Students @ Stetson University exploring Russian culture.
Неофициальный сайт студентов Стетсноского университета изучающих русский язык и культуру.
Monday, February 2, 2015
BREAKING NEWS! RUSSIAN POPULATION IS BEARS
The "real" population of Russia? Who would've guessed! But in all seriousness the population of Russia is no laughing matter. There are estimated 146 million people (with a population density of about 22 people per square mile) living in Russia as of this year which constitutes a mere 2% of the global population. Considering the shear size of Russia (6.6 million square miles) this undoubtedly comes as a surprise to some. However a closer look at the terrain of the mother land explains all. Russian climate varies with mild dry summers and long, harsh winters. Temperatures have reached as low as -82.5 degrees Celsius and the landscape provides little shelter with its sprawling vastness. With a land as unique as Russia, why wouldn't its people be likewise?