Oddly captivating street scenes (architecture, no people--you'll see why) from a treeless industrial outpost, which is also an island in the gulag archipelago. russiamagazine: PHOTO ESSAY OF THE WEEK: NORILSK, AN ARCTIC OASIS
Leninskiy Prospekt in Norilsk, Siberia, Russia ---- A city in the arctic dessert. A city without a single tree. A polar oasis. A place where colorful paint livens up the place as it does, far away and around the world in Nunavut.