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The Arctic

Arctos is Greek for bear, and the Arctic region derives its name from the stellar constellation of Ursa major, the Great Bear. A common geographical definition of the Arctic is the area north of the Arctic Circle (66°32'N), which encircles the area of the midnight sun.

807: Persistent Toxic Substances, Food Security, and Indigenous Peoples of the Russian North

11 Aug 2014


The Arctic.pdf