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Igloos are a type of home used by the Inuits. The home is built of snow, and it is characterized by it's dome shape. Some igloos are constructed with whalebone and hide.
I would begin by cutting 2-foot square blocks of ice, then stacking them in a circular pattern, leaving an opening for a door way toward the north. A clear block of ice will work nicely for a window or windows, to let some light in. A small hole at the top (6 inches wide) will allow smoke and heat t…
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We live in regular houses in large citys like americansi do not. i like my ice house!
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You make rectangular cubes of ice and then stack the like in a circle
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Small huts made out of snow and ice.
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Indeed, people do live in Antarctica, but not typically in igloos. There are no native peoples from Antarctica, and never have been as far as we currently know. Igloos might be built there from time to time, but the people who live there are researchers from other places, and live in research statio…
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During the winter months in the arctic there is virtually nothing else to build a shelter out of. Certain Inuit lived in temporary shelters made from snow in winter (the famous igloo), and during the few months of the year when temperatures were above freezing, they lived in tents made of animal sk…
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Eskimos live in igloos
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So the top wouldn't fall down
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As you probably know snow is made of water and water is a very good insulator. It also takes a lot of heat to warm it up and an igloo will insulate and keep your body heat in and keep the cold out but sometimes people will put small fires to make it warmer The dome shape enables it to use your body…
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Aunt Arctic's igloo is hidden as a regular igloo of a penguin.
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The inside of and Igloo has a place where you put your meat (a strorge area) then you have a place you sleep. The hole in the igloo can be two things. First one a chimmney. Second one is a place where you can catch a bird when it is up on top of the igloo. There is trapped air in the igloo to make…
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Eskimos do not live in igloos.
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Depending on snow quality, 2-3 hours.
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It was the Inuits and certain Native American tribes and they did this for centuries
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No they do not. They live in cabins and houses.... I get why you'd think that. Cause it's so cold. But you're thinking of colder places like Antarctica and the South and North Pole.
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Because snow is a pretty good insulator. And warm is a relative term, an igloo can easily be warmer than the surroundings, but it's not warm as in regular indoors temperatures.
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First you dig a hole then spiral blocks of ice up until there is a full igloo.
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The place where people use igloos is up in the high north.... lest say the tip top of Canada, or even Alaska.
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The Inuit would build their igloos from ice chunks from their houses. They would have utensils to build things.
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In Greenland, Iceland and other countries that are further from the equated line of the earth.
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No one knows the number, which constantly changes.
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no they dont
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From Canadian Inuit language for "house".
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The Inuit.
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Hard-packed snow and ice. Igloos are made for shelters and homes
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Hardly any Alaskan natives live in igloos. Most have regular houses. Igloos were useful because they could be readily made from items at hand (ice and snow) and lasted one or several seasons. Native Eskimos using ice and snow for housing is no more remarkable than the southwest Indians using clay …
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Well I don't live in them but people called exsymoses do and some sexy wemon do to with there bobs .
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Igloos are homes made of compressed snow or ice, that are found in northern Canada, Alaska, and other regions populated by Inuit/Eskimo people.
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yes the Inuits who make up 85% of the population use igloos to move when they are hunting but they do not use them as their actuall house
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The Indians who came across the land bridge to America and settled in the places around Alaska, who are also known as Eskimos were cold but smart so they made igloos out of ice and snow.
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An igloo is a round house for people living in the Artic and other extremely cold places that are made of ice blocks cut out of the ground. It may seem like that they'd be very cold, but actually its warmer than you'd think inside because the heat gets trapped in there, and there's not many openings…
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you have to hold the sink with your mouse and at the same time press the up arrow button
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beachgreenhousediscowinter sport shopgift shopstadiumwell here u go have fun
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Only when in the survival mode.No not usually at all I live in Alaska it is really pretty here. Everyone has regular houses and regular pets and cars its not snowing all the time and when it does snow in the winter it is actually pretty fun because you get to snow machine and snowboard and ski and g…
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It is where inuit people live. An Igloo is a dome shaped dwelling cut out of compacted snow blocks.
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yes they could if they wanted to the average temperature of an igloo is 26 degrees F
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ice land or in kashir
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Yes, there are lots of igloos in the Artic.
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The earliest igloos are thought to have been produced on Baffin Island (near Greenland) in the 1880s, but the earliest proof of an igloo is from 1911, when several dozen igloos were found there and on the neighboring Canadian mainland. Researchers located an Inuit man who claimed to be the inventer,…
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Materials used to build igloos are brick shaped ices which holds the igloo's balance.
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The Inuit Tribes lived in IGLOOS.
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What you would do is get snow and pile it up in a diagonal angle.
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eskimos live in igloos from time to time long ago they lived in cave like places so most eskimos do live in igloos but long ago they didnt
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No they do not.
