25 Mysterious Death of The Expedition of Dyatlov

Mysterious Death of The Expedition of Dyatlov

More than 50 years have passed since the moment of the death of Dyatlov's expedition, though the reasons are still not clear. The investigation raises more and more questions. At the end of January of 1959 the expedition
headed by a student, Igor Dyatlov, went on tour to the Northern Ural. The team consisted of seven boys and two girls. A month later, they were found by a search party not far away from their tent...
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29 Strange Sounds Heard In Kiev

Strange Sounds Heard In Kiev

Residents of Kiev could hear very strange intense sounds that even windows were
shaking in their houses. Rather apocalyptic thoughts may come to mind....
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6 Moscow Life of the 1950s-60s

Moscow Life of the 1950s-60s

The famous Soviet film "I Am Twenty" was directed in 1966 by Marlen Khutsiev. It contains so many interesting
characteristics and facts of Moscow, that we could examine life of Muscovites of the 50s-60s by the help of this film.
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25 History of Russia In Photos

History of Russia In Photos

Here is a set of old Soviet photos. Private stories in the whole
history of the country. A street photographer, 1920.
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12 The Most Expensive And Unique Hotel In the World

The Most Expensive And Unique Hotel In the World

The Russian company "Orbital Technologies" is going to create a hotel in Earth's orbit at an altitude of 350 kilometers from the surface. The unusual hotel will be able to accommodate
seven guests. It will be opened by 2016 and will probably become the most expensive hotel in history. A five-day stay will cost you about 5 million rubles (about $ 180.000).
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5 Long-Awaited Return to the Wild

Long-Awaited Return to the Wild

The story about one brave seal named Rusik and his coming back to the
natural conditions after long medical treatment in a pet hospital.
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31 Who Wants an Apartment In Vladivostok?

Who Wants an Apartment In Vladivostok?

One square meter in this apartment block in Vladivostok costs 100,000 rubles (3600 dollars) and that is not a joke. Probably the
high prize is due to a comfortable district, three universities and bus stops beside it. Let's see the apartments closer.
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21 The Production of Delicious Mulberry Vodka

The Production of Delicious Mulberry Vodka

Mulberry oghi (clear fruit vodka) is a strong alcoholic drink mainly produced in Azerbaijan and Armenia. It has the delicate and unique aroma of mulberries and herbs and a pleasant,
slightly oily taste. It is on a level with such premium drinks as tequila, rum, calvados and brandy. Let's visit one Armenian village and see the process of its production.
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12 Three Abandoned Bombshelters

Three Abandoned Bombshelters

Nobody knows how many bombshelters are left
abandoned in Russia. Below are pictures of three of
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22 What Are These Models Made Of?

What Are These Models Made Of?

Try to guess what these
unusual models are made of...
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