Topics » Climate Change   Sept. 17, 2013

Life at the 'Top of the World'

Point Barrow

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Barrow, AlaskaPoint BarrowInupiat CultureExtreme TemperaturesSubsistence Lifestyle'$10 For a Gallon of Milk'Changing ClimateDiminishing Sea IceLooking for IceNew Shipping RoutesCoastal ErosionThe Effect of IndustryWay of Life at Risk

Point Barrow

Point Barrow is the northern tip of Alaska. Archaeologists can trace human life in and around Point Barrow to at least 400 A.D.

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