3 hrs ago
Echoes of Chelyabinsk: Another Fireball Explodes Over Russia
Why does Russia seem to get so many bright meteors? Well at 6.6 million square miles it's by far the largest country in the world plus, with dashboard-mounted cameras being so commonplace statistically it just makes sense that Russians would end up seeing more meteors, and then be able to share the experience with the rest of the world! This is ... (more)
7 hrs ago
Dash cams record possible meteor over Russia
International media is reporting a suspected meteor over Russia that was recorded by dash cameras overnight in the city of Murmansk.
Norilsk Nickel FY'13 profit hit by write-downs, lower sales prices
's year-over-year 64.3% drop in net profit for the full year 2013, the base and precious metals producer reported April 7. Net profit for 2013 came to US$765 million from US$2.14 billion in the previous year, Norilsk said.
The Price Of Uncertainty
In the aftermath of the brazen dismemberment of Ukraine by Russia, many pundits have evoked the image of the annexation of the Sudetenland from Czechoslovakia by Germany in 1938.