Kazakhstan Plane Crash Leaves at Least 12 Dead
The Bek Air Fokker 100 carrying 98 people crashed into a building shortly after takeoff from Almaty International Airport in Kazakhstan on Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring many others.
Kazakhstan Plane Crash Kills at Least 12 People
The crash in Almaty, the latest to befall a former Soviet republic, highlighted the regionâ€™s checkered air safety history. Dozens of passengers were injured, but others survived unharmed.
Even Eagles Have Data Roaming Limits, Researchers Find
When one bird being tracked by Russian scientists flew to Iran, its transmitter sent a flood of text messages that ate up the tracking budget.
Did I Really Want to Visit That Oil Field?
The answer was yes, and the experience was both eerie and enthralling.
Â¿CuÃ¡ntas jorobas tiene un camello? En KazajistÃ¡n, es complicado
Los kazajos han creado hÃbridos de camellos (dos jorobas) y dromedarios (una joroba) que producen la popular leche shubat y que son resistentes al frÃo.
How Many Humps on a Camel? In Kazakhstan, Itâ€™s Complicated
To diversify away from oil, Kazakhstan is supporting an ancient form of camel hybridization. Hump variations abound.
A Windswept Plain, a Sea of Oil and a Mountain of Money
A Chevron-led joint venture among several energy companies is spending billions of dollars in Kazakhstan to expand an oil field remarkable for its longevity, promise and risk.
Critic of Chinaâ€™s Detention Camps Is Free, but Silence May Be the Price
The terms of his plea deal could force Serikzhan Bilash, a Kazakh who campaigned for Muslims being held in Chinese indoctrination camps, to stop his work.
Kazakhstan Welcomes Women Back From the Islamic State, Warily
Unlike most countries, Kazakhstan is repatriating citizens who joined the Islamic State, jailing the men but coddling the women to cleanse them of extremism.
A Rush to the Street as Protesters Worldwide See Democracies Backsliding
Prague. Hong Kong. Algeria. Citizens find more to object to just as they feel increasingly entitled to object.
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