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1. The Sea Buckthorn: Russia's Berry Best

This tiny Siberian berry packs a powerful punch – both in flavor and health benefits. 

Tags: food, tea, nature, Altai, health
2. Snow Leopards Dream of Electric-Fenced Sheep

This creative conservation project benefits both the endangered snow leopards in the Altai region and local farmers and their livestock.

Tags: agriculture, Altai, nature, leopards
3. 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
4. It's Incredible What $43,000 of Flowers Can Do

A Siberian city looks to beautify itself with an excessive amount of flowers.

Tags: Siberia, government, nature, flowers
5. 11 Reasons to Be Grateful for Russia

Russians may not celebrate Thanksgiving, but we can still be thankful for Russia

Tags: st. petersburg, Moscow, metro, samovar, tea, winter, blini, russian language, poetry, soviet union, literature, babushkas, nature, dacha, railroad, train
6. For the Love of Trees

In this issue's language learning page, we consider Russian songs about trees.

Tags: songs, music, nature, trees
7. Beyond Bears: The Birds and the B(irch Tr)ees

14 members of Russia’s flora and fauna community that should be known to any self-respecting Russophile.

Tags: food, flowers, Moscow, st. petersburg, dogs, mushrooms, nature, bear
8. The Illegal and the Unbelievable

This week’s “criminals”: politicians with dead souls, chocolate Robin Hoods, kid-conductors, and a woman who just wants to go home.

Tags: nature, workers, sport, Yekaterinburg, health, science, Moscow, Gogol, crime
9. Concrete in the Clouds

Snakes, shashlik, secret Soviet structures, students: just a few things you can find on Russky Island. 
 

Tags: civil war, Far East, history, adventure, nature, Vladivostok
10. 17% of the Earth Day

Moss, kneeless bears, diamonds, and volunteers (not serfs) are the worth of Russia’s earth.

 

Tags: nature, subbotnik, olympics, rap

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