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1. Siberia's Primordial Colors

A journalist meets a painter in the distant outback of Siberia. They share a love for the untamed wilderness, and we learn a thing or two about the challenges of painting in the wild.

Tags: painting, art, Putorana, Siberia
2. At Zima Junction, 1943

A poem from the new volume Alcestis of the Underworld, by a regular translator of works published by Russian Life Books.

Tags: poetry, literature, siberia, gulag
3. The Shah Bird

An excerpt from the fine new novel Zuleikha, by Guzel Yakhina, about a woman's survival in Siberia exile, inspired by childhood memories of the author's grandmother.

Tags: exile, siberia, camps, soviet era, gulag
4. Do Russian Robots Dream of Electric Ice?

This week’s TWERF will amaze you, amuse you, and possibly give you nightmares.

Tags: robots, football, ice, technology, Siberia, amur, robots
5. Krasnoyarsk Goes All Potemkin

Authorities in Krasnoyarsk want to put the Siberian city's best face forward for March's Universiade sporting event, while covering up local pollution and snow-deficit issues. Residents are having none of it.

Tags: winter, pollution, sports, siberia
6. Black Snow, Brown Bears, and Sore Losers

Two bears (Bers) meet very different fates. Meanwhile, black ice gets a whole new meaning.

Tags: bears, Tver, snow, Siberia
7. Mud-slinging and Money-making

This week got a little shifty, with trash sent in packages, a possible tax evasion scheme, and a game retelling a contentious moment in recent Russian history.

Tags: cats, Facebook, animals, environment, Siberia
8. The Beauty, the Beast, and the Bumbling Public Official

The post-holiday doldrums must not exist in Russia, where we find stories of hope, change, and a mayor that cares.

Tags: Krasnoyarsk, orthodox church, siberia
9. The Coldest Town in the World

The Australian edition of 60 Minutes traveled to Oymakon last winter and brought back this story. 

Tags: road of bones, oymakon, siberia
10. Legionnaire Photographer

Photos captured by an unknown Czech Legionnaire, during those troops’ long sojourn in Russia from 1916-1919.

Tags: russian civil war, war, revolution, siberia, czech legion

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