Features

The Ultimate Quiz
From icebergs and Inuit legends to polar bear organs and exploration disasters, 50 questions about Canada’s Arctic to truly test your northern knowledge

Put to the test
Twenty of Canada’s smartest geography students met in Ottawa last May for the 20th anniversary of the Canadian Geographic Challenge. Behind the scenes with the nation’s geo geniuses.
Online Exclusive: Watch videos of the 2015 Canadian Geographic Challenge national final

Drawn from Victory
The new documentary Drawn to Victory tells how innovative mapping techniques used during the First World War helped turn the tide. This story, part of a collaboration with the fi lm’s producers, explores how those advances triggered an explosion in detailed maps of Canada.
Online Exclusives: Read about McMaster University's First World War map archive and explore one of these historical maps in detail

City Central
Charting the downtowns of Canada’s major cities
Online Exclusive: More facts about the downtown areas of Canadian cities

Departments

Big picture
Celebrating Canada’s grandeur

Exposure
Showcasing Can Geo’s photo club

In a snap
Sharing Can Geo via Instagram

Polar blog
Mapping the Van Tat Gwich’in routes

DISCOVERY

Interview
Roy MacGregor on the connection between Canadians and canoes
Online Exclusive: Watch Roy MacGregor talk about the canoe and the role it played in shaping Canada

Wildlife
Sharks, foul fowl, bighorns and more
Online Exclusives:
Following Greenland Sharks in Canada's Arctic
Giant goldfish worry Alberta authorities
Bighorn sheep genome sequenced
Invasive Species Centre on wild parsnip
Waterfowl ingesting debris in Atlantic Canada

History
Fire maps to save suds and celebrating 85 years of Canadian Geographic
Online Exclusive: See a larger version of the fire insurance brewery map from Library and Archives Canada

Place
Digging into the new Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum in Wembley, Alta.
Online Exclusive: Read more about the recent research conducted at the Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum

Infographic
Understanding icebergs
Online Exclusive: Follow icebergs on their journey south from the Arctic on an interactive map

On the map
Exploring cartography
Online Exclusive: Learn about Can Geo Education's other giant floor maps

YOUR SPACE

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What’s This
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Where’s This
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YOUR SOCIETY
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Singer/song-writer Hawksley Workman reminisces about his first home near Huntsville, Ont.
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