3 In The Hangar of the Air Forces Museum of Safonovo

In The Hangar of the Air Forces Museum of Safonovo

We are back to the museum of air forces of the Russian Northern Fleet (Safonovo, Murmansk region)
to visit its hangar occupied by engines, armament, blades and other interesting stuff.
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3 Soviet Living Room: Great Miniature DIY Project

Soviet Living Room: Great Miniature DIY Project

What did an ordinary Soviet living room look like back in the 70s? The living room belonging to some granny. One Russian girl did a great job to show you how it looked. Her miniature project, made in 1:12 scale, is very impressive. The
author used foam board, balsa, veneer, adhesive tape, LEDs, natural silk, bamboo, glass, mirrors, acrylic paints, wire, leather, various caps and cans... And only the sewing machine was store-bought. The details are awesome!
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5 Moscow Subway Construction: How It All Started

Moscow Subway Construction: How It All Started

These are old scanned pictures depicting construction of the Moscow subway. They were working 40 meters deep under the ground to make a huge palace with big and spacious halls,
wide corridors. New methods and equipment, previously unknown, were applied to the construction. That task was very hard but highly interesting at the same time.
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1 Life And Work at the Bolonsky Nature Reserve

Life And Work at the Bolonsky Nature Reserve

This post is about the Bolonsky reserve and one architect who willingly chose life in subhuman conditions. Vladimir maintains order in his portable cabin, standing
lonely at spring Muchien, in the Khabarovsk region, Russia. Last year this territory was completely flooded, the aftermath is still visible everywhere.
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8 Some Old Basements May Hide Something Interesting

Some Old Basements May Hide Something Interesting

One Russian blogger who likes to visit different abandoned places found a protective door in the basement of an abandoned building. The
basement could actually be just an ordinary basement or have a shelter inside, but not this one, this one was special...
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8 Soviet Navy Commanders of 1950s

Soviet Navy Commanders of 1950s

It's the Cold War. The Soviet army seems like a threat to the Western World. Who are they, these blood-thirsty (as portrayed by the media) leaders of the savage (as portrayed by the media!) armies preparing to invade the stronghold
of the civilized world? Here are a few. Photos of a few glorious Russian commanders, specifically the chief commander of the Soviet Black Sea fleet (based in Crimea) and his deputies and helpers. Back in 1954.
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10 Tu 144: Welcome Inside!

Tu 144: Welcome Inside!

Civil supersonic aviation practically does not exist. As for the Tu-144, only a few planes have been preserved to our times and it's very hard to get inside one of them.
This one from Ulyanovsk, Russia, has been luckily restored to a flying condition. We are going to get inside of it, but let's hurry up, we're short of time.
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4 30 Minutes Flight Around Moscow

30 Minutes Flight Around Moscow

We are going to join the team of "Helicopters of Russia" holding company to
enjoy a 30-minute flight around Moscow. Too many pics but they deserve it!
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1 Rus Grand Motor Ship In And Out

Rus Grand Motor Ship In And Out

We are about to visit the motor ship "Rus Grand" moored in Cheboksary, Russia.
Let's check out how the ship looks inside and what facilities it has.
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5 Worse Side of the Russian North

Worse Side of the Russian North

A trip to the end of the world that is called Chukotka. It's really hard to live there and it seems that the climate prevents people from building roads and houses and existing normally.
The underpopulated region as it was, started to be abandoned in the 1990s-2000s, they were leaving home towns and settlements... We are going to visit some of them today.
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