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Old 03-25-2013, 08:41 PM   #4556
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Originally Posted by mario33 View Post
When in Google maps, turn on 'pictures'. You'll see geotagged pictures of those 'new' huts, believed to be built in Lykovs' place. More pictures made by the same photographer here, including those of Agafia Lykova: Pics were made in 2009.
Originally Posted by Colebatch View Post
Its interesting info ... there are indeed a couple of roofed building there at that spot in the middle of nowhere. No roads. trails or anything. Amazing....
Originally Posted by rdwalker View Post
This is a closeup of the structures visible on Google sat view:

Remember this discussion of the Lykov hermits, a couple of months ago?

Guess what: the Sibirsky crew was leading the way in cultural exploration, with general media following only now.

I just opened my copy of "The Week", which arrived today. What do I see: a feature article on the Lykovs!

It seems it is the same article that was mentioned by redroom. Old-hat news for the readers of this thread.
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