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The iconic KFC sign comes down in 2015 after 47 years in business. PHOTO BY PAT KANE

RIP KFC

Researchers study the public reaction when Yellowknife’s favourite fried...

COURTESY FOLK ON THE ROCKS/ANGELA GZOWSKI

Extremely Loud And Incredibly Sandy

An all-access pass to the North’s three biggest summer music festivals.

Lions and tigers and...walrus? DFO scientists were surprised to see this guy floating on an ice floe so high North. Courtesy David Yurkowski

Walrus Paparazzi

In-flight photography looks at marine mammals in the last ice area.

Justine Hudson waits for some whale snot samples. COURTESY JUSTINE HUDSON

Snot For Science

How do you test Hudson Bay whales for stress? Wait for a beluga to blow...

COURTESY NORMA KASSI

“Nothing About Us Will Be Without Us”

Indigenous scholar Norma Kassi on a new era of research in the North.

Videos

Inside A Yellowknife Taxidermist's Shop

Take a look behind the scenes of our photo feature, inside a Yellowknife taxidermist's workshop.

How To Build a Fire

Up Here Editor Samia Madwar and Videographer Hannah Eden head out into the bush to get some much needed fire-building advice from 1 Canadian Ranger Patrol Group. For more, check out: How To Build a Fire

The Tension and the Break

To tell the story of the North's ice cycles, Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden translates nature into music.

For more on Carmen Braden visit, uphere.ca/articles/tension-and-break

Bruce Davidson - NWT Park Warden

They're more than just places to spend the night: it's the people of NWT Parks who make our campgrounds truly memorable. Like Bruce Davidson, a singular human and keeper of Prelude Lake Territorial Campground.

Check out Bruce's original tune about life at the gatehouse, and follow this link for more parks and conversations:

uphere.ca/articles/parks-and-conversation

How To Make: WILD CRANBERRY BLUSH

Direct from the UP HERE studio, we bring you a recipe for beauty taken from the best day-spa around - Canada's Northern landscape.

The Northern Golf Tour

Our 'Up Here' editorial team try their hand at midnight golf in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.

For the full story: The Northern Golf Tour

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