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  • Young Explorer Grace Cordsen

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    Where Are They Now? Young Explorer & Scientist-in-Residence Grace Cordsen

    Grace Cordsen is an explorer, researcher, and entrepreneur. She joined the 2018 class of Young Explorers on Adventure Canada’s North Atlantic Saga expedition and later returned as a Scientist-in-Residence on Greenland & Wild Labrador. Learn more about Grace’s successful projects since in this Q&A.

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  • Aleks filming Joshua on expedition

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    Where Are They Now? Young Explorer Aleksandr Rikhterman

    Aleksandr Rikhterman is an expedition documentary filmmaker and video producer. He joined the 2016 class of Young Explorers on Adventure Canada’s Heart of the Arctic expedition. Learn more about Aleksandr’s filmmaking success since his time as a Young Explorer in this Q&A.

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  • Natalie Treadwell recent headshot

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    Where Are They Now? Young Explorer Natalie Treadwell

    Natalie Treadwell is an artist and cartographer from Anchorage, Alaska. She joined the 2016 class of Young Explorers on Adventure Canada’s Heart of the Arctic expedition. Learn more about Natalie’s artistic and academic successes since her time as a Young Explorer in this Q&A.

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  • 2016 young explorers group photo Ocean Endeavour

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    Young Explorers: Encouraging Innovation in the Sciences, Art, and Conservation

    The Young Explorers Program brings youth on board select Adventure Canada expeditions to conduct academic research projects, network with other professionals, engage in cultural exchange, and participate in life-changing experiences. Learn more about the program and some of its key successes.

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  • Judy and martha hold up quilt

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    Quilts for Survivors: Made with Love in the Spirit of Reconciliation

    Judy Kowalski was so inspired by what she learned on her Northwest Passage expedition cruise that she chose to take action towards reconciliation in her own life, creating a quilt for Martha Flaherty, a survivor of residential schools and High Arctic relocation.

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  • Cedar Swan and Stefan Kindberg Explorers Club

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    Partnership Profile: The Explorers Club

    Adventure Canada is proud to be the exclusive polar travel provider of The Explorers Club, and we’re pleased that so many of our expedition team and clients are members of this prestigious organization. Together we support research, scientific exploration, and conservation through the Young Explorers Program and Polar Film Festival.

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  • Giving directions in greenland

    © Jen Derbach

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    Five Tips for Travelling Sustainably in Greenland

    Are you captivated by the beauty of the Arctic but feel concerned about your footprint? Here are five best practices for travelling in a responsible way in Greenland—based on insights from locals themselves.

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