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Viral Tiger Drone Video Reveals A Grim Reality In China

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 02.24.2017 | Green

This week, the Chinese state-run media introduced to the world a streak of chubby tigers, adorably chasing a drone out of the sky. Set to playful musi...

Dozens Die In Siberia After Drinking Bath Oil To Get Drunk

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 12.19.2016 | Home

MOSCOW, Dec 19 (Reuters) - At least 41 residents of the Siberian city of Irkutsk have died after drinking scented bath oil in a desperate search for a...

Dozens Injured After Russian Military Plane Crashes In Siberia

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.19.2016 | Home

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Defence Ministry said on Monday that one of its planes had crashed in northeast Siberia with 39 people on board as it t...

New Siberian Reality Show Includes Waivers For Rape And Murder

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 12.17.2016 | TV

What are those Russians up to now? A new reality show featuring contestants trying to survive nine months in harsh Siberia is reportedly insisting par...

80,000 Reindeer Have Starved To Death In Siberia Because Of Melting Sea Ice

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.21.2016 | Green

When it comes to climate change iconography, there’s perhaps no image more recognizable than that of a lone polar bear marooned on a melting sheet o...

Thousands Of Snowballs Appear On A Siberian Beach

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 11.09.2016 | Science

At first glance, the circular objects in the image above might seem like Jurassic Park dino eggs, or alien pods ready to hatch and wreak havoc on the ...

Scary and Gross - 3 Disturbing Consequences Of A Warming Planet

Katharine Hayhoe | Posted 08.22.2016 | Green
Katharine Hayhoe

Climate scientists like myself are always trying to anticipate the unexpected - but the full implications of a warming planet are starting to catch even us by surprise.

The Resource Curse Of Indigenous Peoples

Elisa Peter | Posted 08.10.2016 | Impact
Elisa Peter

As we celebrate the international day of the world's indigenous peoples, we must address how indigenous peoples are robbed of their right to sustainable development, now and in the future.

Climate Change This Week: Siberia Exploding, Too Hot to Work, LED Job Surge, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 08.04.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Soon This May Be The Only Kind Of Tropical Frog In Existence - one made of painte...

Siberian Heatwave Sparks Anthrax Outbreak, Killing A Child And Thousands Of Reindeer

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 08.02.2016 | Home

At least one child has died in Siberia after an outbreak of naturally occurring anthrax, which has been linked to a decades-old reindeer carcass expos...

PHOTOS: A Typical Day At Work For Nomadic Reindeer Herders

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 05.04.2016 | Business

In the Yamal Peninsula in Siberia, where temperatures fall as low as -58 degrees Farhenheit in the winter, nomadic herders watch over more than half a...

Inside The Siberian Cafe Dedicated To Vladimir Putin

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 04.14.2016 | Home

If you've ever wanted to enjoy a leisurely meal with Russian President Vladimir Putin staring at you, here's your chance. All you need to do is travel...

'Unicorns' And Humans Once Walked The Earth Together... Sort Of

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 03.29.2016 | Science

First the good news: There really once were living, breathing "unicorns" walking around on Earth -- specifically, in what is now Kazakhstan. The bad n...

36°C Below Zero -- Braving the Freezing Cold Arctic Circle with the Nenets Reindeer Herders of Siberia

Christine Amour-Levar | Posted 01.14.2017 | Travel
Christine Amour-Levar

Its head facing east, the animal's eyes bulge out and its tongue hangs limply to one side as the rope around its neck, pulled by three broad-shouldered herders squeezes the remaining life out of it.

Why Poland's Call for a Siberian Memorial Museum Is Crucial

Greg Archer | Posted 12.29.2016 | Home
Greg Archer

During mad dashes toward the future, inevitably, pockets of a nearly forgotten past emerge to make themselves known, lest they completely fade into obscurity.

Player Sues 'Fallout 4' Creator For Making The Game Too Addictive

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.22.2015 | Technology

A man from Russia is reportedly suing the creator of "Fallout 4," claiming he played the video game for three weeks straight and lost his job and wife...

A Siberian Town Wants To Elect A Cat As Mayor

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 12.16.2015 | Weird News

Residents in the Siberian town of Barnaul have developed some serious cat-titude. They’re pushing for an 18-month Scottish Fold named Barsik to beco...

You Think You're Cold? Here's What It's Like To Live In Siberia

Quora | Posted 11.30.2016 | Home
Quora

Oh, there is a lot of fun in Siberia actually! You can intrigue against the tsar, try to make a revolution, and after that you can get a free house and a job in the mines! Just kidding. I lived in Siberia for more than 19 years. I finished high school and university in Omsk, a big city in southwestern Siberia.

Frozen, No Doubt About It!

Christine Amour-Levar | Posted 10.26.2016 | Women
Christine Amour-Levar

Stepping out of my flat today, in shorts, a tank top and flip-flops, as I walk to my yoga class around the corner from my apartment, soaking up Singapore's hot and humid equatorial heat at a constant steamy 30 degrees Celsius, it's very difficult for me to imagine that in a few weeks' time I will be at the very heart of Siberia.

The Pesky Problem With Mammoth Clones

Carl Pettit | Posted 09.29.2016 | Comedy
Carl Pettit

Our long-lost friends the mammoths could very well suffer "de-extinction" and begin repopulating certain parts of the planet again. That's good news for mammoths, I guess, but not such great news for the female elephants forced to act as mammoth-hybrid surrogates.

Climate Change This Week: Siberia Holes Up, Solar Over Oil, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 06.08.2015 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. @@ You Can Believe the Senator With a Snowball OR ... After Senator James In...

Scientists Sound Alert Over Mysterious Holes

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 02.23.2015 | Science

Scientists were baffled last July when they discovered three giant holes in the ground in the Yamal Peninsula in northern Siberia. Now, with the he...

5 Reasons Feb. 10, 1940, Should Be Remembered

Greg Archer | Posted 05.01.2015 | Home
Greg Archer

The events that unfolded on this day back in Eastern Poland may still haunt those who lived through the experience and managed to come out the other side alive. However, the rest of the world is not yet fully aware of what took place and the ripple effects that remain.

Is This The World's Oldest Case Of Cancer?

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 12.08.2014 | Science

Scientists in Siberia say they may have discovered the oldest human case of metastatic cancer -- in a skeleton that dates back 4,500 years. "This i...

Tigers Don't Want Their Forests Liquidated

Michael Brune | Posted 12.02.2014 | Green
Michael Brune

You shouldn't have to worry that installing a new hardwood floor in your kitchen will rob Siberian tigers of their home.