December 21 is the winter solstice. It is today all over the northern hemisphere daylight hours will be the shortest. In Yakutsk, the sun shines only for 5 hours 8 minutes and 32 seconds. But from tomorrow the sun will shine longer, as the Yakuts say "step by step like a mouse."
North-Eastern Federal University researchers together with colleagues from the South Korean Sooam Biotech Research Foundation Professor Hwang Kyu Chang and his assistant John Jang Han worked to identify the DNA of ancient fossils.
The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic had a meeting with representatives of MILSET. In 2018 Yakutia will host International intellectual Games, and in June 2017 -International Research School.