arctic, North, science, climate change
Photo: NASA ABoVE
Afin de mieux comprendre comment le Nord se transforme, l’expérience « The Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment » combine la technologie de télédétection aux compétences des chasseurs autochtones et des scientifiques sur le sol
polar bear, wapusk national park, Best Wildlife Photography 2018, Daisy Gilardini
Photo: Daisy Gilardini
Photographer Daisy Gilardini talks about polar bears in Wapusk National Park and her Best Wildlife Photography 2018 cover shot
Canada, arctic, C3, expedition, northwest passage, icebreaker
Photo: Michelle Valberg
Photographer-In-Residence Michelle Valberg shares images of the Arctic from her time aboard the Canada C3 Expedition 
One of two maps of Treaty 8 territory submitted as evidence in West Moberly First Nations
A case decided this week by the Supreme Court of British Columbia was, in essence, all about geography
Dead Reckoning by Ken McGoogan cover woodcut Ebierbing
Images courtesy HarperCollins
Author Ken McGoogan says his latest book, Dead Reckoning: The Untold Story of the Northwest Passage, is the "more inclusive narrative of Arctic exploration" that the 21st century demands 
North, Arctic, Polar Knowledge, Inuit, research, char, wildlife
Photo : Jean-Sébastien Moore
Découvrez comment un scientifique de l’Université Laval, des chercheurs du MPO et des habitants de Cambridge Bay, au Nunavut, travaillent ensemble afin de préserver l’état de ces populations de poissons.
North, Arctic, Polar Knowledge, Inuit, research, char, wildlife
Photo: Jean-Sébastien Moore
How a Université Laval scientist, DFO researchers and locals in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, are working together to keep these staple fish populations healthy 
aurora borealis
Photo: Ezra Meszaros/Can Geo Photo Club
A new flight experience from Tourism Yukon and Air North offers aurora fans a front-row seat to the phenomenon
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