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There are 22 item(s) tagged with the keyword "arctic".

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1. Mines from Aluminum to Crypto

A dying Soviet "monotown" in the Arctic is saved by cryptocurrency mining and online pie stores.

Tags: investment, ghost towns, technology, cryptocurrency, arctic
2. Polar Youth

Work in the mines, play on the slopes. This is the life of some sun-starved youth in the Arctic. Oh, and they also ski/snowboard off buildings.

Tags: winter sports, arctic
3. Whatever Floats Russia's Boats

It’s plain sailing for the Russian Federation along the Northern Sea Route, thanks to melting ice caps.

Tags: economics, arctic, northern sea route, tanker
4. Poaching, Internet, and Coronavirus on Ice

This week, we've got brand-new guns, poachers from an unlikely place, and the frozen north gets an internet connection.

Tags: arctic, sports, coronavirus, medicine, Kalashnikov, Siberia, chechnya, environment
5. News and Noteworthy

News from around Russia, on everything from bicycles to Bunin, from mystery graves to trolleybuses.

Tags: education, bicycles, bunin, arctic
6. Save Russia by Air, Land and Sea!

Defense against  walruses, shamans and climate change

Tags: voronezh, Petersburg, horses, global warming, putin, shaman, Siberia, navy, animals, arctic, Moscow, metro
7. 13 Massive Russian Monuments You Need to See

In which we share some of Russia's big monuments (and moments) – from ice battles to DNA in stone and steel.

Tags: Volgograd, science, space, arctic, great patriotic war, lenin, alexander nevsky, Moscow, peter the great, memory, Memorial, soviet era, soviet union, soviet
8. Arctic Atlantis

On June 21, 1900, an intrepid explorer set off to find a mysterious Arctic island. He was never to be seen again.

Tags: novaya zemlya, zarya, expedition, arctic
9. Estimate, Pray, Light

Both science and religion shed (northern) light on the Aurora Borealis. 

Tags: science, aurora, arctic, fairy tales, religion, kola, murmansk, north
10. Women at the Top of the World

At the top of the world, in the bitter reaches of the Arctic, no man can survive without his chumwife. So why is the state cutting off their salaries?

Tags: yamal, nenets, arctic

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