It was established by international convention in 1982 with the objective of conserving Antarctic marine life. This was in response to increasing commercial interest in Antarctic krill resources, a keystone component of the Antarctic ecosystem.
Traditional Life and Lady Gaga Collide in Modern Greenland - Sebastien Tixier captures a country's culture and climate in flux. The post Traditional Life and Lady Gaga Collide in Modern Greenland appeared first on WIRED.
Greenland has a national costume—traditional Inuit animal skin garb transformed with Danish textiles and beads—and the people wear it proudly on special days. These special days include the first day of kindergarten.