Archive | July 22, 2013
Dogsledding Lapland wilderness, northern Sweden. @WorldOnAFork

Dog Sledding in the Arctic North

In 1925, a deadly outbreak of diphtheria threatened illness upon the people of a small town in northern Alaska. The anecdote needed to combat the illness lived more than 2 thousand miles away, at a lab in Seattle, Washington.  U.S. officials knew that they needed to act fast and smart to save the people of […]

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