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    © Dennis Minty

    Photo Story

    Northern Jewels Part 2: Greenland’s Southwest Coast

    Esteemed photographer Dennis Minty has travelled with Adventure Canada since 2002, when he first joined an expedition throughout Iceland and Greenland. In this two-part photo essay, Dennis takes us on a tour of this beautiful region of the Arctic, showcasing how that journey had the power to change him forever.

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    © Dennis Minty

    Photo Story

    Northern Jewels Part 1: Iceland and the Norse Archaeological Sites

    Esteemed photographer Dennis Minty has travelled with Adventure Canada since 2002, when he first joined an expedition throughout Iceland and Greenland. In this two-part photo essay, Dennis takes us on a tour of this beautiful region of the Arctic, showcasing how that journey had the power to change him forever.

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    © Dennis Minty

    Article | Newfoundland and Labrador

    Rich Ground

    Whether it’s music, storytelling, comedy, or visual arts, what is it that makes the province of Newfoundland and Labrador such a cultural hotspot? No “angishore” of an artist himself, Dennis Minty’s analysis of his creativity-loving home may have you tapping your feet just reading along.

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    © Jason van Bruggen

    Video | Canadian High Arctic and Greenland

    Episode 2: “Ice Walker”

    Episode 2: In this next episode of the video series 'Inside an Explorer’s Arctic Journal', Dr. James Raffan takes us onto the Arctic ice and into his lifetime of learning with polar bears and Northern peoples. This presentation will inspire you, make you laugh, possibly make you cry, and certainly will give you pause to consider the future of planet Earth.

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    © Dennis Minty

    Video | Newfoundland and Labrador

    Stories & Songs of Newfoundland with Tony Oxford

    Singer-songwriter Tony Oxford is live in this video, bringing you a wonderful presentation on traditional tunes of the sea, Newfoundland expressions, cultural traditions, and how Adventure Canada supports scientific research, education, and community engagement on Newfoundland expeditions. Best kind, b’y!

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  • James raffan episode 1 cover image

    © Jason van Bruggen

    Video | Canadian High Arctic and Greenland

    Episode 1: “Circling the Midnight Sun”

    Episode 1: This video presentation of “Circling the Midnight Sun” with Dr. James Raffan is based on his book by the same title. It will take you on a rollicking journey around the world at the Arctic Circle, learning about critical connections between culture and climate change along the way.

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  • Tornat mountains aerial

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    Article | Newfoundland and Labrador

    Nine Reasons to Visit Torngat Mountains National Park

    Torngat Mountains National Park in Nunatsiavut, northern Labrador is a favourite destination for many Adventure Canada staff. But to the world at large, this special place remains a bit of a mystery. The name Torngat comes from the local Inuttitut word tongait, meaning "place of spirits".

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