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NEWS: Iqaluit August 08, 2018 - 7:10 am

Photo: Arctic cotton blowing in the wind

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Arctic cotton, or pualunnguat in Inuktitut, blows in the breeze along Iqaluit's Road to Nowhere. The cotton-like plant is dried and rolled with seal fat so it can be used as a wick for a qulliq or oil lamp. (PHOTO BY SARAH ROGERS)
Arctic cotton, or pualunnguat in Inuktitut, blows in the breeze along Iqaluit's Road to Nowhere. The cotton-like plant is dried and rolled with seal fat so it can be used as a wick for a qulliq or oil lamp. (PHOTO BY SARAH ROGERS)

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