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1. Get Your Freeze On

Winter is here, and ice swimmers are diving in across Russia.

Tags: epiphany, snow, winter sports, winter, swimming, ice swimming
2. Wild Weather and Wildfires

Subarctic summer Siberia is hosting snow and wildfires at the same time.

Tags: snow, Magadan, Siberia, Yakutia, wildfires, climate change
3. The Tram from Hell

Leave it to Russia to come up with the absolutely most punk-rock way to remove snow. 

Tags: video, snow, Urals, Chelyabinsk, tram
4. Poisonous Furniture, Rugs, and Rail Carts

In this week's Odder News, report yourself to the police for easy snow removal, watch out for poison in your sofa, and don't forget to wipe your feet on the rug on the way in.

Tags: snow, furniture, rugs, borders, diplomats, North Korea, lipetsk
5. 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
6. Как снег на голову!

An effective way to accumulate new vocabulary is to learn words and phrases that have the same root.

Tags: language, weather, snow
7. Snowboarder v. Snowbird

Snowboarder and filmmaker Igor Popelyukh was enjoying himself off-piste at Sheregesh Ski Resort in Kemerovo Region when a large grouse got seriously pissed off.

Tags: snow, siberia, animals
8. The Road to Nowhere

This week, Russians are caught in the act by means of butter, watermelon, and a controversial color

Tags: police, Ukraine, st. petersburg, Petersburg, Far East, snow, ice, food, corruption, bribes, bribery, baikal, lake baikal, Siberia
9. 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
10. Groundhog Day, Russia Edition

Punxsutawney Phil ordered six more weeks of winter for the States, but the weather is getting much weirder in Russia: record-breaking snow and locusts, to start with. 

Tags: Groundhog Day, Volgograd, Moscow, locusts, snow
By Irina Bukharin

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