Ep. 4 - Wild Science

The Polar Sea

Described Video:
Lancaster Sound, a wilderness teeming with whales, birds and bears, is being swarmed by scientists racing to understand the biological effects of climate change. Scientists have always been interested in the Arctic, yet their work has been sporadically financed. Now it is being pursued more thoroughly and, in a strange twist, mostly paid for by Inuit communities eager to prove the viability of hunting animals such as narwhal and polar bear.
Aired:
Jul 02, 2018