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Arctic Shamrock

For the first time ever, the Russian Defence Ministry revealed pictures of the Northern Fleet military base

Poles Apart

The peoples of the Far North have developed unique biological mechanisms to adapt to extreme climates

Russia to Offer Ice Floe Tours for $16,500

The Russian government is planning to launch organised trips to the North Pole

Ten Military Airfields to Be Built in Russian Arctic

Infrastructure in the Far North, Siberia and Far East regions is currently being developed to serve over 20,000 military personnel and their families

Ten Locations Named After Great Explorers

Drake Passage, Tasmania, Hudson Bay and more: Rambler.Travel celebrates the bravery and perseverance of explorers, who gained immortality through the places they discovered

Russia to Launch Ten Satellites to Monitor Arctic

The new programme will boost development of Russia's northern regions, Roscosmos representative claims

Russian Divers Set a World Record in Ice Diving

Researchers from the Russian Geographical Society have set a world record for ice diving

Soviet Polar Observatory to Welcome First Visitors

The polar station on Franz Josef Land will be open for public, the Lenta.ru news website reported on Monday, March 27

Russia Mulls Visa-Free Entry for Arctic Tourists

The Russian Ministry of Culture is backing new proposals to give foreigners onboard cruise ships visa-free entry to Arctic ports including Arkhangelsk and Murmansk

Arctic Wisdom: 'If No One Dies on an Expedition,Then It’s Already a Success'

A renowned Russian polar explorer shares his story of surviving at the North Pole

Capturing Russia’s Northern Beauty

Why artists and musicians can’t help falling in love with the North Pole

The Nuclear Arctic

The story behind Russia’s northernmost nuclear power station

Arctic Village Joins List of Russia’s Most Beautiful Locales

Kimzha, a village located in the northern part of the Arkhangelsk Region, has been listed as one of the most beautiful villages in Russia

Indigenous Peoples Celebration to Take Place in Moscow

A celebration of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic will take place in Moscow on Feb. 20, according to a statement issued by Greenpeace Russia

Whale Tourism in the Russian Arctic

A weekend in the new capital of Arctic tourism: get your prices right

As Far as It Gets

A brief guide to the wonders of Northern Russia

Russia's Murmansk to Host Arctic Circle’s First International AV Festival

Inversia, the first international audiovisual festival above the Arctic Circle, will take place in Murmansk from Feb. 2 to 4

Russia Becomes One of the Top Destinations to Explore Polar Bears

The experts at Lonely Planet have included Wrangel Island in Russia in its list of the top five destinations where tourists can see polar bears in the wild

Arctic Delights

High-end cuisine of Russia's Far North

St. Petersburg Travellers to Venture out to the Arctic on an Inflatable Catamaran

Russian travellers are planning to brave the elements and venture out to the Arctic on an inflatable catamaran

Rosneft and Gazprom Overachieved on 2016 Plan for Shelf Exploration Work – Report

Rosneft and Gazprom have overachieved on their 2016 plans for Arctic shelf exploration, said Russia’s Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment

Dwellers of Russia's Frosty North

Fascinating portraits of Arctic wildlife captured by Russian photographer Sergey Gorshkov