Siberia Gets Cash and Trash

Federal and private investment is pouring into a remote and picturesque part of Siberia to transform it into a tourist hub. Marriott and McDonald’s in a land of milk and honey? Ouch. I went exploring to find out more about these plans.

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Arctic Race For Resources Speeds Up

I spoke with Edward Krucik, a leading Arctic scientist, about the increasing focus on the Arctic as numerous countries ramp up efforts to stake a claim on natural resources and shipping routes previously hidden beneath the melting polar ice. Things are about to get very interesting.

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