20 Going Higher with Cultural Monuments

Going Higher with Cultural Monuments

The highest guy bridge in Ukraine was opened in 1990 and was considered as the most modern in the Soviet Union. It was the pride of Ukraine and Kiev.
The main purpose of the bridge is to connect the central part of the capital with left bank areas and the main Kiev airport, Borispol.
10 What A Duck?!

What A Duck?!

Crowds of people in Moscow were watching a very strange object. It
turned to be a "duck-car" that onlookers willingly photographed.
5 The Ancient Fortification Monument

The Ancient Fortification Monument

Mikhailovskaya battery fortification monument of the XIX century is located on the northern side of the Sevastopol bay.
Today we'll reach the second layer of the casemate battery where an exhibition devoted to the heroic city is held.
5 Competitions of the Helicopter Sport

Competitions of the Helicopter Sport

The Moscow club AeroSoyuz holds helicopter competitions that are called the
Carlson's Cup. Today we'll visit this place and take a fly over Moscow.
9 The Power Of Methane

The Power Of Methane

3 garages reduced to dust, 5 others deprived of their metal doors, 3 demolished cars, 2 other cars damaged badly - the list is long enough.
According to the conclusion made during three consecutive expertises this accident was caused by accumulation of methane in the basement...
9 Afghan Army And the Soviet Equipment Junkyard

Afghan Army And the Soviet Equipment Junkyard

Today we'll get a chance to visit an Afghan military base. The images below are parts of old 
Soviet equipment located nearby as it was not allowed to take pictures of the base itself.
46 Great People in a Great City

Great People in a Great City

At the end of the last year the exhibition of photos of the famous photographer Stepan Kurunin was held in Volgograd. It was timed to coincide with the centenary of the master. For many
years he photographed the life of Volgograd, preserving those rare, vivid and emotional historical shots for the future generations. Here we will show you just some of them.
12 A Trip Round the Globe

A Trip Round the Globe

Here is a set of pictures made by a pilot-cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin during the flight of the 25th
expedition to the International Space Station. Click on the photos to see full scale images.
53 Angel Or Devil?

Angel Or Devil?

In 1954 Vladimir Demikhov shocked the world by showing a monster created surgically, it was a two-headed dog. The scientist created this
animal in a lab on Moscow outskirts. He transplanted a head, shoulders and front legs of a puppy on a neck of an adult German shepherd.
11 Ice-Cream Stars

Ice-Cream Stars

Russian independent agency created this Stoyn Ice-Cream that can boast of unique design and acidic colors. It is made in the form of characters famous
throughout the world such as Donald Duck, Marilyn Monroe, Mickey Mouse and Mario who got a chance to materialize and acquire the taste of an ice-cream.

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