This mini course explores the top of our world: the Arctic region. The mini course is divided into three sessions. The first session works to define the Arctic region, exploring unique sky phenomena, the unique physical features of a frozen landscape and the specialized adaptations of the flora and fauna to its harsh environment. The second session focuses on the people of the North American Arctic, focusing on their adaptation and interactions with the Arctic environment. The third session examines the changing Arctic, specifically the impacts of a changing climate. Click here for a full description.