3 Ghost Mill Miles From Nowhere

Ghost Mill Miles From Nowhere

The Russian region of Kolyma is famous for its rich gold and tin fields. Cassiterite started to be extracted here back in the 1930s when it was realized it made no sense to bring it from England when
they could get it in the Magadan region. The mine named after Sergey Lazo and the Factory of Chapaev were both opened in 1940. They had big plans which were not fated to be executed.
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5 Submarine B 396: One of the Best Moscow Museums

Submarine B 396: One of the Best Moscow Museums

Submarine B-396 is one of the most popular Moscow museums, but this photo story will not repeat what has already been shown or told. The diesel-electric submarine B-396 "Novosibirsk Komsomolets" was built in 1980 to be used as part of the
Northern Fleet and sail to the Mediterranean Sea, North and South Atlantic, western coast of Africa, in the Barents and Norwegian Seas. The submarine was decommissioned in 1998 and exhibited in the Naval museum in 2006.
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0 What Cosmonauts See That We Dont

What Cosmonauts See That We Dont

Cosmonaut is a profession many boys and girls still dream about. Indeed, it must be cool to be up there in space looking at the miniature Earth and the stars, to take part in interesting experiments, to
contribute to modern science and space exploration. Russian cosmonaut, Oleg Artemiyev, shares what he sees from space and inside the spacecraft with all of us. His pictures are amazing.
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3 Mercedes Turns Into Rolls Royce Phantom

Mercedes Turns Into Rolls Royce Phantom

While some people dream of having a Rolls-Royce or Maserati, others just try to make their own out of what they have.
We are going to the Karaganda region of Kazakhstan to meet one local master who made his dreams come true.
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1 1950s In the Industrial Russian City

1950s In the Industrial Russian City

Pictures of Ukta, an industrial city of the Komi Republic, Russia, taken in the 1950s by an
unknown photographer. Back then bears playing with kids in the yard was a normal reality!
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4 Saint Petersburg By Anton Vaganov

Saint Petersburg By Anton Vaganov

Several days ago we showed you some pictures of Saint-Petersburg's roofs taken by Anton Vaganov. Today we present to
you more astonishing photographs of the city itself, Anton was kind enough to share them with EnglishRussia.
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3 Mid Summer Snow

Mid Summer Snow

Another miracle of nature occurred on July 12th. Those who live in the Chelyabinsk region and in Ural,
Russia, could "enjoy" snow falling in the middle of summer. In some areas snow was as thick as 5-10 cm!
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2 Incredible Hole In the Ground

Incredible Hole In the Ground

The size of this hole is so huge that people may come down into it on several Mi-8 helicopters, as they say. The place is situated not far from the largest Yamal gas reserve, a powerful underground stream is heard from
the bottom. What you can see around the hole is a forest, the soil around the hole was thrown out. No explosive works had been carried out in the area, so it's hard to explain why the hole appeared there.
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6 The Day When You Need a Steel Umbrella On the Beach

The Day When You Need a Steel Umbrella On the Beach

It's neither an attack of aliens, nor a meteorite shower, it's Siberian hail that
came after a long heatwave... This could be called the picture of the day!
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5 High On Roofs of Saint Petersburg

High On Roofs of Saint Petersburg

EnglishRussia wants to thank Anton (Avisman) for sending us these magical pictures taken from the
roofs of Saint-Petersburg. It's another proof that views from up there can be really awesome.
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