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There are 13 item(s) tagged with the keyword "altai".

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1. The Water is Fine: Water Sports in Russia

Russia isn't known for being a warm-water country, but during the summer months there are more than enough accessible rivers, lakes, seas, and oceans within and around the country to have a little fun.

Tags: summer, Kamchatka, Far East, adventure, athletics, rivers, Altai, lake baikal
2. Dear Cheese

Is there anything that could make cheese any better than it already is? A new patent in cheese-making with an unusual ingredient is attempting to do just that. 

Tags: inventions, health, Siberia, Altai, reindeer, cheese
3. Crossing the Line

With a bucket of paint and a dream, this Russian pensioner did what city officials wouldn't, but she may have had to cross a line to do it.  

Tags: roads, Altai, babushka, safety, street art
4. You've Gotta Be Kitten Me

A viral video shows some sleepy and very rare kittens in the Altai region. 

Tags: animals, Altai, video, cats, cat
5. Ferreting Into Adventure

The world's luckiest ferret is set to go on the vacation of a lifetime in the Altai mountains. 

Tags: adventure, tour, tourism, Altai, pets
6. 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
7. The Sea Buckthorn: Russia's Berry Best

This tiny Siberian berry packs a powerful punch – both in flavor and health benefits. 

Tags: food, tea, nature, Altai, health
8. City Spotlight: Barnaul

A carjacking museum, Soviet statues, and Hollywood letters: let's take a closer look at one of Russia's best-hidden gems, the city of Barnaul. 

Tags: lenin, Altai, medicine, food, cars, barnaul
9. Snow Leopards Dream of Electric-Fenced Sheep

This creative conservation project benefits both the endangered snow leopards in the Altai region and local farmers and their livestock.

Tags: agriculture, Altai, nature, leopards
10. September/October 2019

Mysteries of the Altai * History of Russian Scouting * A Private Farmer * Lyonushka and Ruble Bill * Mushrooms * The Language of Fall and Trees * Yeltsin's Notorious Bridge Incident * Ivan the Terrible's Second Wife

Tags: village, scouts, altai, yeltsin

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