The Soviet era was full of scientific achivements that became foundation for further Russian science and technology for many years ahead. Some of the experiments might seem to be almost shocking today.
The most notable faces from the Soviet world of science and technology of 1959, research institutes, interesting scientific objects and experiments are inside the post.
Alexander N. Nesmeyanov, president of the Soviet Academy of Science.
At the building of the Soviet Academy of Science.
Soviet chemist Nikolay N, Semenov, one of the founders of chemical physics.
Soviet centre of the Soviet Academy of Science.
The main astronomic observatory of the Russian Academy of Science.