Russia: Zone of Absolute Discomfort by Justin Jin

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Two girls play in the snow in the town of Teriberka, a former prosperous fish-processing community in Russia's Arctic region. Teriberka's population shrunk from about 14,000, at its height, to just over a 1,000 after the fishing industry collapsed. However one of the world's largest known natural gas reserves, the Shtokman gas field, was discovered off its shores and promises to bring new life to the area. /Felix Features