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The people and ideas shaping the way we think about our natural and human-made spaces, design, art and photography and more in Canada

grey jay sculpture Market Square Saint John by Phil Savage
Photo: Hunter Wilson/BCK Creatives
Sculpture of nine grey jays commemorates Canada 150 and New Brunswick's natural heritage
Mapping, cartography, Indigenous, National Indigenous Day, Canada, Aboriginal, Google Maps, Google Earth
Image: Google Canada
A new update allows users to view 3,100 Indigenous communities and treaty settlement lands
truth and reconciliation commission bentwood box
Photo courtesy Canadian Museum for Human Rights
During Truth and Reconciliation Commission events, personal items were placed in a carved bentwood box to symbolize the journey toward reconciliation. How far have we come?
Canada Goose Arctic Gallery at Ottawa's Canadian Museum of Nature
Beyond Ice
Ottawa's Canadian Museum of Nature unveils its newest gallery, devoted to Canada's Far North
Sarah Jackson, The Great Trail, day 428
Photo: Sarah Jackson
Sarah Jackson talks memories, experiences, and struggles on the trail
Red Couch Tour launch event Ottawa Museum of Nature Ela Kinowska Mona Fortier
Photo: Alexandra Pope/Canadian Geographic
Project aims to create a film archive of Canadians' views about themselves and their country throughout the sesquicentennial
Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada, RCGS, 50 Sussex Dr., Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, Inuit, First Nations, Métis
Photo: Matt Zambonin/Canadian Geographic
Ambitious multi-platform, Indigenous-led project will be a tool for education and reconciliation 
Alex Janvier photographed by Amber Bracken
Photo: Amber Bracken/Canadian Geographic
Celebrated Indigenous artist Alex Janvier's new work is a circular mural inspired by the traditional lunar calendar. Here's how it came to be
A solemn group of women and children look on at the scene of an artillery train wreck, the debris pushed out in front of them. A lone officer sits with his legs crossed, his gaze directed towards the viewer
Photo: Harriett Amelia May, courtesy of the British Library
A new exhibit at the British Library in London, U.K. features images captured by Canadians between 1895 and 1924
Canada Embassy of Norway Royal Canadian Geographical Society Roald Amundsen
Photos: Nick Walker/Lindsay Ralph/Canadian Geographic
The Embassy of Norway has gifted Canada with the first English translation of Roald Amundsen’s Northwest Passage diaries, reaffirming a shared polar past and future 
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