Altai Mountains

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a mountain range in central Asia that extends a thousand miles from Kazakhstan eastward into western Mongolia and northern China

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However, the Altai Mountains are not as high, as steep, or harsh as ranges to the southwest that hold other races of argali, including Marco Polo and Tien Shan (O.
A previous report (Kharuk et al., 2013) stated the species in association with dominance Larix sibirica in the Kuznetzky Altai Mountains, Siberia, where receive annual precipitation of 562mm and the elevation range is 600-1300 m.a.s.l.
Among the thousands of bone fragments excavated from an ancient cave in the Altai mountains in Siberia, scientists have identified an inch-long shard that belonged to a rare hominin hybrid: a female with a Denisovan dad and a Neanderthal mom.
Altai is a Russian republic in southern Siberia whose terrain encompasses the Altai Mountains and surrounding tundra, alpine meadows and thousands of lakes.
Human remains with tattoos, late 4th-early 3rd century BC, Pazyryk 2 burial mound, Altai mountains, southern Siberia, 193x239cm.
Because her homestead is located in the remote Mongolian Altai Mountains, she needs to live in a boarding school on weekdays with other girls her age.
The PS3 million campaign, the latest in the saga that began in 1968, is set in the Altai Mountains over the Mongolian steppe and features flying sequences, a Mongolian tribe and stampeding yak.
"It was really funny, everyone must have thought I took my job a bit too seriously!" Set in Mongolia, the 90-second advert features Patrick battling through the Altai Mountains to deliver a box of Milk Tray to an exotic yurt, a round tent used by nomads in Central Asia.
Then, against the backdrop of the Altai mountains, he parachutes down, lands beside a group of tribesmen raging fire, starts a stampede of horses and jumps on a passing stallion.
Discovered in Mongolia's Altai Mountains, the exceptionally well-preserved mummy, believed to have been a commoner, was buried with her earthly possessions -- including a pair of shoes that bear more than a passing resemblance to Adidas sneakers.
Somewhere in spectacular snowcapped Altai Mountains of western Mongolia there is a mysterious object that people are willing to kill for.
NEW YORK -- Evalar says that it cultivates more than 30 varieties of herbs in the pristine Altai Mountains, a biodiverse and sparsely populated region in southern Siberia, for use in its dietary supplements that are reliably pure, gluten-free, non-GMO and natural.
The Ob and the Irtysh rivers begin in the Altai Mountains, along Russia's border with Mongolia, and flow northwest toward the Arctic Ocean.