Topics » Climate Change   Sept. 17, 2013

Life at the 'Top of the World'

'$10 For a Gallon of Milk'

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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

'$10 For a Gallon of Milk'

The cost of living in Barrow is 278 percent higher than it is in the continental U.S., according to the North Slope Borough Planning Department.

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