12 Wallsized USSR Map Made of Gemstones

Wallsized USSR Map Made of Gemstones

This unique map is located in the geological museum of Saint-Petersburg. It is made from gemstones in the Florentine and
Russian mosaic technique. 45 000 gemstones 4-6 mm (0.15-0.23 inches) thick were used to make the panel of the map.
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8 National Geographic Visits to the USSR

National Geographic Visits to the USSR

So popular National Geographic used to write much about Russia / Soviet Union as well. Here
is a nice selection of Soviet images from National Geographic magazines dated 1976-78.
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19 Popular Training Location in Kiev

Popular Training Location in Kiev

Life is full of amazing things we don't even know about. When we have a chance to see them we
feel bright emotions and delight. One of such things is an unusual gym in Kiev, Ukraine.
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4 Video: Help From Russian Rambo

Video: Help From Russian Rambo

If someone has a problem on the road you should not stay indifferent! Who knows how soon you will
need help yourself. It's good to see that Russian still has strong and polite people like this.
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7 Some of the Russian Handguns

Some of the Russian Handguns

Not far from Moscow there was held an exhibition of handguns that was devoted to the 70th anniversary of the Soviet victory in the battle for Stalingrad. Those
who came there could see well-known handguns, rifles and machine guns from the times of WWII and modern ones.You are invited to the exhibition, too.
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8 Video: First Time At the Gas Station

Video: First Time At the Gas Station

This young woman is probably at the gas station for the first time. She was consulting someone of the phone but it didn't help her
anyway. So she paid the money and left with nothing. The driver who was standing behind could fuel his car for free...
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7 The Tiny World of Snails

The Tiny World of Snails

A Ukrainian photographer Vyacheslav Mischenko from Berdichev is a true master of macro photography! We are going
to present you his series of works looking at which you will find yourself in the tiny world of snails.
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1 Video: Helicopter Lands On the Road

Video: Helicopter Lands On the Road

We have
already seen
unexpected tank on the road but this time it's gonna be a helicopter! It was flying low over the road and finally landed making the drivers surprised they left their cars and started shooting the vehicle with their cams. Read more...
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2 Video: Weird Pedestrian Gives Way to the Car

Video: Weird Pedestrian Gives Way to the Car

Such a ninja or a gymnast was caught by the cam of the author. He gave
way to the driver in a very unusual way demostrating his skills.
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4 Being A Guest In the Georgian House

Being A Guest In the Georgian House

Georgia is a hospitable country. And the best way to know the country is to be a guest in one of its houses. To see how people live from
inside. So today we invite you to one Gerogian house where we'll see how grapes are gathered to become wine, chacha or churchkhela.
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