New scientific discovery of a 'novel type of luciferin' making the Siberian Luminous Earthworm glow in the dark.
Pre-clinical tests underway on medicines to combat cancer and tick borne encephalitis.
A seven-year-old tiger gave birth to a female cub on 25 July 2011, which was the first successful breeding of a Siberian tiger in the wild in China.
Invention can revolutionise detection at airports and on other forms of public transport.
Fragments of the meteorite which exploded over the Urals have revealed their geological identity to Siberian scientists.
Once Britain was hailed around the world for its giants of science - figures like Sir Isaac Newton, Alexander Fleming and more recently Stephen Hawking.
Scientists warn over 'rapid rate' of spread now accounting for 50% of new infections in Novosibirsk.
Findings pave the way for a 1.2 million square kilometre claim to the UN on hydrocarbon drilling rights.