0 Another Frozen Flood Accident: Freezing Town of Dudinka

Another Frozen Flood Accident: Freezing Town of Dudinka

You see this car? It's almost a meter deep frozen into the ice. Why is that? Yet another horrible accident midst winter cold when the pipes got
ruptured and nobody seemed to care for time enough for tens of cars were flooded and frozen. See more photos of this aftermath inside:

9 Meet Russian Android Robot Avatar

Meet Russian Android Robot Avatar

Today Russian self moving, self shooting android human like robot called "Avatar" was presented for
the President and top military. See more photos and video of the innovation in action inside:

28 Boris Yeltsin in American Supermarket

Boris Yeltsin in American Supermarket

In 1989 Boris Yeltsin, at times just a Soviet parliament and High Council member, has visited United States of America with an unofficial visit. The program of the visit consisted of visiting different landmarks like a Lindon Johnes Space center in Texas etc, but Yeltsin also wanted to see how regular Americans live so he headed directly to the grocery store he saw
on the street.  The journalists that were with him on a trip were telling Yeltsin was pretty much shocked by the diversity in the store and was waving his hands all the time - like here on a photo. Inside you can see more photos of him in a store and also a short video which can help you understand why Yeltsin was surprised that much:

8 Spending a Day on an Atomic Icebreaker

Spending a Day on an Atomic Icebreaker

People of course spend their days differently, one from another, and for example this man, Russian blogger Gennadiy was invited to spend a day on a Russian atomic icebreaker while it was docked in Murmansk port. He accepted the invitation and took
his camera with him so now we all also can share this event with him and see the life inside of the icebreaker. We can see what the crew is eating, meet the captain, so how the work space of the captain looks like etc. Let's see!

5 Kamaz 63969 Armored Vehicle

Kamaz 63969 Armored Vehicle

Sometimes we post new armored vehicles they keep producing with constantly high pace - looks like each year a few of those appear, being tested, get their plates to become fully legal etc
etc. And this is a new one - the KAMAZ (the biggest Russian truck building brand) 63969 model code. Want to see it inside totally ruined with automatic guns? Then you got it:

9 At Night in Moscow

At Night in Moscow

If you wonder whats going on in the biggest Russian city during nights then this is what. A pretty nice photo illustration by the photographer Evgeni who went to see one night what is up on
Moscow streets. I am not sure if this "show" is daily or not but at least here are the photos proving that at least one bear is taking part in this too - in the muzzle on his mouth:

10 Taxi Driver Has a Squirrel as a Pet

Taxi Driver Has a Squirrel as a Pet

In Minsk, Belarus one taxi cab driver carries a squirrel pet with him all the day while he is on his job. "Lately people were telling us that they were given a ride by some guy who had a squirrel inside his
cab, so we went to the taxi cab company and they confirmed they have a driver with  a squirrel", says the local journalist from Minsk. See a bit more inside about this guy and his squirrel:

5 Strange Phenomena in Night Skies

Strange Phenomena in Night Skies

The people living in Blagoveshensk, Russia - its Russian Far East - have reported a strange phenomena they were able to see on Friday
night. Just see the photos to understand what it looked like. Also inside there is a guess on what it might be actually:

7 Close to the Bears

Close to the Bears

Russian wild life photographer Andrei has got used to making photos of the bears of Kamchatka however even he was amazed by this particular photo session
when he got on his camera how the bear mom with a few little cubs got as close to the photographer as probably he could pet the cubs. See inside:

17 Russian Peasants and Their Craft Jobs

Russian Peasants and Their Craft Jobs

Sometimes now you might hear the word "artisan" which often said to make things look skillfully  made and good. However hundred something years ago all over the world things mainly were "artisan" - made by local craftsman. If we know some traditional craftsmen of the West and their craft survived till our days (this is what they sell as "artisan" now) the old Russian crafts on contrary is very much lost, mostly due
to the Soviet intent for collectivization and industrialization. However there are still some old photos depicting old Russian artisans - mainly peasants at their craft with captions what exactly they do. For example the man on the photo on top is a master barrel maker at work. Let's see a few more of the skilled men of past inside, some of these jobs you can't meet nowadays at all:

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