No longer are the Inuit subjected to only the dogsled and kayak.With the age of technology, snowmobiles, outboard motor boats and high-powered rifles have become familiar in everyday lives.
While some Inuit have adjusted to the new way of life, unemployment, suicide and addiction are major problems.
The singular of Inuit is Inuk, which means 'person'.
As the Inuit spread eastward, they modified their way of life to suit the Arctic environments they encountered.
Inuit community of Pond Inlet is located at the northeastern end of Baffin Island in the Canadian Arctic.
The population is a little over one thousand people (95 per cent Inuit, 5 per cent non-Inuit).
Most Inuit speak English, Russian, or Danish in addition to their native language.