About 400 kilometres above a aspect of a earth, orbiting a creation once each 92 minutesÂ is David Saint-Jacques and his small square of Nunavik.
On Tuesday a wanderer spoke to students in Umiujaq, NunavikÂ about a investigate being finished aboard a International Space Station, as good his time in a North and a impact it had on him.
On his finger, Saint-Jacques wore a ring done by Umiujaq artistÂ Daniel Kumarluk.
“We have a small bit ofÂ UmiujaqÂ with us via a life,” pronounced Saint-Jacques.
Saint-Jacques’ adore of a North started 12 years ago when he and his family changed toÂ Puvirnituq. At a time he worked as a doctor, mostly visitingÂ Umiujaq.Â
To this day, Saint-Jacques’ wife,Â VÃ©ronique Morin, works in a region. She changed North with Saint-Jacques to work as a medical alloy and now sits on a Nunavik Regional HealthÂ Board formed in Kuujjuaq.
Morin was inÂ UmiujaqÂ to pronounce to students and helped send their questions to a space station. She wore a relating ring from Kumarluk.
The wanderer also showed a students his sign skin wrist rope and a span of tiny mittens, or pualuk,Â “for good luck,” he explained.
In her debate to a students, Morin emphasized a durability impact thatÂ Nunavik had on both them and their 3 children, no matter how distant they ramble from it.
“David likes to contend that, ‘There’s a square of a tundra with him on house [the] space station,'” pronounced Morin.