siberia

Instagram

Instagram Users Are Flocking to This Beautiful Chemical Waste Dump in Siberia

A polluted lake in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk has become a popular Russian social media destination.
Sarah Emerson
7.12.19
tech-science

This 40,000-Year-Old Wolf Head Was Found in Siberian Permafrost

Permafrost thaw is causing a surge of incredible paleontological discoveries. It’s also one of the most dangerous byproducts of the climate crisis.
Becky Ferreira
6.14.19
Sports

Competitive Slapping Is the World’s Greatest Sport

You do not want to get into a slap fight with the Russian man known as Dumpling.
Mack Lamoureux
3.21.19
Coal

Toxic Black Snow Is Covering Towns in Siberia

“The future of our children is terrifying.”
Sarah Emerson
2.19.19
Australia Today

Mammoth Tusks Found in Melting Permafrost Are Being Sold as 'Ivory'

Scientists found that a number of ivory trinkets sold in Cambodia were actually made from mammoth.
Gavin Butler
1.8.19
horses

Melting Permafrost Reveals Gnarly 30,000-Year-Old Baby Horse

“This is the first find in the world of a prehistoric horse of such a young age and with such an amazing level of preservation.”
Becky Ferreira
8.26.18
ancient DNA

A Hybrid of Humanity's Closest Relatives Has Been Identified From 50,000-Year-Old Bone

While we know early humans, Neanderthals, and Denisovans interbred, this specimen is a unique first-generation Neanderthal-Denisovan offspring.
Becky Ferreira
8.26.18
Art

Siberian Shamanism Invites You into a Trance at This Installation

In ‘Ongon,’ artist Abraham Brody attempts to bring the shamanic experience into an art gallery.
DJ Pangburn
9.15.16
Simian Mobile Disco

Get Your Ears Round an Exclusive Simian Mobile Disco Remix

The deadly duo have given a Siberian piano prodigy a beguiling and bucolic remix.
Josh Baines
5.18.16
Travel

The Time I Celebrated New Year's Over and Over Again with Right-Wing Communists on the Trans-Siberian Railway

What else are you going to do when it's New Year's Eve on the Trans-Siberian railway and your only fellow passengers are the friendly young activists from a bizarre political movement?
Volodya Vagner
1.1.16
Listen

Prepare the Night Before with a Morning After Mix From NULL

Plus we have a chat with Siberia honcho Daniel Stricker.
Lachlan Kanoniuk
12.30.15
Fashion

Siberian Photographer Turns Low Budgets into Fashion Dreams

Limited resources are no obstacle for Arman Livanov’s visions.
Anya Tchoupakov
12.3.15
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