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All Things Arctic: Donít Imagine it - Feel, Touch, Experience!

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adult, Elementary, Family
Date: 4/18/2017
Start Time: 5:30 PM
End Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
 Accompanied by extraordinary imagery, video footage and authentic hands-on artifacts and items from the Far North, this presentation will offer a comprehensive overview of ďAll Things Arctic" with renowned polar expert and Explorer -in- Residence, Moki Kokoris. This interactive lecture will cover a wide range of topics including atmospheric phenomena such as the northern lights and ice halos, unique properties of sea ice, as well as amazing facts about the region's distinctive flora and fauna.

Also introduced will be the many different indigenous cultures of the Circumpolar North, their territories, nomadic and subsistence lifestyles, dwellings and native clothing. The impacts of climate and societal change on communities and animals in the Arctic will also be examined. Questions from the audience throughout the presentation are enthusiastically encouraged!

FREE!

Location: Farioly Program Room
Contact: Aurelio Muraca
Presenter: Moki Kokoris