Great news arrived yesterday from UNESCO HQ in Paris. Yakutia’s Lena Pillars Nature Park was officially announced on Monday morning by The World Heritage Committee to be added to UNESCO’s World...

Students! International Students! Attention! Here’s your chance to discover the southern part of Russia’s biggest Siberian region. Through the summer student camp program called «Discover South Yakutia» and arranged especially for...

The spring is the most expected season during the winter in Yakutia. When it comes, it brings a great joy, as it gets warmer, snow melts, ice starts floating on rivers....

Russian architect Pavel Sipin’s project «Tundra City» (a futuristic city located in the abandoned Udachny diamond pit in West Yakutia’s Mirninsky region) deserved Honorable Mention at eVolo’s 2012 Skyscraper Competition. See...

Today I managed to have visited three voting sites during the first half of the 2012 Russian President election. By the way, Yakutsk is electing its mayor as well. See photographs...

Russia’s Republic of Sakha-Yakutia is pretty proud of being the land, where mammoths could be found nearly every year. Recently, the Yukagir community area in Yakutia’s Arctic zone has brought many...

This Tuesday Boeing 747-800 arrived in Yakutsk from Seattle for low temperature testing. As reported, it’s still at Yakutsk Airport. Currently, we have -40 degrees Centigrade.

This homeless dog became famous. Resident of Yakutsk, Russia’s Yakutian city, was astonissed at the story of the dog. In the harsh condition of the cold winter weather, he spent weeks...

Yes, just a few days left till Yakutian movies screening in Paris, France. The event will take place on December 15th, 2011. Location: Movie Theater, the Centre Wallonie Bruxelles, 46, Rue...

These three poorly-looking young Yakutian cows are big news in Russia. No kidding. They were lost in the autumn near the settlement of Sakkyryr in Eveno-Bytantaysky National District of North Yakutia,...