In The Shadows of Sochi
Is Vladimir Putin using a heavy hand to make sure the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, are the best ever? Does that leopard he just wrestled to the ground have spots? Check out the consequences.
There's a reason exiles dreaded being packed off to Siberia. While retracing the path of a doomed 19th-century U.S. polar expedition in the Russian High Arctic, we encounter swarming mosquitoes, a few Kalashnikovs, an island lost in time, the burial site of ten brave men, and a haunting beauty like nothing we've ever seen.