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Aug 27, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Strange spikes in Siberia seen from space have an Earthly explanation.
Jul 28, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Here are some recent striking images of our planet from the Web.
Jul 16, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A massive, unexplained hole is discovered in a gas-rich area of Siberia called the 'end of the world.'
The world has moved on since the 1986 catastrophe, but one thing hasn't changed very much: The dead trees, plants and leaves at the contaminated site.
Jan 7, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The Polar Star, America's only active polar icebreaker, has been dispatched to Commonwealth Bay Antarctica to free a Russian ship stuck in the ice. How do these huge ships work?
Dec 29, 2013 03:19 PM ET // AFP
The last of the 26 foreign Greenpeace activists who were detained after an Arctic protest left Russia on Sunday, the group announced, finally ending a saga that had caused global concern.
Mar 7, 2013 11:00 AM ET // AFP
Russian scientists believe they have found a wholly new type of bacteria in the subglacial Lake Vostok in Antarctica.
Sep 2, 2011 01:23 PM ET // Tim Wall
A split in the jet stream resulted in northern fires and southern floods last year. But the original cause for the blockage that produced the split remains a mystery.
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