7 Tough Chelyabinsk Package

Tough Chelyabinsk Package

The New Year is about to come and we all think about gifts for our loved ones. It seems that in
Chelyabinsk they pay more attention to how their gifts are packed than to the gifts themselves.
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8 Miatlinskaya HPP In Dagestan

Miatlinskaya HPP In Dagestan

Miatlinskaya hydropower plant is a part of the Dagestan branch of RusHydro. It is located on the Sulak River between Chirkeyskaya HPP and
Chiryurtskaya HPP. Its water reservoir is also used as a water supply source for Makhachkala and Kaspiysk. Its installed capacity is 220 MW.
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3 Soyuz-2.1b Launch From Plesetsk Cosmodrome

Soyuz-2.1b Launch From Plesetsk Cosmodrome

On Friday, A Soyuz-2.1b rocket carrying a Meridian spacecraft,
lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome at 4.08 p.m.
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1 The City That Preserved Its Culture And Authenticity

The City That Preserved Its Culture And Authenticity

Check out this amazing collection of photographs of the city
of Khiva, Uzbekistan. Photographs were taken by tourists.
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11 Assorted Russia, Part 41

Assorted Russia, Part 41

These photographs were taken in the Tver Region and
most likely, it is a children's playground...
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2 Skiing Season In Karakol

Skiing Season In Karakol

If in summer many people like to have rest on the banks of Issyk Kul Lake, then in winter they prefer
going to the ski center in Karakol. The skiing season here lasts from November till April.
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7 Steaming Boiler That Exploded

Steaming Boiler That Exploded

December 16th, 2011 will figure in history not only as the 20th anniversary of independent Kazakhstan, but as a beginning of tragic events which took place in Zhanaozen,
a small city located in the west of the country. This is the commentary by Dosym Satpaev, a political analyst, on what could trigger the disturbance.
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3 Slipform Construction At The Federation Tower

Slipform Construction At The Federation Tower

Construction of the Federation Tower is in full swing. Slipform construction is very
difficult to do and with winter approaching, it gets even more difficult.
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5 Operational Shelter For Ministers

Operational Shelter For Ministers

You've seen plenty of shelters scattered throughout the country but most of them were abandoned. This one, on the contrary, is operational and belongs to Ministry of
Natural Resources of the Russian Federation. So in case of a war, revolution or nuclear explosion, it is here where ministers will take cover. So, welcome!
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11 Abandoned Tubercular Resort

Abandoned Tubercular Resort

You've probably seen plenty of abandoned places in Russia. Now
it's turn to see one of the abandoned health resorts.
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