Arctic BIOSCAN

The cold can bite you

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.19.5″ custom_padding=”0|0px|29.75px|0px|false|false”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.19.18″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.19.18″][et_pb_post_title author=”off” comments=”off” featured_image=”off” _builder_version=”3.19.18″][/et_pb_post_title][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row custom_padding=”14px|0px|14.875px|0px|false|false” _builder_version=”3.19.18″][et_pb_column type=”1_2″ _builder_version=”3.19.5″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.18″ link_font=”||||||||” link_text_color=”#24c9c3″] We really got to appreciate elder George’s words when we took the opportunity to go out onto the land with a local friend, Ipeelie Ootoova, on Saturday. He took us north-east of CHARS, over the ice for a …

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Community Consultations in Cam Bay

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Meet Alex Borisenko

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CHARS: Research in the Canadian Arctic

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.19.5″ custom_padding=”0|0px|29.75px|0px|false|false”][et_pb_row custom_padding=”14px|0px|14.875px|0px|false|false” _builder_version=”3.19.18″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.19.5″][et_pb_post_title author=”off” comments=”off” featured_image=”off” _builder_version=”3.19.18″][/et_pb_post_title][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.18″ link_font=”||||||||” link_text_color=”#24c9c3″] We started off our first day in Nunavut heading into the Canadian High Arctic Research Station (CHARS). CHARS was built as part of Canada’s Northern Strategy. This new Arctic research facility demonstrates state-of-the-art design that brings science, technology, and traditional Inuit …

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Meet Tad McIlwraith

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ARCBIO's communication team heads north

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.19.5″ custom_padding=”0|0px|29.75px|0px|false|false”][et_pb_row custom_padding=”14px|0px|14.875px|0px|false|false” _builder_version=”3.19.5″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.19.5″][et_pb_post_title author=”off” comments=”off” featured_image=”off” _builder_version=”3.19.18″][/et_pb_post_title][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.5″] A biologist, an anthropologist, a media specialist, and a scientific communicator board a plane. That marks the start of the communication team’s journey north – not a bad joke. Our team of four headed to Nunavut via Yellowknife on February 18th, 2019 …

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