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Ice and Fire to link frozen Siberia with red-hot Central Oz

Dec 01, 2012 | Discuss

Ice and Fire to link frozen Siberia with red-hot Central Oz

By Helen Womack Central Australia bakes for much of the year while Siberia is mostly chilled to unbelievable degrees of cold. But these far-flung lands have more in common than you might think. Both are vast, remote areas populated by hardy people, distant from the city ways of Sydney and Melbourne or Moscow and St. Petersburg. Both Australia and Siberia have convict and pioneer histories. Both build their economies on mining and the export of natural resources, leading to environmental issues i...Read more