7 News From Russian Roads, Part 36

News From Russian Roads, Part 36

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16 The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery

The factory "Tyazhmash" was founded in 1941 in Syzran and now it is one of leading enterprises of the heavy, power and transport engineering. The company has six main production areas: heat and power, crushing and grinding,
conveying equipment, equipment for nuclear power plants and for the cement industry and other specialized equipment. Launch facilities of the Plesetsk and Baikonur cosmodromes were manufactured at this factory.
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12 A Trip Round the Globe

A Trip Round the Globe

Here is a set of pictures made by a pilot-cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin during the flight of the 25th
expedition to the International Space Station. Click on the photos to see full scale images.
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16 The Most Beautiful and Mysterious Part of Georgia

The Most Beautiful and Mysterious Part of Georgia

Svaneti is one of the most beautiful parts of Georgia and the highest inhabited area in the Caucasus. It's sometimes called the "land of
thousand towers" and its mountains hide the centuries of old culture, history and traditions. More details after the jump.
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50 Angel Or Devil?

Angel Or Devil?

In 1954 Vladimir Demikhov shocked the world by showing a monster created surgically, it was a two-headed dog. The scientist created this
animal in a lab on Moscow outskirts. He transplanted a head, shoulders and front legs of a puppy on a neck of an adult German shepherd.
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11 Ice-Cream Stars

Ice-Cream Stars

Russian independent agency created this Stoyn Ice-Cream that can boast of unique design and acidic colors. It is made in the form of characters famous
throughout the world such as Donald Duck, Marilyn Monroe, Mickey Mouse and Mario who got a chance to materialize and acquire the taste of an ice-cream.
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6 Faces of Heroes In Fire

Faces of Heroes In Fire

The memory of the victory erases the memory of the terrible outbreak of the war. But let's not forget the feats of Russian soldiers who gave their lives
for us. Like some talented guys from Yekaterinburg who made terrific graffiti using fire and bandages dedicated to 6 brave soldiers...
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49 The Second Chance For Buran

The Second Chance For Buran

After several years of rotting in the open air on docks in Tushino, the spacecraft Buran will be restored, then demonstrated at the air show MAKS-2013. Recently
the "Buran" was brought from Tushino to Zhukovsky, where it will be restored and displayed. So let's look at the pride of the Soviet space industry.
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6 Excursion to the Novosibirsk HPP

Excursion to the Novosibirsk HPP

Let's make an excursion to the Novosibirsk HPP. This time we won't use any technical
terms and will try to explain the principle of its work as accessibly as possible.
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13 A Supercar From St. Petersburg

A Supercar From St. Petersburg

One Russian man from St. Petersburg, Konstantin Myatnikov, has been engaged in the construction of
original homemade cars for more than 20 years. Here are some of his "brainchildren" inside the post.
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