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Siberia Is Experiencing Record Highs — 40 Degrees Above Average

May 23rd, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

Siberia is experiencing record high temperatures that are nearly 40 degrees Fahrenheit above average. To put things in perspective, The Washington Post writes that some areas are hotter than Washington right now. Snow cover is disappearing, sea ice is melting, and in 2020 fashion, we now have "zombie blazes"

Permafrost Thawing In Siberia Bringing With It Anthrax Outbreaks & Huge Methane Explosions

July 24th, 2017 | by James Ayre

The ongoing melting of permafrost in Siberia has brought with it some very strange events — including the creation of massive methane blowout craters. In addition to the — sometimes catastrophically violent — release of methane from the previously frozen tundra, the melting has also been accompanied by the return of microbial illnesses that haven't been present in the region for quite some time

Siberia Is On Fire

June 30th, 2017 | by James Ayre

In keeping with the theme established by the events of recent years, Siberia has once again caught fire. As it stands, this summer's wildfires in Siberia have already burned through around 133,000 acres — mostly in southern Siberia, near Lake Baikal

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