1 Exotic Russian Tiles with Old Soviet House Windows [photos]

Exotic Russian Tiles with Old Soviet House Windows [photos]

Some producer makes exotic tiles with photographs of the old Soviet apartment building windows. Many of
the windows have people watching into the window which makes it even more interesting to look at. 
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8 Rescuing World War II Plane Spent 76 Years in Swamps, Well Preserved [photos]

Rescuing World War II Plane Spent 76 Years in Swamps, Well Preserved [photos]

Already two years history enthusiasts try to rescue pieces of evidence and remains from the WW2 plane crash. It crashed into
swamps which makes it much harder to access it. This year they got advanced and found a pilot body, one of the two.
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7 Russian Empire in Full Color [photos]

Russian Empire in Full Color [photos]

Just to remind you if you didn't see - there is a Prokudin-Gorsky photographer exist who made tens of photos of Russian Empire in
color. They are not colorized later - they were actual color captured back then, 100 and more years ago. Here are some of them.
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8 Disappearing Mosaics of Soviet Country: The Lost Art [photos]

Disappearing Mosaics of Soviet Country: The Lost Art [photos]

People often called them propaganda. Well it is so, as it was made to glorify the ideology. Buildings were decorated with mosaics of happy and idealized Soviet citizens. Difference science achievements were glorified. Heroes
were the main topic of those murals - heroes of war and heroes of peaceful work. Nowadays you can meet them less and less often, as they decline and decay and nobody preserve those. Here are some of those works.
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22 What if Soviet Union Stayed in Twenty-First Century? [photos]

What if Soviet Union Stayed in Twenty-First Century? [photos]

What if USSR didn't collapse and stayed till year 2050? This was a fantasy of the creators of this new show on Russian TV. They tried to set the scene in nearest future. The story begins how the Russian time traveller went to year 1986 and
prevented the Chernobyl accident from the happening. Then he got back into his year and found out that his reality has changed: no more Russian Federation, but Soviet Union was in 21st century!  And here how it looked like.
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1 Turbo Volga GAZ-66 Car [photos]

Turbo Volga GAZ-66 Car [photos]

Another example of Russian self made car. Now the man took iconic Soviet army favorite
GAZ-66 4x4 truck and a Soviet Volga executive car and combined them in one big suv.
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2 Classical Paintings Heroes Living in Modern Day Russia [photos]

Classical Paintings Heroes Living in Modern Day Russia [photos]

What if classical painting heroes were living in modern day Russia? Here are
some examples how two realities could be possibly blend in together.
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8 Girl Posts Photos from Her Russian Prison Cell [photos]

Girl Posts Photos from Her Russian Prison Cell [photos]

Since recently cell phones with Internet became a thing worldwide they became an important part of prison smuggle operations. Now most of the incarceration places around Russia got them inside. So
people post often photos how they live inside those places, not very rare thing. However we see for the first time someone of the female prison population post their photos openly.
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4 Aero Minor: The Gift to the Stalin [photos]

Aero Minor: The Gift to the Stalin [photos]

Today it's sort of a date in Russia - sixty five years since Stalin's death. For such an occassion here is a piece of history connected with the
man. This old car was a gift to Stalin from Czechoslovakia. It was lost for over fifty years and in year 2013 resurfaced again.
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1 Mystically Attractive Fog Night Photos of the Cities and Villages [photos]

Mystically Attractive Fog Night Photos of the Cities and Villages [photos]

Night and early mornings foggy photos of different places -
cities and villages around. Pretty much captivating to look at.
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