Monthly Archives: September 2012

Baikalsk Pulpmill to be be shut down (eventually)?

Days after Baikalsk Pulpmill resumed production of bleached cellulose after scheduled maintenance work, and in an apparent reversal of government’s long-terms take on the future of the mill, Vice-Prime Minister in charge of economy Arkady Dvorkovich told ITAR-TASS news agency that the pulpmill “will … Continue reading

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Baikal ice drumming

Things have been quiet around the blog lately, so to break the silence I bring you this video entitled “BAIKAL ICE live sound”. It features Russian percussion group ETHNOBEAT making awesome music with the ice of Lake Baikal in winter. … Continue reading

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Lecture tomorrow: Science for Everyone!

Tomorrow marks the kick-off of the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis‘ new public lecture series Science for Everyone! Stephanie will give the inaugural lecture, taking the audience on an ecological tour of Lake Baikal and its amazing diversity. The … Continue reading

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