Fifty Wordsfor Snow

Perez the mouse


Want to curl up with a good book? Take your pick: from Perez the Mouse to the Paston letters, from cheesy 19th-century novels to sober anthropological studies.


lion coward

MiSTings and More

All the stuff that wouldn’t fit anywhere else. Along with the do-it-yourself MiSTings, this is where you’ll meet Judge Judy, the heraldic lion rat, the killer robot and more.


font pieces

Of Mice and Keyboards

Things get interesting when you venture beyond the familiar ABC.

Inuktitut Legacy Fonts

Everything you need to know about Prosyl, Nunacom and the rest of the family.


Duct Tape Is Your Friend

Of Duct Tape and Hovercraft

The Inuktitut language as seen from the outside—with some unavoidable digressions into the politics of the far north.

At Home with the Hansard

Reports from our favorite legislative body, the Nunavut Assembly.

Nunavut ’99
Uranium Is Your Friend
The Moribund Dictionary

Over here: reality. Over there, drifting away on an ice floe: our hopes.


Boys’ Life

Better than a Thousand Words

If a picture says more than a thousand words, then a picture with caption has got to be worth . . . well, at least 1001 words.



We have silence.

If you know the difference between what is real and what is not real, you may like this.

Or, then again, you may not.