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There are 87 item(s) tagged with the keyword "siberia".

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1. New GULAG?

Russian authorities have found a new way to boost the country’s sluggish economic growth while also solving the shortage of construction workers: prison labor.

Tags: BAM, siberia, gulag, prison
2. 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
3. Siberia: Land of Pines, Exile, Cold... and Bird Cherry Cake.

Siberia is surrounded by stereotypes, but there's more to it than exile and cold. It has amazing forests, pine nuts and delicious bird cherry cake.

Tags: russians abroad, food stories, russian food, Siberia
4. Milk Foam Pancakes is Only the Beginning

Traditional Yakut meals get a second chance thanks to local museum. Tuyara, museum employee and part of the program to bring back these recipes, shares her story.

Tags: Siberia, food, travel, Yakutia
By Anna Kharzeeva
5. Putin's Siberian Adventure

Putin headed to Siberia for a snowy, sheepskin-clad spring break with Sergei Shoigu.

Tags: humor, Siberia, putin
6. The Kingdom of Eternal Permafrost

With abnormally cold weather in Yakutsk, Russian TV news channels have been promoting the city's Kingdom of Permafrost and annual ice sculpture competition.

Tags: museums, glacier, snow, ice, Siberia, yakutsk, Yakutia
7. Frozen Ramen Challenge

Russians are taking advantage of sub-zero temperatures to participate in the frozen Ramen challenge.

Tags: food, Siberia
8. Bovine Brassieres

A dairy farmer in Russia's coldest village has found a way to keep his cow's udders warm in the dead of winter.

Tags: Siberia, animals, agriculture
9. Tomsk Treasures in Trouble

Historic wooden buildings in Tomsk are under threat.

Tags: architecture, Siberia, news, tomsk
10. Bovines, Berries, and Bros

This week, Lada outdoes itself; emergency services fall short; and cows (and men) finally get the appreciation they're due.

Tags: Moscow, food, social issues, cars, village life, farming, agriculture, Siberia

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