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1. Putting the Buzz in Buzzed

Bees and people aren't really that different after all: Apparently, both get a little disoriented when the weather gets too hot and they have had a little bit too much to drink. 

Tags: global warming, nature, drunkenness, weather
2. Cloudy With a Chance of Milkshakes

A usual weather phenomenon called "Milky Rain" occurred recently in the Moscow region, but it wasn't nearly as delicious as it sounds. 

Tags: social media, mystery, weather, Moscow
3. Flooded with Fun

Citizens of Krasnoyarsk are figuring out how to make the best out of a pretty water-logged situation. 

Tags: summer, weather, rivers, adventure, sports, water, flood, Krasnoyarsk
4. Mimosas (The Flower, Not the Drink) in Sochi

Unusually warm weather brings bright yellow blossoms to the region much earlier than normal.

Tags: nature, environment, spring, weather, Sochi, flowers
5. Speedos in January

Pack your bikinis and speedos: it's time for Russian winter!

Tags: winter, Sochi, weather
6. No Cash, It's Cold

“The share of completely non-cash customers who use a bank card but do not withdraw cash from an ATM for a month is steadily growing. Now it is 39%, which is 5 percentage points higher than before the pandemic.”

– Alexander Vedyakhin, First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Sberbank, on the growing number of clients who are not using cash at all

Tags: weather, money
7. Pink Weather and QR-Codes

“In general, yes, winter is expected not to be cold. Winter is predicted in this color - I'm even afraid to pronounce the word – pink."

– Roman Vilfand, scientific director of Russia’s Hydrometeorological Center, on the colors that will appear this winter on meteorological maps (pink means temperatures higher than norms)
Tags: weather, coronavirus, Mcdonald's
8. Happiness, Ants, and a Cold Winter

“Alla Borisovna [Pugacheva] drank not the elixir of youth, but the elixir of happiness.”

 – A fan’s post on Maxim Galkin's Instagram account, in reaction to a new photo of the couple

Tags: weather, Instagram
9. Boars and Bad Weather

“If you meet a boar, don’t approach it and don’t look it in the eye … if you meet a whole herd, stay away from the piglets.”

- Advice in a note from the Moscow mayor's official website on the appearance of wild boars in some Moscow parks

Tags: weather, Moscow
10. "Пусть всегда будет солнце!"

In this issue's language learning section, we let a little sunshine in...

Tags: language, weather

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