Northeast Asia
Northeast Asia and Northeastern Asia refers to the northeastern subregion of Asia.Countries within Northeast Asia are Japan, North Korea, and South Korea and may also include China, Russia (typically ...
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Siberia's 'doorway to the underworld' is getting so big it's uncovering ancient forests
It's no secret that Siberia's permafrost has been on thin ice lately. Conditions are varying so much that huge holes are appearing out of nowhere , and, in some places, tundra is quite literally bubbl...
DNA Reveals Mysterious Human Cousin With Huge Teeth
A new genetic analysis suggests that the recently discovered Denisovans lived in Eurasia for millennia. The find underscores that our Homo sapiens ancestors shared the Eurasian continent with other hu...
Frozen Cave Lion Cubs From The Ice Age Found In Siberia
Russian researchers have announced the discovery of cave lion cubs found in the Ice Age permafrost of Yakutia, Siberia. The frozen cats are the first of their kind ever found in such a well-preserved ...
This is Not Burning Man, These are the Soviet Bus Stops of Siberia
At first glance, I thought I was looking at one of this year’s fantastical desert sculptures debuted at the Burning Man Festival, but these oddball structures, seemingly plonked in the middle of nowhe...
Scientists Are Reawakening A ‘Giant Virus’ Frozen In The Siberian Wilderness
French researchers have announced that they will be reanimating a 30,000-year-old prehistoric virus, having discovered it deep underground in the frozen wilderness of north-eastern Siberia. Mollivirus...
Where Did The First Americans Come From? New Studies Offer Clues
A pair of studies seek to answer questions about the first inhabitants of the Americas: Where did they come from, and how did they get here? One study, published Tuesday in the journal Science, propos...
Researchers discover a 40.000 year old bracelet made by an extinct human species
Researchers have confirmed the discovery of a 40.000 year old bracelet made by an extinct human species in Siberia, Russia. It is one of the most incredible discoveries in recent years, confirming th...
Newly Found Megalithic Ruins In Siberia Contain The Largest Blocks OfStone Ever Discovered
An ancient Super Megalith has been found in the Siberian Mountains. How where they made? Some are questioning if they were just naturally made. Of course this idea fly’s in the face of conventional wi...
New Theory Behind Dozens of Craters Found in Siberia
Scientists say melting pingos, and not methane hydrates, are likely to blame for the dramatic craters.
A 7,700-year-old case of death during childbirth is uncovered in Siberia
If childbirth is still today one of the most dangerous things a woman can do, imagine how dangerous it was 7,700 years ago, before modern medicine. The remains of a Stone Age Siberian mother and her n
Manchuria
Manchuria (simplified Chinese: 满洲; traditional Chinese: 滿洲; pinyin: Mǎnzhōu) is a modern name given to a large geographic region in Northeast Asia. Depending on the definition of its exte...
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Russian Far East
The Russian Far East (Russian: Дальний Восток России, Dal’niy Vostok Rossii; [ˈdalʲnʲɪj vɐˈstok rɐˈsʲiɪ]) is the Russian part of the Far East, i.e. the extreme east parts of Russia, between Lake ...
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Sakha Republic
The Sakha (Yakutia) Republic (Russian: Республика Саха (Якутия), Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya); [rʲɪsˈpublʲɪkə sɐˈxa jɪˈkutʲɪjə]; Sakha: Саха Өрөспүүбүлүкэтэ, Sakha Öröspǖbülükete) is a federal...
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Siberia
105°0′E / 60.000°N 105.000°E / 60.000; 105.000Siberia (/saɪˈbɪəriə/; Russian: Сиби́рь, Sibir'; [sʲɪˈbʲirʲ]) is an extensive geographical region, and by the broadest d...
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Siberia's 'doorway to the underworld' is getting so big it's uncovering ancient forests
It's no secret that Siberia's permafrost has been on thin ice lately. Conditions are varying so much that huge holes are appearing out of nowhere , and, in some places, tundra is quite literally bubbl...
Where Did The First Americans Come From? New Studies Offer Clues
A pair of studies seek to answer questions about the first inhabitants of the Americas: Where did they come from, and how did they get here? One study, published Tuesday in the journal Science, propos...
Environment of Japan
Environmental pollution in Japan has accompanied industrialization since the Meiji period. One of the earliest cases was the copper poisoning caused by drainage from the Ashio Copper Mine in Tochigi p...
Glehnia
Glehnia littoralis (in the monotypic genus Glehnia) is a species of plant in the "carrot family", Apiaceae, known by several common names including beach silvertop and American silvertop in English, a...
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Russia Eastern Outskirts
Russia Eastern Outskirts (Russian: Российская Восточная Окраина) was a local government that existed in the eastern part of Russia during the Russian Civil War.In 1919 White forces in Western Sibe...
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Ulch people
The Ulch (Russian: ульчи, obsolete ольчи; self designation: нани, nani) are an indigenous people of the Russian Far East who speak a Tungusic language, Ulch. Over 90% of Ulchis live in Ulchsky Dis...
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Nivkh people
The Nivkh (also Nivkhs, Nivkhi, or Gilyak; ethnonym: Nivxi; language, нивхгу - Nivxgu) are an indigenous ethnic group inhabiting the northern half of Sakhalin Island and the region of the Amur River e...
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