It's the season when kids are planning costumes and parents are stocking up on bags of candy. But in a northern Canadian town, there won't be trick-or-treating in the streets this Halloween because of the danger of roaming polar bears.
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Iqaluit, the capital of the Canadian territory of Nunavut. Anchor Jeb Sharp speaks with Anglican Bishop Andrew Ataguttaaluk about the significance of rebuilding the igloo-shaped Anglican cathedral in the Arctic.
For today's Geo Quiz we're looking for a Canadian town where severe winter storms hit unexpectedly. A group of international finance ministers is meeting there this weekend. The answer is Iqaluit, Nunavut. Chris Windeyer reports for the Nunatsiaq News.
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Igloolik, Nunavut. This town is home to Artcirq, an Inuit community circus troupe that will perform at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, BC next year. Boston Globe reporter Linda Matchan speaks with anchor Jeb Sharp.
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Ellesmere Island. An international dog sled expedition led by explorer Will Steger is currently crossing the island in an effort to document the effects of climate change.
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