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Whaling plays a central role in the Inupiat Eskimo culture. Every spring, whaling crews head out onto the thawing ice to catch a bowhead whale. Subsistence hunting is also a financial necessity for many residents in the northern reaches of Alaska.
Word of the Day
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]