37 Greatest Russian Inventions

Greatest Russian Inventions

200 years ago people still did not have electricity, good vehicles, television, mobile phones, Internet and other things we
cannot do without today. Some of the most significant inventions were made by Russians, and here they are...
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3 Party In a Russian Star Wars Fan Club

Party In a Russian Star Wars Fan Club

People love "Star Wars" all around the world. Russia is not an exception. These are
some pictures from a party arranged in a Star Wars fan club somewhere in Russia.
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0 Palm Tree Made From Plastic Bottles

Palm Tree Made From Plastic Bottles

Some creativity may give another, new life to things we don't need anymore, like empty plastic
bottles. With this in mind, one Russian family made a nice palm tree for their yard.
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53 Semi-dressed Captured Ukrainian Soldiers Forced to Jump

Semi-dressed Captured Ukrainian Soldiers Forced to Jump

After the soldiers of Ukrainian army "Donbass" regiment were captured they were reportedly forced to jump and shout "Those who
don't jump are the protectors of their homeland, those who jump are the ....(censored)". Semi dressed. Video is inside.
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3 On The Roads of North Ossetia

On The Roads of North Ossetia

Traveling in North Ossetia is rather enjoyable mainly because of breathtaking views all around. We are
going to join the blogger who calls himself "zavodfoto" to travel along the roads of the region.
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3 Postwar Hunger And Dolphin Catchers

Postwar Hunger And Dolphin Catchers

Tuapse, in the Krasnodar region of Russia, 1947. Dolphins are being caught in the sea to be subsequently
killed and eaten by hungry people. Many dolphins were injured and killed in the process of catching...
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6 Big Russian Aviation Factory

Big Russian Aviation Factory

The aviation factory of Ulan-Ude, Russia, is the only enterprise in the country that makes both aircraft and helicopters. In its 75-year long history, it has made over nine thousand flying vehicles.
Today, products of the factory are successfully used in Russia and other states of the world (more than 40 countries throughtout Europe, Asia, Africa, South America, Australia, Oceania...).
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2 Stars of the First Soviet Skyscrapers

Stars of the First Soviet Skyscrapers

The so-called "Seven Sisters" are seven buildings which became the first Soviet skyscrapers in the time of Stalin. For a long period of time they remained the highest buildings in Europe. Initially they planned to build eight of them, they even made a stylobate in Zaryadye, but finally they constructed the "Rossiya" hotel on it. Today, there are seven "skyscrapers of Stalin": Moscow State
University on the Vorobyovy Hills, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, two residential ones, and two hotels - "Ukraine" (Radisson Royal) and "Leningrad" (Hilton Leningradskaya). Stars are only on six of them because the spire of the building accommodating the Ministry of Foreign Affairs was too fragile to hold a star. They are all different and made from different materials.
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13 Stealing Bike Like a Pro

Stealing Bike Like a Pro

This is how one can steal a bike and hide
his face from the security cameras...
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1 The Day of Antaeus Planes

The Day of Antaeus Planes

We have never seen so many "Antaeus" planes in one place. Migalovo air field gave us such an
opportunity just recently. "Antaeus" is a heavy turboprop transport aircraft that never stops smiling...
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