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Volcanic ash recovered at the bottom of an Arctic lake has been linked to a 7000-year-old eruption that happened more than 5000km away on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula (close to Siberia). The discovery suggests that volcanic ash can travel much farther ...
In the new movie, Siberia, Lucas - played by Keanu Reeves - finds himself in a tricky situation when he falls for a local cafe owner, Katya - played by Ana Ularu - and becomes increasingly entrenched in both the love affair and his dubious diamond ...
Experts said they are "amazed" by the skeleton's pose, believed to be from between the seventh and ninth century AD.
Russian PV project developer Hevel solar - a joint venture between Renova and JSC Rusnano - announced that it has started work on a 10MW solar project that will be developed in the Republic of Buryatia, Siberia, Russia. The 10MW installation will be ...
The boat called Rus is a floating clinic that heads off on a journey to the inaccessible areas of northern Siberia. The medics are off to bring medical care to residents in isolated communities, who have been cut off from the world by the long harsh ...
Russia: The BKM-Siberia joint venture of Belkommunmash and the city of Novosibirsk unveiled its first tram on May 17 during a visit by Mayor Anatoly Lokot.
Whatever happens in the South China Sea, the contract is signed and the Chinese party is obliged to take gas from the Power of Siberia, he said. Vitaly Markelov added that it was premature to talk about the effects of gas hydrates extraction on the ...
A FORMER pupil of Loretto school in Musselburgh is set to take on epic driving challenge the Mongol Rally in an old VW polo. Charlie Simpson, 22, along with friend Dom Pereira, 23, will drive more than 10,000 miles from Goodwood Motor Circuit in Sussex ...
Yevgeny Kuzmenkov from the Russian city of Irkutsk is just four, and he can easily swing an 8.8lbs kettlebell 117 times. It's not a big deal for his elder sister Yana, who is 11: she can swing it 550 times!
Unusual ancient megaliths resembling the heads of a griffin and a dragon were discovered on Mokhnataya mountain, some 20 kilometers away from the resort town of Belokurikha in Russia's Altai Mountains.
Two of our favorite headsets are currently on sale. One is the Logitech G633 Artemis Spectrum RGB, a wired headset that is $20 cheaper than the last time we saw it on sale, and the other is the SteelSeries Siberia 800, an excellent wireless solution ...
Moscow, May 16. /TASS/. Gazprom has built 745 km of the Power of Siberia gas pipeline by now, the company reported referring to the speech of CEO Alexei Miller at the Belt and Road forum in Beijing.
Matthew Ross helms the film, which stars Reeves as a diamond merchant who heads to Russia.
The Power of Siberia gas pipeline that will carry Russian natural gas to China is moving ahead of schedule, with 720 km of the 3,000-km structure already built, Gazprom's chief executive Alexei Miller told a Russian TV channel, as cited by local online ...
Russia's Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller said that the construction of the Power of Siberia gas pipeline aimed at supplying gas from Russia to China is going ahead of schedule and over 740 kilometers (460 miles) of the pipeline have already been constructed.
A checkpoint has been reached and celebrated by construction personnel on the Power of Siberia pipeline project, with a cross-border section opened on the Russian-Chinese border.
scientists from St. Petersburg and Tomsk universities have discovered the remains of the first herbivores among mammals in Siberia. The newly discovered species has been named Baidabatyr and resembled a modern-day mouse, looking like a cross ...
As previously reported, in 2017, the Russian gas holding plans to build more than 600 km of the Power of Siberia. The Power of Siberia is an under construction gas pipeline designed to supply gas from the Russia region of Yakutia to the Asia-Pacific ...
In Rural Siberia, the hospital Comes to You. By Damien Sharkov On 5/11/17 at 8:27 AM. 05_19_SiberianHealthClinicTrain_01. 05/19/17.
CHITA, May 11. /TASS/. The total area engulfed by wildfires in Russia's Siberia has grown to 1,800 hectares, with most the fires reported from the TransBaikal Territory, the Russian Aerial Forest Protection Service reported on Thursday.
But people may want to grab the de-icer as well as their sunglasses as they will be shivering overnight, as temperatures will drop from as hot as Turkey to colder than Siberia with a minimum of just 1C and frost expected. Today, after a chilly start ...
At first sight, the hulking griffin depiction resembles eagle-headed mythical creatures of this kind in Siberia's Scythian culture which held sway between 2,000 and 3,000 years ago.
I'd scribble down the exotic-sounding names of species like Siberian blue robin, Mugimaki flycatcher, and Asian stubtail.
A hand-stitched reindeer-skin Siberian teepee might seem as removed from an Airstream as Russia is from Arizona, but over a few weeks in March, Jen and I started to wonder if we shouldn't trade up.
The telescope will be housed underneath the lake's icy waters. - Reuters screencapBut Siberia's Lake Baikal is also home to a science experiment which could help us better understand the fundamental nature of the Universe.
