11 Treatment Of Waste Water In The Gulf Of Finland

Treatment Of Waste Water In The Gulf Of Finland

Saint-Petersburg central aeration station located near the Gulf of Finland takes in sewage wastes that come
from the central part of the city. Let's see how they process the water before it enters the Gulf.
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5 Long-Awaited Return to the Wild

Long-Awaited Return to the Wild

The story about one brave seal named Rusik and his coming back to the
natural conditions after long medical treatment in a pet hospital.
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17 The Dirtiest City On The Planet

The Dirtiest City On The Planet

In pursuit of useful minerals humans tend to forget the importance of ecological situation. In case such carelessness continues, our planet can soon be turned into
another Mars. Today we'll get a chance to come across one example of human unthoughtful behavior. Welcome to Karabash, the dirtiest city on the planet.
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6 Cufut Qale: the Ancient Cave City of the Crimea

Cufut Qale: the Ancient Cave City of the Crimea

Çufut Qale is an ancient cave city located in the Crimea, not far away from Bakhchisaray. People call it in many different ways - "Air City", "Forty Fortifications", "Jewish Fortress" and "Fortress of Valuables". Çufut Qale seems to be the only well-preserved example of
the medieval architecture of the Crimea. The fortress was built in the 14th century and over a long period of time a lot of different peoples lived there. Still, the city is mainly known as "Jewish" because of the Karaites, the followers of Judaism.
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14 Show Me Your Hands

Show Me Your Hands

Sometimes a man's hands can tell you more than his portrait... In this post you'll see many wonderful hands: those
that played 5.000 concerts, dug up 150 tons of potatoes, conducted 20.000 operations and some others.
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14 Touching The Sky Of Kirgizia

Touching The Sky Of Kirgizia

Would you like to visit mountains that remained unconquered up to the invention of the airplane? The Tien Shan mountain is an
endless region that lies between Kazakhstan, Kyrgyistan and China. Many of its peaks have never been explored till now.
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26 The Reconstruction of One Bloody Battle of 1942

The Reconstruction of One Bloody Battle of 1942

Lately, the reconstruction of the battle of the 30th of July, 1942 has been held in the Russian city of Kirovsk. On that terrible day the soldiers of the Workers' and Peasants' Red Army (RKKA) fought against the Wehrmacht under the support of the Luftwaffe and jaeger! During this
reconstruction a lot of people were "killed", several pieces of equipment (including the heavy one) were destroyed... In the end of the battle the soldiers of the RKKA were forced to storm their own positions!!! Many photos of this event are inside the post.
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21 The Main Muslim Center of Russia

The Main Muslim Center of Russia

At the end of the XVIII century Empress Catherine II issued a decree to form the Ufa Mohammedan Spiritual Assembly of the Law, headed by the Mufti. Since then, Ufa became the center of Muslim Russia. In 1998 one of
the most unusual and beautiful mosques - Lala-Tulip was built in Ufa. Today we'll see it inside and outside, talk about this cultural and religious center, and see views from one of minarets.
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10 Rescue Task Units Of the Black Sea Fleet

Rescue Task Units Of the Black Sea Fleet

Let's examine lifesaving gear used by
rescuers of the Sevastopol fleet.
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31 Who Wants an Apartment In Vladivostok?

Who Wants an Apartment In Vladivostok?

One square meter in this apartment block in Vladivostok costs 100,000 rubles (3600 dollars) and that is not a joke. Probably the
high prize is due to a comfortable district, three universities and bus stops beside it. Let's see the apartments closer.
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