25 Ashgabat: The New Life of the Old City

Ashgabat: The New Life of the Old City

Ashgabat is the capital and largest city of Turkmenistan. Now it's being actively reconstructed.
Day by day it becomes more and more modern and beautiful. Let's take a look at it.
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7 Everyday Deeds Of Firemen

Everyday Deeds Of Firemen

There are heroes among us who keep accomplishing feats every day
without paying attention to it. Let us see how they work.
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12 Abandoned Repair Station Of Break Equipment

Abandoned Repair Station Of Break Equipment

It always seems strange when places that were popular once are now left abandoned. Repairs of break equipment related to a rolling stock is
carried out at special stations. The stations can be located on the territory of a factory or in a small building like the one in the picture.
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5 Small Part Of Russian Cultural Heritage

Small Part Of Russian Cultural Heritage

Welcome to a place that is included into Russia's national heritage, was built for Catherine the Great and
designed by the famous Russian architect Matvei Kazakov in 1775-82. It is the Petrovsky Palace.
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9 Back In History: The Battle Of Alma

Back In History: The Battle Of Alma

Reconstruction of the renown battle of Alma of 1854 took place in Vilino village, Crimea.
The activity is carried out for the 4th time and gains more importance every year.
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7 The New Rig Called Northern Lights

The New Rig Called Northern Lights

A new half-plunge drilling rig "Northern Lights" arrived at the Kholmsk port. This setting was built by the order of "Gazflot", the subsidiary company of "Gazprom", for the construction of exploratory and development boreholes in severe climatic conditions. This huge project was realised in record time with the Vyborg
shipbuilding factory and the company Samsung. The drilling rig "Northern Lights" is considered to be the most modern and the largest in the world among rigs of its class, it is equipped with high-tech drilling, geophysical, navigation and electric equipment from leading Russian and foreign companies.
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8 Zombie Walk 2011 In Kiev

Zombie Walk 2011 In Kiev

Another zombie parade that took place in Kiev is not yet such a large-scale activity
as it is in other countries of the world. It is still a lot of fun though.
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15 Kazan: the City of Contrasts

Kazan: the City of Contrasts

Kazan is a city where Muslims and Christians peacefully live together. The former capital of the Khanate of Kazan has recently celebrated its millennium, but it doesn't produce the impression of an
ancient city. Mosques, churches and not numerous wooden houses go well with pompous modern architecture. The ancient Kremlin and high-rise glass buildings make Kazan the city of contrasts...
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12 Quick Look At Some Russian Cities

Quick Look At Some Russian Cities

It is easy to enjoy the beauty of Russian cities even if you are time limited and can't stop and see
all the sights in detail. Today we'll drive by some cities and take pictures of their sights.
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25 The Main Center of the Russian Space Forces

The Main Center of the Russian Space Forces

The Space Forces are a separate branch of the armed forces of the Russian Federation responsible for the defense of Russia in
space. Today we'll visit their main center and look at those people and devices that control the situation in space.
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