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1. Shashlik Responsibly

Grilled meat on a stick and fire safety have never been good friends, but Russian officials are trying to change that relationship. 

Tags: nature, holidays, fires, fire, safety, grilled meat
2. Hedgehog in the Smoke

A fire in the Moscow region put this poor hedgehog into a prickly situation— luckily, firefighters were eager to help. 

Tags: kolomna, nature, animals, fire, fires
3. Squirrelly Behavior in Barnaul

Siberian Squirrels are given their first taste of freedom in the Siberian city of Barnaul— but one chose violence instead.

Tags: humor, video, zoo, nature, barnaul, squirrels
4. 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
5. 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
6. Mimosas (The Flower, Not the Drink) in Sochi

Unusually warm weather brings bright yellow blossoms to the region much earlier than normal.

Tags: nature, environment, spring, weather, Sochi, flowers
7. It's Incredible What $43,000 of Flowers Can Do

A Siberian city looks to beautify itself with an excessive amount of flowers.

Tags: Siberia, government, nature, flowers
8. 11 Reasons to Be Grateful for Russia

Russians may not celebrate Thanksgiving, but we can still be thankful for Russia

Tags: st. petersburg, Moscow, metro, samovar, tea, winter, blini, russian language, poetry, soviet union, literature, babushkas, nature, dacha, railroad, train
9. For the Love of Trees

In this issue's language learning page, we consider Russian songs about trees.

Tags: songs, music, nature, trees
10. Beyond Bears: The Birds and the B(irch Tr)ees

14 members of Russia’s flora and fauna community that should be known to any self-respecting Russophile.

Tags: food, flowers, Moscow, st. petersburg, dogs, mushrooms, nature, bear

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