Ah, the beautiful vistas of Russia: a lush (but often cold) countryside teeming with wildlife, and oh, what’s that? A river that flows blood red. At first glance, one might think a battle from Game of Thrones was just filmed. Local residents, however, believe a nearby leak at the Nadezhda Metallurgical Plant is to blame for the Daldykon River’s new color. Norilsk Nickel, the man in charge of the plant, said that was absurd. According to him, there is no leak and the color of the river is indeed normalThe Russians are investigating. What will they find? We won’t speculate…

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Jeff is a self-proclaimed pragmatic futurist; that is, he has high hopes for absurd life-altering technologies which sound too good to be true, and probably are. Although he writes on a variety of subjects, his real passion is for technological innovation and the people who make it happen. By day, he enjoys fuzzy bunnies, kittens, puppies, roller coasters and a sardonic written word or two. By night, he’s busy running MMR, replaying a random Final Fantasy game, or pretending to be Batman. He currently resides in Upstate NY.