6 Responsible For Firing Fireworks In Moscow

Responsible For Firing Fireworks In Moscow

On February 23rd, over 4,500 viewers could enjoy watching a firework show in the Moscow
sky. They fired the fireworks to celebrate Defendant of the Motherland's Day.
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16 The True Defender

The True Defender

This 156-meter long monster is a true Motherland's defender. The guided missile destroyer Bespokoiny is powered with a total
of eight Moskit 3M80E missiles, two Shtil surface-to-air missile systems, 130-mm artillery complex and so on.
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4 Assorted Russia, Part 49

Assorted Russia, Part 49

A 24-year-old tattoo artist from Naberezhnye Chelny named Timur find out a way how to create a spiritual alliance with his cat. He sent his
favorite to sleep for an hour and made a tattoo on its chest. The sign means 'Seize the moment' but there is a spelling mistake.
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4 Soviet Cars That Were Modern Once, Part 2

Soviet Cars That Were Modern Once, Part 2

Let's take another tour of the Military-Technical Museum
located in Ivanovo Village, the Moscow Region.
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3 Metro Trains And Steam Engines: Present And Past

Metro Trains And Steam Engines: Present And Past

Have you ever witnessed construction of a metro train or seen a real steam engine of
the last century? The photos related to the topics are presented in the post.
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2 Hot Sandunovskie Baths

Hot Sandunovskie Baths

Moscow citizens used to have a tradition to take a bath once a week, on Saturday, and on special occasions. Back then however, baths were primitive and poorly equipped. Only at the turn of the 18th century, Moscow saw first baths which could be compared with best Turkish and Italian baths in
the quality of service, exterior design and interior. Today, on February 23rd, when Russia celebrates its Defender of the Fatherland Day, we want to tell you about one of the most manlike places in Moscow – men’s department of Sandunovskie Baths (or Sanduny).
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3 World Famous Azerbaijani Pomegranate Juice

World Famous Azerbaijani Pomegranate Juice

Azerbaijan’s trademark is pomegranates and the whole world is aware of it because 98% of produce of the AZNAR Factory goes for export. Today, we are going to visit the two largest canning factories in Azerbaijan, namely AZNAR (Grante) and Gabalinsky Canning Factory (Jale). The history of Azerbaijan is inseparably linked to the culture of pomegranate cultivation. Traditionally, pomegranates have been cultivated in almost every region of Azerbaijan. The pomegranates growing in the Geokchai District are most often used for juice production.
Geokchai pomegranates have won an international recognition and became a synonym of "true Azerbaijani pomegranates". The secret of this magnificent taste and guaranteed quality is a unique area microclimate and soil composition, which is not seen anywhere else in the world. They need 3 kg of pomegranates to make one liter of pomegranate juice. AZNAR produces both bottled juice (up to 15,000 bottles of juice daily) and concentrated juice in aseptic containers to deliver to the customer.
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1 Subway Construction In Almaty

Subway Construction In Almaty

In 1978 the Soviet authorities approved the general plan of the city of Almaty indicating the first subway line. In 1980 the Soviet Government signed a decree that ordered to start the construction of a
subway in Almaty. The actual construction started in 1988 and was paid by the Soviet budget while Kazakhstan incurred only indirect expenditures. Let us see how the process is being developed today.
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11 What Interesting You Can Find In Andijan, Uzbekistan

What Interesting You Can Find In Andijan, Uzbekistan

Andijan with a population of about 323,900 people is the fourth-largest city in Uzbekistan and the capital of the Andijan
Province. It is located in the east of the country, near the border with Kyrgyzstan on the Andijan-Say River.
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5 Ant Tales By Andrey Pavlov

Ant Tales By Andrey Pavlov

Those are real ants photographed by Andrey Pavlov. The ants in his photographs
behave either naturally or follow the photographer's instructions.
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