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How many cities with over 1 Mio people are in Russia?

Dear readers,

maybe you thought about, maybe not: how many cities with over 1 Mio people does Russia actually have?

I actually thought about the topic before I started to investigate and to read about it and the first obvious two were Moscow and St.Petersburg, but there are several more, of which some are a surprise to me! 61 more words


On a Rope

Artem Kravchenko
January 22, 2015 • Razvilka, Moscow Region

Re: words and deeds

My elder brother has a wife and four children, aged almost zero to nine years old. 319 more words


Fulbright Update and New Publication News

There’s been a substantial change to my Fulbright situation: instead of living and working in Petrozavodsk, a town in the northwest portion of the country near Finland, I’ll now be stationed in Novosibirsk, in the south-central part of the country. 547 more words

Novosibirsk and Beyond

On the journey, the Trans-Siberian railway crosses several large rivers.  One of these is the River Ob just before a large city called Novosibirsk

We made one of our longer stops at Novosibirsk and Sergei is from there so it’s worth spending a bit of time on it.  511 more words


The Trans-Siberian Social

I decided that I was going to go it alone on this trip.  My main reason was timing but I thought it would also be an amazing opportunity to meet a lot of new people and find out more about the countries I was visiting.  778 more words


On the Novosibirsk Theatre Affair

I have a long-term acquaintance in Novosibirsk. Many of our point of views are different, sometimes opposite, despite our friendship. Since I’m all for a free debate, I agreed in publishing here this friend’s opinion on what is happening in NOVAT, or Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. 968 more words