Hollywood star's triumph as fans go into meltdown to present the actor with top award from the heart.
Epicentre of quake measuring up to 6 on Richter Scale was under Lake Baikal - but local pets knew it was coming.
In beach resort of Listvyanka alone, 98 contaminated streams are disgorging sewage and chemical waste into the pristine waters of the world's oldest lake.
Part of Vasyugan Mire - the largest bog in the world - is to become a natural reserve this year, say reports.
Expedition from Urals Federal University finds 300 samples of suspected space debris, clues to the history of the universe.