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1. Message in a Bottle, Moscow Canal Blockage, and Mother of 22

In this week's Odder News, the most amazing cakes you have ever seen, Russia's Suez Canal moment, and how do 100 kids sound?

Tags: dessert, cake, novosibirsk, georgia, babies, canal, moscow, samara
2. Mysterious Mice, Marketing Cats, and Fake Scorpions

In this week's Odder News, blind dueting, cats at work, and the mice who love COVID.

Tags: COVID, weddings, kizhi, novosibirsk, Sochi, barnaul
3. Give a Dog a (Brand New) Bone

A poor two-legged pooch needs a lending paw, and Novosibirsk veterinarians 3D-print her a pair of two prosthetics.

Tags: pets, novosibirsk, technology, health, dogs
4. Let Sleeping Bears Lie

A Russian zoo will open its very first exhibit to allow the observation of hibernating bears, but will it allow the bears to get some good shut-eye? 

Tags: animals, zoo, bears, bear, novosibirsk
5. Animals, Animals, Animals... and Faking Your Own Kidnapping

In this week's Odder News, Russian highway drivers stop for a duckling crossing, a woman fakes her own kidnapping and pays for it, and what does it signify if two black sphynx cats cross your path?

Tags: rostov, bitcoin, Krasnoyarsk, novosibirsk, cats, ducks
6. 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
7. Equus Asinus Asinus

Evidently, sick burns can get you into trouble in Russian legal court— even if they are delivered in a dead language.

Tags: online, law, insults, novosibirsk
8. Big Little Parody of Little Big's Hit

Women in a correctional facility in Russia participated in a competition with a parody of Little Big’s hit “Uno.”

Tags: prison, contests, novosibirsk
9. Russian History in 13 Unusual Memorials

A time-travelling tour of Russia from aristocats to nosy bureaucrats

Tags: Yekaterinburg, murmansk, cheese, great patriotic war, novosibirsk, Nizhny Novgorod, samara, cat, elizabeth, peter the great, kopeck, wooly mammoth, Gogol, monuments, Memorial
10. A Soviet Fox for Post-Soviet Man

An uptick in fox domestications leads us to consider a landmark experiment in Novosibirsk that upended assumptions about evolution.

Tags: novosibirsk, evolution, foxes

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