Topics » Climate Change   Sept. 17, 2013

Life at the 'Top of the World'

Subsistence Lifestyle

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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

Subsistence Lifestyle

Brower Frantz, who was born and raised in Barrow, examines the harpoon that he uses to hunt walrus and seals, something Inupiats have special permission to do.

Photo Essay

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