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1. Dostoyevsky in Siberia and Beyond

Dostoyevsky spent ten years of his life exiled to Russia's Eastern hinterlands. Beyond the Urals, there are several places that shaped Dostoyevsky and influenced many of his greatest works of literature.

Tags: prison, Kazakhstan, barnaul, tyumen, Omsk, exile, Siberia, history, author, literature, dostoevsky
2. Lessons From the Russian Village

Life in a remote Siberian village can teach you a lot about adaptability, nature, food, and, most importantly, folklore. 

Tags: Siberia, Irkutsk, stove, domovoi, folklore, cows, dairy, vodka, food, village
3. Wild Weather and Wildfires

Subarctic summer Siberia is hosting snow and wildfires at the same time.

Tags: snow, Magadan, Siberia, Yakutia, wildfires, climate change
4. Dear Cheese

Is there anything that could make cheese any better than it already is? A new patent in cheese-making with an unusual ingredient is attempting to do just that. 

Tags: inventions, health, Siberia, Altai, reindeer, cheese
5. Get Your "Mad Max" on in Russia's "Silk Way" Rally

A trip for rugged vehicles of many types and stripes, Russia’s “Silk Way” Rally began on July 1 in Omsk.

Tags: race course, mongolia, siberia, motor sports, summer sports, trucks, cars, race
6. New GULAG?

Russian authorities have found a new way to boost the country’s sluggish economic growth while also solving the shortage of construction workers: prison labor.

Tags: BAM, siberia, gulag, prison
7. Take This to Your Grave

These competitors will gladly dig their own graves, but only if it means victory.

Tags: death, Siberia, Altai, tomsk, Omsk, novosibirsk, competition
8. Siberia: Land of Pines, Exile, Cold... and Bird Cherry Cake.

Siberia is surrounded by stereotypes, but there's more to it than exile and cold. It has amazing forests, pine nuts and delicious bird cherry cake.

Tags: russians abroad, food stories, russian food, Siberia
9. Milk Foam Pancakes is Only the Beginning

Traditional Yakut meals get a second chance thanks to local museum. Tuyara, museum employee and part of the program to bring back these recipes, shares her story.

Tags: Siberia, food, travel, Yakutia
By Anna Kharzeeva
10. Putin's Siberian Adventure

Putin headed to Siberia for a snowy, sheepskin-clad spring break with Sergei Shoigu.

Tags: humor, Siberia, putin

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