About "People & Culture"

The people and ideas shaping the way we think about our natural and human-made spaces, design, art and photography and more in Canada

Arctic, sea ice, Hudson Bay, scientist, environment, climate change

Peter Kattuk (à gauche) et Daniel Qavvik sont à la recherche de bélugas piégés dans une polynie près de Sanikiluaq, au Nunavut. Ils font partie du réseau de recherche collectif de la Société des Eiders de l’Arctique et d’une communauté plus vaste de chasseurs, de scientifiques et d’organismes travaillant afin de mieux comprendre comment l’environnement de la baie d’Hudson se transforme. (Photo : Joel Heath/Arctic Eider Society)

Photo : Joel Heath/Arctic Eider Society
Des chasseurs inuits et des scientifiques collaborent pour consigner de récents changements alarmants dans la glace de mer dans la baie d’Hudson
Arctic, sea ice, Hudson Bay, scientist, environment, climate change

Peter Kattuk (left) and Daniel Qavvik on the lookout for belugas trapped in a polynya near Sanikiluaq, Nunavut. They are part of the Arctic Eider Society's Community-Driven Research Network and a broader collective of hunters, scientists and organizations working to better understand how the Hudson Bay environment is changing. (Photo: Joel Heath/Arctic Eider Society)

Photo: Joel Heath/Arctic Eider Society
Inuit hunters and scientists are collaborating to record recent alarming shifts in Hudson Bay sea ice
Sea ice on Frobisher bay

Sea ice on Frobisher Bay, Nunavut. (Photo: Fiona Paton/Can Geo Photo Club)

Photo: Fiona Paton/Can Geo Photo Club
I set out to create a historical documentation of the Arctic in musical form. In the process, I found myself developing a spiritual connection with the environment. 
a mosaic of people trying Crickstart products

A mosaic, created by Montreal-based food company Crickstart, showing people trying their cricket products. (Image courtesy Crickstart)

Image courtesy Crickstart
Nutritious and ecologically friendly, crickets might just be the food of the future
Mountains, sea ice in Nunavut's Sirmilik National Park

The mountains on Borden Peninsula in Nunavut's Sirmilik National Park, one of eight proposed candidates for UNESCO World Heritage Site status. (Photo courtesy Parks Canada)

Photo courtesy Parks Canada
A look at the fascinating sites Parks Canada has proposed for UNESCO World Heritage Site designation

Photo courtesy Bill Lishman

Photo courtesy Bill Lishman
Fly away home, Father Goose
Filmmaker Alethea Arnaquq-Baril on the sea ice in Pangnirtung, Nunavut

Filmmaker Alethea Arnaquq-Baril on the sea ice in Pangnirtung, Nunavut. Arnaquq-Baril's award-winning documentary 'Angry Inuk' aims to dispel misconceptions about the seal hunt in Canada. (Photo: Qajaaq Ellsworth)

Photo: Qajaaq Ellsworth
Award-winning documentary will have its Canadian TV premiere on CBC this weekend
RSGS, RCGS, Society, Scotland, geography, education, MOU

Signing the MOU at the RCGS’s 50 Sussex headquarters, in Ottawa. Left to right: RSGS CEO Mike Robinson and Chair Roger Crofts, RCGS President Gavin Fitch and CEO John Geiger. (Photo: Ben Powless/Canadian Geographic)

(Photo: Ben Powless/Can Geo)
Basilique Sainte-Anne, Saint Anne Basilica in Quebec

The Basilica of Saint Anne de Beaupre towers above the countryside 30 kilometres from Quebec City. It's one of many beautiful and historic landmarks that can be accessed via the Véloroute Marie-Hélène Prémont, a scenic cycling trail along the St. Lawrence. (Photo: Denis McKay)

Photo: Denis McKay
Discover the New France of Samuel de Champlain on this scenic cycling route along the St. Lawrence River
Gordon MacDonald on the Kinsol Trestle

Photo: Robin O'Neill/Canadian Geographic

Photo: Robin O'Neill/Canadian Geographic
Master carpenter Gordon Macdonald on restoring an iconic B.C. bridge, the value of heritage infrastructure, and why he's set his sights on the Antarctic
Subscribe to People & Culture