Getting to know the Great White North

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Photo: Valentine Ribadeau Dumas

Inuit children in Aasiaat, Greenland, across the Davis Strait from Nunavut.

The world may call Canada the Great White North, but approximately 80 per cent of Canadians live in a 200-mile-wide strip along our country's southern border. Many have never been much farther north, least of all into Canada's three vast northern territories.