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Polar bears are animals that roam the North and live in the wild,, Igloos are houses made of ice blocks built by the Inuit people that live in the Arctic, so the answer is NO, Polar bears DO NOT live in houses.
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Snow has particles that are kept warm more than ice this makes snow a better insulator and also snow is easier to mold.
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It's all luck! Just keep trying! Decorate your igloo with cool stuff! Keep it open/unlocked! These explain how!!! Note: emailing might work too.=========Well once i went to a big party on it and the next week that igloo was igloo of the weekthe igloo had lots of cool stuff as well:)
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seriously? Of course not!
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a polo bear
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Click on the oven and press the up arrow twice
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Most home made igloo projects are made from Sugar cubes:http://www.ehow.com/how_6283781_make-igloo-project.htmlhttp://spoonful.com/crafts/sugar-cube-igloo
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Because snow is a pretty good insulator.And warm is a relative team,an igloo can easily be warmer than the surroundings but it's not warm as in regular indoors temperatures.
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Zero. The igloo is only used rarely today on hunting expeditions.
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Eskimos live in igloos.
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igloos are used for shelters and homes if you live in the north.
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The size can vary form one person, to twenty people. So the size amount of people can vary
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Snow acts as an insulator and so the igloo protects the Inuit from the cold; it's also very cozy from the circulation of body heat.
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Heya guys, If you click on the Igloo Upgrade Catalogue and click on the crow bar on the Top right corner the smallest Stone Deluxe Igloo will be available but if you want a bigger Stone Deluxe Igloo click on the door of the Deluxe Snow Igloo. Fizzysweete
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stop drinking and you won't have to know
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Yes, the Inuit lived in igloos - they also live in tents of animal hide, driftwood, or sod houses when the weather was not as cold.
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with bricks of ice
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in the artic
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igloos keep you from the snow inside that is built with it
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they are called escimos and they live in Alaska but some people are the nativs and they live in them
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early 1800's
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Hunters on the move.
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it may be cold but people would have warm coats from hunting animals and they would have meat and they can make fires too and i don't know how they get water, probably from the ocean
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big enough for people to fit in it.
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You click on a igloo sign at the bottom of your screen and it takes you to your igloo. Go there and decorate it in a tropical theme and on the right corner there should be a picture of a golden igloo and it looks like a money bank holing a piece of paper click on that and click yes!
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Yes they do, If you have ever watched a show called pingu you will see that they do :D
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The dome shape offers little resistance to the wind. It traps air pockets making it an insulator, not letting warm air escape.
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in 1766 north pole
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No...We have lots of snow in the winter but we have perfectly normal houses. Ha ha, I love Canadian steortypes
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They used big blocks of ice and stacked them in the proper manner. The last block, (the king) they put it through the top from the inside.
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Inuit peeps and Eskimos and every Canadian citizen. they also love to drink maple syrup and most people have a pet moose or polar bear.also, iv recently found out that Elmo and barney share a love for these precious igloos
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Igloos
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Igloo is Eskimo meaning home.
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Igloos used to be winter homes for Canadian and Greenland Inuits (the people sometimes called Eskimos). Inuits as a culture don't live in igloos anymore - there's no garage for the snowmobile. Igloos are made with blocks of snow about 2 feet by 4 feet and 8 inches thick. The top edges of the blocks…
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Field teams may build a survival igloo, if required, but igloos are not permanent or common on Antarctica.
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The plural form of igloo is igloos.
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You can by it on the better igloo's catelogue, or if it's not there then wait for it to come out.
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It's only available every once in a while. You can only get it once it's in the igloo catalog thing. So, you'll just have to wait a while. Sorry
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snowmen,start with a small snowball and roll it in the snow so it goes really big then just place it still on the ground the carry on doing that 3 more times but getting smaller each time!!! p.s. Enjoy making your snowman or woman
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Well considering hoe big YOU are...... I think it is about the size of a playhouse for kids or a car.
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The ice all around you insulates it. Kind of how a dog will bury itself in deep snow to insulate it and keep itself warm.
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You go into your igloo and click the tape measure ( edit igloo ) and go into better igloo's catalogue ( buy items ). Go to the clearance page with all of the stone furniture. At the top of the page on the right there is a stone lamp. Click on the middle stone of the lamp and you should get a flat sc…
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Yea, I think so.
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Igloos were built by an eskimo (or a regular person)who cuts out rectangles of ice.Then he would put them together in the shape of a large dome.Last he would make a chimney so that THE SNOW DOESENT MELT!
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Igloos are made of ice because...1. it is stronger2. it is the only material if you are in the Arctic3. even though ice is really cold it holds in warmth.
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how did you get a kingdom in the first place :)?????????? + omg no idea!!!!!!!!! omg lol i have to know!!!! OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!- dunno You have to mix the pearl essence with the atom essence. Then to get them you need to rub the screen very fast for it to stay at the two middle boxes. You can find…
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