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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8 Turret Battery 981

Turret Battery 981

The coastal turret battery № 981, named after Klim Voroshilov, is located on Russkiy Island, in the Russian Far East. It is about to celebrate its 80th anniversary. Built in 1934, it used to represent the combat power of
Russia in the Pacific Ocean, today it's part of an historic museum. The calibre of the battery is 305 mm. In all of the entire post-Soviet territory, a similar battery is only to be found in Sevastopol, Russia.
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7 MILEX 2014: Exhibition of Arms And Military Machinery

MILEX 2014: Exhibition of Arms And Military Machinery

Milex-2014 is an exhibition of arms and military machinery that attracts many buyers from other countries, from Asia and Africa. They are not coming for seeing, but for making serious
contracts. We want to show you the pictures from the event held in Minsk, Belarus, that united 140 companies this year. Italy and China presented their exhibits for the first time.
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1 Nanosatellite Launch In Russia

Nanosatellite Launch In Russia

This time we're going to a place in the Orenburg region close to the Russian-Kazakh border to see how a remote
sensing satellite on a heavy Russian ballistic missile RS-20 "Dnieper" is launched into space from the silo.
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