0 Sappers work in Palmyra

Sappers work in Palmyra

  Palmyra was freed from militants of ISIL but it is still full of mines and bombs which sappers try to neutralize. Recently the press service of
the Corps of Engineers has published some pictures of the work of Russian sappers and sappers from the International Antimine Center.
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6 Russian villages are notable for special women. And here we mean VERY SPECIAL

Russian villages are notable for special women. And here we mean VERY SPECIAL

Hello. Today I would like to tell you about the two Russian women who devoted their lives to sport. The poets wrote the following about them: Russian villages are notable for special women, They are gently called “mommies with balls”, Who can stop a running elephant without screaming, Tear
off his trunk and tear down the walls.   The first is Natalia Ogryzko, 41 years old, an absolute champion of St. Petersburg in powerlifting and multiple champion of St. Petersburg and winner of Russia in bodybuilding. Beautiful, strong, purposeful woman.
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2 Bombing attack by Su-34

Bombing attack by Su-34

During the recent Aviadarts competition (Avadarts and Aviamix at the ARMI-2016 show), I managed to shoot a
bombing attack by four Su-34's in the process. Four Su-34 bombers covered by a pair of Su-35 fighters
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5 Ghost Train. Frozen refrigerator

Ghost Train. Frozen refrigerator

I have not written about
walking on derries for a while)
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12 Where and how the Californium 252 a most expensive metal in the world is made

Where and how the Californium 252 a most expensive metal in the world is made

  If you think that gold and platinum are the most valuable metals in the world, then you are wrong. Comparing with some artificially produced metals, the price of gold can be compared with the cost of rust on an old piece of corrugated iron. Can you imagine the price of 27
million US dollars per one gram of the substance? It is the real price of radioactive element called Californium - 252. Only antimatter is more expensive, but it is the most expensive substance in the world (about 60 trillion dollars per gram of antihydrogen).
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4 German trophies owned by the family of a Soviet General

German trophies owned by the family of a Soviet General

The story about these photos is that they were obtained by a connoisseur of antiques from the son of a Soviet General. The photographer said that when the Soviet troops left East Germany, his father sent all his valuables to
Krasnoyarsk. The son didn’t want all these trophies, and intended to get a small fortune for them. Besides the items shown in the photos, the General's family possesses a collection of paintings and other antique valuables.
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9 Angelina Nikolau: a Russian girl making very risky shots all over the world

Angelina Nikolau: a Russian girl making very risky shots all over the world

Angelina Nikolau, known around the world as Angela Nikolau, is a self-taught photographer, adventurer and roofer from Moscow. Angelina was born in 1993, and her photos are mainly dedicated to urban landscapes and their extreme places. All riskiness in her pictures is that the girl is photographed
on the edge of skyscrapers and other tall buildings across the world. Looking at her photos, it seems that one awkward movement or a sudden gust of wind – and Angelina will never be able to update her Instagram with new photos. Well, why does it seem? It is the way it is.
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6 Flooded Moscow: Photos and videos of recent apocalypse in the capital

Flooded Moscow: Photos and videos of recent apocalypse in the capital

The precipitation record for nearly 130 years was beaten in Moscow. The capital went under the water because of heavy rains, and the
Yauza River burst its banks here and there. Here are photos of this crazy collapse that Muscovites share in social media.
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0 Where do Tajiks get expensive cars?

Where do Tajiks get expensive cars?

Despite the fact that Tajikistan is one of the poorest countries of the former Soviet Union, along with Kyrgyzstan and Moldova, there a lot of expensive cars on the streets of Dushanbe. New foreign cars that cost a hundred thousand dollars drive through the streets. It looks especially strange in
the courts. When there is an expensive BMW or "Mercedes" in a dusty courtyard. Where are all these luxury cars from? There are some explanations of it. Russian popular blogger Ilya Varlamov went to Tajikistan and explored this and other topics. Here is his text and photos:
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1 Aviadarts-2016 Air Force Contest

Aviadarts-2016 Air Force Contest

Our best pilots have again conquered the Ryazan sky, and pulverized the spectators. On August 6, at the Dubrovichi Range, guests could see the most
spectacular action of the International Army Games, Aviadarts — Aviamix, the 2 hours of which included all stages of the Aviadarts show.
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