8 Cemetry For the Fukushima Nuclear Wastes?

Cemetry For the Fukushima Nuclear Wastes?

"Mayak" is a nuclear fuel reprocessing plant in Russia. Today we'll visit a nuclear fuel recycling plant called RT-1 which is
just one link in the "Mayak" chain system. The plant deals with acceptance and recycling of processed nuclear fuel.
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10 The Olympic City of 2014

The Olympic City of 2014

Today we'll take a walk along streets
of the future Olympic city, Sochi.
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8 Coloured Pictures of Old Moscow, Part II

Coloured Pictures of Old Moscow, Part II

Some more photographs made by Branson DeCou during his trip to Moscow in 1931
and later colored with aniline dyes. Very atmospheric pictures. Enjoy!
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11 Chocolate Kamasutra: Two Temptations In One

Chocolate Kamasutra: Two Temptations In One

Meet chocolate temptation that has acquired
great popularity in Russia and Ukraine.
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7 The Revived City of Borovsk

The Revived City of Borovsk

Borovsk is a small and very old city located not far from Moscow. It's a unique place imbued with history and housing more than 50 churches. Until the recent moment, the city was virtually dying. Its condition was really bad and most of its population (15.000
people) moved to Moscow. Neither city nor church authorities wanted to restore it... Fortunately, there was an artist who wished to bring it to life. He painted people on the walls and windows of the buildings, and the city became alive again!
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19 An Alternative Place To Live In

An Alternative Place To Live In

How could you imagine that in the center of a capital
residential district in Ukraine one would see this...
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5 The Final Destination

The Final Destination

People are always in a hurry and no one
wants to wait or give way to others.
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6 Construction of The Krasnoyarsk Subway

Construction of The Krasnoyarsk Subway

The fact that Krasnoyarsk  has a subway or rather is under construction is not known to many. The project is underway and it is predicted to start operation in 2012 with 3 stations. The project is meant to have 3
lines and over 30 stations. The construction began way back in 1993, but due to lack of funds it was stalled. Currently, the construction has resumed and work is at full swing to meet the 2012 deadline.
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6 Siege Of Sevastopol 1854-1855 In A Panorama

Siege Of Sevastopol 1854-1855 In A Panorama

The panorama of the siege of Sevastopol in 1854-1955 tells the story about the 349-days heroic repelling the enemy's storm. The author of this panorama is the founder of Russian
panoramic art, Francis Rubo (1856-1928), the professor of a class of battle painting in the Saint-Petersburg Academy of Arts and then the real member of this academy.
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58 7 Abandoned Wonders of the USSR

7 Abandoned Wonders of the USSR

The USSR has ceased to exist but its monuments still haunt the minds of millions. There are hundreds and thousands of artifacts reminding of the intense construction of the
"bright future" which never arrived. So let's take a closer look at the seven most interesting "wonders" of the USSR, all abandoned and left to the mercy of fate.
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