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The Arctic: Climate Teacher Centre

 

Web Links

These Web sites will provide you with background information.

 

 

Web Sites

The Polar Night

For most people, it is hard to imagine entire days without sunlight. This Web site provides a table of several Arctic communities and the number of days each one experiences without sunrise and the length of their polar nights.

The Inuit Parka: Function and Metaphor

For thousands of years, the Inuit have been surviving in their Arctic environment. The key to their survival has been in developing the technologies needed to withstand the Arctic conditions. This Web site looks at the importance of the parka in the traditional lives of the Inuit.  

 

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