The microenterprise, consisting of a maximum of 5 people (and, most likely, except the general director, there is no one), is taking up work related to the construction of the Power of Siberia Power (Sila Sibiri) gas pipeline. On the eve, State Duma ...
A new S-300 long-range air defence missile base will be opened shortly at Divnogorsk in the Krasnoyarsk region of central Siberia and be operational from 1 July, according to the commander of the 14th army Air Force and Air Defence, Lieutenant General ...
Winnipeg - Actress Molly Ringwald will soon be making her return to Winnipeg to join production on the upcoming romantic thriller "Siberia," has learned. The film, starring Keanu Reeves, has been shooting in the city and around the province, ...
A state of emergency concerning wildfires was called across the Siberian Federal District. Some 189 wildfires across 10,331 hectares had been extinguished by 30 April.
A dramatic, growing scar in the landscape of Siberia is a paleontologist's dream. Batagaika crater, seen growing in a series of satellite images taken between 1999 and 2016, is a "megaslump," a feature caused by the collapse of melting permafrost.
Update: 12:59PM A BURST main at Siberia junction has disrupted water supply to several areas in Labasa this morning. The Water Authority of Fiji said supply would be interrupted until 3pm today.
The document added that over the last 24 hours four aircraft, used for fighting the fires in the Siberian Federal District, discharged 282 tonnes of water in Buryatia, Irkutsk Region and Zabaykalsky Territory.
Robert Losey from the University of Alberta and Tatiana Nomokonova are travelling to the town of Salekhard in the Yamal peninsula, in northwestern Siberia, with replicas of 2,000-year-old reindeer harnesses they have found in previous archaeological ...
Rainer Seele said that Austrian oil and gas company OMV plans to jointly produce gas in Siberia with Russian energy giant Gazprom, while at the same time is ...
Rescuers have managed to save all the residents of a Russian village before the settlement located on an island in Irkutsk Region burned to the ground.
Matthew Ross' romantic thriller Siberia starring Keanu Reeves has added Pasha Lychnikoff (Shameless, Ray Donovan), Ana Ularu (Inferno, NBC's Emerald City) and Molly Ringwald to its cast as production commences.
The Russian Ministry of Defence announced on 26 April that a MiG-31 'Foxhound' fighter had crashed during training near Telemba in the Buryatia Republic, Siberia. The two aircrew were reported to have ejected and landed without serious injury.
An ancient horse tomb in Siberia. Five millennia of domestication have changed the humble horse, according to a new genetic study.
Production is officially underway on director Matthew Ross' Siberia movie. The romantic thriller arrives from the Frank & Lola helmer and stars Keanu Reeves (John Wick), Pasha Lychnikoff (Shameless), Ana Ularu (Inferno) and Molly Ringwald (Riverdale).
A man has been detained at Tolmachevo airport in the Russian city of Novosibirsk after attempting to bring two dozen live birds illegally into the country from Cam Ranh (Vietnam) in his baggage.
The hamster-sized rodent was a creature of the Jurassic age that seems to have defied extinction until at least the Cretaceous period - 100 to 125 million years ago - before being wiped out.
A MiG-31 military plane has crashed in the Russian Republic of Buryatia, western Siberia. Both pilots managed to eject, the Russian Defense Ministry said, adding that their lives are not in danger.
S7 airlines (S7, Novosibirsk) is to base six EMB-170s at Novosibirsk airport this summer as it rebuilds its base in the Siberian region, reports Russian aviation Insider. The base will provide feeder flights to nearby Siberia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
Russia marked the end of the ski season with a record-breaking BIKINI ski festival at Siberia's top winter resort, Sheregesh.
A gold mine collapse in the Siberian city of Chelyabinsk, around 1,800 kilometers from Moscow, has left two miners dead, one in critical condition, TASS news agency has reported, citing an industry watchdog.
Some 1,500 snowboarders dressed in bikinis and swimming shorts set a new record at the Grelka Fest sun and ride festival 2017 on Saturday at the Sheregesh ski resort in Kemerovo Region, Russia.
Spending Inauguration Day in Siberia seemed like a great idea. It was far away, a place associated with cold, exile and gulags, with a potential for isolation - could we even get the internet on the Trans-Siberian Railway? I liked the idea that we ...
Large wildfires and major flooding as Siberia faces a spring that's both dry and wet. By The Siberian Times reporter.
Russian carrier S7 airlines is to relaunch its Siberian hub at Novosibirsk, as increased direct competition from the Aeroflot Group in the Moscow air cluster is forcing Russia's second largest air company to search for alternative market niches capable ...
Nariyana is the second child of an ordinary and typically black-haired family in the Sakha Republic, or Yakutia, but unlike all her relatives she is strikingly blonde, her skin like porcelain.





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