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Inuit youth, Otto, wears white reindeer skin with blue fox fur trimmed hood. Siorapaluk. N.W. Greenland.: Qaanaaq, NW Greenland: Arctic & An...

Inuit youth, Otto, wears white reindeer skin with blue fox fur trimmed hood. Siorapaluk. N.W. Greenland.: Qaanaaq, NW Greenland: Arctic & An...

Frank Hurley  The return of the sun after 92 days. After the darkness of the Antarctic winter, the return of the sun was a major event in 1915.

Frank Hurley The return of the sun after 92 days. After the darkness of the Antarctic winter, the return of the sun was a major event in 1915.

King penguins wade through the shallows of Fortuna Bay in South Georgia. #southpole

King penguins wade through the shallows of Fortuna Bay in South Georgia. #southpole

Antarctica Antique Map South Pole

Antarctica Antique Map South Pole

Roald Amundsen was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. He led the Antarctic expedition to discover the South Pole in December 1911 and he was the first expedition leader to reach the North Pole in 1926.

Roald Amundsen was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. He led the Antarctic expedition to discover the South Pole in December 1911 and he was the first expedition leader to reach the North Pole in 1926.

South Pole Animals | ... the South Pole. It is the coldest, windiest and driest continent

South Pole Animals | ... the South Pole. It is the coldest, windiest and driest continent

1910-1912, Roald Amundsen’s South Pole Expedition

1910-1912, Roald Amundsen’s South Pole Expedition

Dog sled on sea ice with Qaanaaq and the ice cap in background | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Dog sled on sea ice with Qaanaaq and the ice cap in background | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Aquingwak was born and raised in Thule, a thriving settlement of Inuits until 1953. When the United States came to build a remote army base on Greenland’s shores, they choose Thule as the most strategic position. Instead of building elsewhere, they preceded to relocate the population of Thule dwellers in order to construct the base. Thule became Qaanaaq, sixty miles north, and the northern most municipality on the planet continued on.

Aquingwak was born and raised in Thule, a thriving settlement of Inuits until 1953. When the United States came to build a remote army base on Greenland’s shores, they choose Thule as the most strategic position. Instead of building elsewhere, they preceded to relocate the population of Thule dwellers in order to construct the base. Thule became Qaanaaq, sixty miles north, and the northern most municipality on the planet continued on.

Qaanaaq (pronounced [qaːnaːq], formerly Thule) is the main town in the northern part of the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland. It is one of the northernmost towns in the world.

Qaanaaq (pronounced [qaːnaːq], formerly Thule) is the main town in the northern part of the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland. It is one of the northernmost towns in the world.