Vessel Stepan Arzhakov ran aground in Lena River after being washed ashore due to strong early morning crosswinds.
One region has shot 58 ravaging brown bears this year because they intrude too close to settlements, destroying livestock.
Ancient items of jewellery found by archeologists on Taymyr peninsula are stone labrets which were inserted into the face below the bottom lip.
Her treasures include an incense burner decorated by solar symbols, 1,500 beads that once adorned her costume, and 100 pendants made from animal teeth.
Avelina Antsiferova fulfilled her life's dream when she sat in cockpit of wartime Douglas C-47, 69 years after kissing her papa goodbye for last time.