In 1998, Russia defaulted on its foreign loans, and Chelyabinsk, still dependent on out-of-date, overstaffed factories, was
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The Debed River contains high levels of lead from industrial discharge, and streams and rivers in the Ararat Valley have
Much to the delight of scientists and technicians, the frigid sky over the snow-covered Siberian fields and villages remained clear as dawn approached.
Most of the 65-foot (20-meter) wide asteroid that blazed over Chelyabinsk in southwestern Siberia on Feb. 15, 2013, was incinerated
Lu, along with fellow ex-astronauts Tom Jones and Bill Anders, has been attempting to develop a better asteroid early-warning
Huge Russian Meteor Blast is Biggest Since 1908 (Infographic) Russian Meteor Fragments Found, Origin Calculated | Video Meteor
The researchers propose that these rocks are pieces of a rubbly asteroid that came apart some time in the past 40,000 years
Living our 2-D lives on planet Earth, arguing over Sequestration and who has the remote, we tend to forget that the solar system is a cosmic shooting gallery. Comets serve as windows into the solar system's primitive past, and in 2013 we have two icy treats.
NASA scientists said the Russian meteor event, however, is a rare occurrence. Not since 1908, when a space rock exploded
500 people sought treatment for injuries after a meteorite struck Russia. Plus, Elizabeth Warren schools bank regulators & Obama's favorite burger joint closes.
500 people sought treatment for injures after a meteorite struck Russia. HuffPost Senior Science Editor David Freeman joins to discuss.
According to UPI, 10.5 to 13.2 gallons of bromine apparently leaked and floated over a portion of the city after glass jars
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It is one of Russia's oldest traditions to write directly to the Tsar when something goes wrong. Putin did not create this mentality. It is just a symptom of an authoritarian state that rests upon a giant, immovable bureaucracy.