Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Record score achieved at ice carving contest

A Canadian team of two brothers set a record score to win the seventh annual De Beers Inspired Ice International Ice Carving...

Exploring new technology on Devon Island

Imagine driving your ATV wearing a space suit! And what are you doing decked out in this outer space garb? Looking for...

Prize will help research in the Arctic

The winner of this year’s Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research from the W. Garfield Weston Foundation is Dr....

Awards recognize Arctic research

The Nunavik Research Centre (NRC) is the recipient of the 2018 Northern Science Award, recognizing its significant contribution to knowledge and understanding...

Canada Goose partners with Inuit seamstresses to make original parkas

Canada Goose was born in the North and for generations has been inspired by its people, communities and landscapes. To celebrate Inuit...

New stamp features National Park

Nunavut’s Quttinirpaaq National Park is featured on a new Canada Post stamp. Part of the Canada Post From Far and Wide series,...

Funds will boost micro-manufacturing artisan programs

In January, Michael McLeod, Member of Parliament for the Northwest Territories, announced that the new Arts, Crafts, and Technology Micro-manufacturing Centre (ACTMC)...

CHARS campus now offers tours

Polar Knowledge Canada describes the Canadian High Arctic Research Station (CHARS) as “a hub for Canadian Arctic research”. The facility specializes in...

Order of Canada medals awarded to Northerners

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, invested four northerners as Members of the Order of Canada recently...

NWT residents honoured

Three new recipients of the Order of the Northwest Territories were inducted at the Legislative Assembly building in Yellowknife on October 30.