24 You Are In The Army Now, Part 2

You Are In The Army Now, Part 2

We keep telling you about the fourteen darers who voluntary joined the army for a seven-day period. It's day number three and all of them begin to understand how
important such trivial things as a shower, comfortable bed and free time are. So, that day they practiced tank and armoured personnel carrier driving.
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3 Inside of an Abandoned Lysimetric Station

Inside of an Abandoned Lysimetric Station

We're at another abandoned lysimetric laboratory. A lysimeter is a device which measures the amount of actual evapotranspiration released by plants, usually crops or trees. By
recording the amount of precipitation that an area receives and the amount lost through the soil, the amount of water lost to evapotranspiration can be calculated.
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3 Metaphysics Of Life In Photographs By Vladimir Semin

Metaphysics Of Life In Photographs By Vladimir Semin

This is more than just photographs. This is a whole life. 
The life the way photographer Vladimir Semin sees it.
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2 Hermitagniki. Dreaming Walls. By Lyutsia Ganieva

Hermitagniki. Dreaming Walls. By Lyutsia Ganieva

Check out a photo collection by Lyutsia Ganieva. It is called 'Hermitagniki. Dreaming Walls' and depicts workers of the
Hermitage, Saint Petersburg. Maybe, you will guess why she chose those very paintings for the background.
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4 A Second Boeing 777-300 Of The Transaero

A Second Boeing 777-300 Of The Transaero

OJSC Transaero Airlines has purchased another Boeing 777-300 and
now there are two aircrafts of this type in its fleet.
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6 First House Of Architect Totan Kuzembaev

First House Of Architect Totan Kuzembaev

Totan Kuzembaev is one of the best Russian architects. This house was built
according to his architectural design in 2002 in Lianozovo, Moscow.
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15 Gostinka, Abandoned House In Norilsk

Gostinka, Abandoned House In Norilsk

In the Russian language, the word 'gostinka' means a condominium with very small apartments. In the Soviet Union, gostinkas were mostly built for
factory and enterprise workers in the 60s and 70s but today many of them are abandoned. Check out photos of a gostinka in Norilsk.
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13 What It Is Like To Be A Deer Breeder

What It Is Like To Be A Deer Breeder

The Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area, Russia. A deer farm. Here they sort deers out, vaccinate them and select animals for
slaughter. Venison is highly valuable meat. In the photo: senior deer breeder Vasily Nikolaevich, 72.
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3 The History Of Chiryurtskaya HPP Construction

The History Of Chiryurtskaya HPP Construction

On December, 22nd, Chiryurtskaya Hydropower Plant-1 on the Sulak River is turning 50. In this article, we want to tell you about it, show some file footages and museum exhibits showing organization of the plant. Soviet scientists have always known about Dagestan’ potential in water power (mostly due to its Sulak River) and
began building first hydropower plans before WWII. When the war began, they had to freeze construction works and were able to resume it only in 1948. Modern Chiryurtskaya Hydropower Complex consists of three power stations: Chiryurtskaya Hydropower Plant-1 and 2 and Gelbakhskaya Hydropower Plant-3.
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27 Exploring Leonardo Shelter

Exploring Leonardo Shelter

This shelter looked huge from the outside due to over 15 air vents and about 10 exits which could be see.
Judging by the area it occupied, it could contain up to 1500 people. Let's go see what remained of it.
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