Science and Spirits of the Arctic Sky

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Science and Spirits of the Arctic Sky
Episode 7 of Polar Explorations

2015
28 mins

Constellations were vital to the early Inuits' survival, as they used the daily, monthly, and annual motions of the stars for timekeeping, navigation, and tracking the seasons. Explore this tradition and how it differs from...

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Edward M. Murphy, Fen Montaigne, Michael E. Wysession, Ralph Lee Hopkins, Sylvia A. Earle