6 The Lost Land

The Lost Land

The project called "Lost Chukotka" is an attempt to preserve the history of Chukotka of the twentieth century. This land used to have its settlements, its own culture, industry, military power, it was the place where many people tried to survive. Today these places are history. Besides there are no many people left
who can tell about this land, the land which is grown with tundra today. One photographer, who lives in Anadyr, Chukotka, has presented some photos of the land and called the project "Lost Chukotka". He was striving to visit as many Chukotian places as possible and show them to the world.
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1 Pilot Project: 25000 Toyota Suvs a Year

Pilot Project: 25000 Toyota Suvs a Year

Last week there started a new pilot project of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado manufacture. They plan to make up to twenty five thousand Japanese offroad cars a year. According to the workers of
the factory, the average time for each vehicle at any assembly line is about fifteen minutes. Serial production of the suvs in Vladivostok will be launched in February 2013.
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3 Business Idea: Grow Oysters in Your Garage

Business Idea: Grow Oysters in Your Garage

Today we are going to see how seafood is grown in a Russian city Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. It where you
are served such tasty oysters and where you can visit a special farm these oysters come from.
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1 Huge Factory Doomed to Decay

Huge Factory Doomed to Decay

We are back at the ZIL factory which still stands not far from Moscow. This factory used to make heavy
equipment and trucks but today it looks decaying. The place impresses with its size and gloomy atmosphere.
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12 How Smoked Cheese Is Made

How Smoked Cheese Is Made

Smoked cheese "suluguni" is quite good as a snack for beer. Its shape resembles threads
or macaroni. Here you may see how such cheese is made in Abakan, Khakassia.
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17 Where Gold Comes From

Where Gold Comes From

This place is in the Akmola region, Kazakhstan. Here gold is mined. The history of the mine reflects the
history of the country itself. It underwent declines and stagnation but finally it managed to revive.
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3 Soviet Farming In Pictures

Soviet Farming In Pictures

Modern agraculture is much different from what it was like dozens of years ago. So it makes it even more interesting
to see what it was like in the Soviet times. The pictures were taken by photographers of "Life" magazine.
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35 The City Where One Can Get an Apartment For Free

The City Where One Can Get an Apartment For Free

Ukrainsk, the city of Ukraine, was once popular for giving out abandoned apartments for free. After the serious accident the mine "Ukraine" failed to fully restore. People left and abandoned their apartments. Those who stayed live on a pension, some search
for a job in Donetsk which is 40 kilometres away from Ukrainsk. Yes, some people came and got flats for free, but there are no many of them. Only some part of the city has gas and central heating, coal stoves are used in the flats.
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7 Abandoned Foundry Number 6

Abandoned Foundry Number 6

Factories are wonderful and we can visit them endlessly. One year replaces another but we still like to come to
places abandoned years ago or operating ones. This is foundry № 6 of one industrial giant company.
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4 Two Large Russian Shipyards

Two Large Russian Shipyards

Here are some photos from the two largest shipyards of Saint-Petersburg: "Baltic shipyard" and "Admiralty Shipyards". The second
one is one of the oldest shipyards in all Russia. It is also the first industrial company of St. Petersburg (since 1704).
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