3 Four Seasons of the Big River

Four Seasons of the Big River

One of the greatest river of Russia - Yenisei flows from Mongolia through Siberia and falls into the Arctic Ocean. We
are going to show you Yenisei photographs of Ilya Naimushin from Reuters Agency taken in different seasons.
6 Solo Travel to the Highest Mountain

Solo Travel to the Highest Mountain

Elbrus is the highest mountain of Russia and Europe (5642 m above sea level). It's hard to breathe on its top, you don't gasp but it's just hard to work or do anything (as if you've just run up on the tenth floor). One has to acclimatize first. There are some shelters for
acclimatization on the mountain, but around are only snow and stones. So it's better to walk somewhere near the mountain first. If you try to do it without training, mountain sickness is guaranteed: severe headache, vomiting, and in the worst case - pulmonary or brain edema.
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18 Dead Critters Processing Unit

Dead Critters Processing Unit

Passions always run high over all these fur coats - expensive and beautiful. Some people dream to buy such a posh thing, others are sure they are not worth killing dozens of
animals. This way or another fur business is nearly always profitable. Today we are going to visit a private fur farm in Belarus and see how they work there.
2 Video: One Day At the Biological Station

Video: One Day At the Biological Station

We are in the Tver region, Russia, to see how they start their day at the Toropetsk biological station
and what sounds scientists have to hear every morning there. Can you guess who produces them?
0 Video: Fishing Can Be So Simple!

Video: Fishing Can Be So Simple!

Some lucky guys found a "fish geyser" and could bring a lot of fish home! Would you
want fishing to be always easy as this? We need a recipe of a good fish soup!
0 Another Underground River of Moscow

Another Underground River of Moscow

Rybinka is one more underground river of Moscow. It begins as a drainage system of the railway, then it comes into a
ditch two meters wide (6.56 ft) and later into an arched section with height of about 1,6 meters (5.2 ft).

3 Snowflakes Magnified Hundredfold

Snowflakes Magnified Hundredfold

Any schoolchild knows that there cannot be two identical snowflakes. Each is unique. And a lot of factors impact its shape. Their size vary from 0,2 mm wide up to 5 mm. Crystals which are smaller
than "diamond dust" are too light to fall on the ground so they remain in the air, while larger crystals are too fragile and fall into pieces under the impact of the lightest breeze.

0 Russian Trains In Winter

Russian Trains In Winter

Russian winter frosts are severe. But not everyone is ready for cold days anyway. This is what one can
see if he/she decides to have a railway trip in Russia in winter. See and choose planes next time.

0 Big Nice Mountains

Big Nice Mountains

The Caucasus are associated with snowy peaks, turbulent mountain rivers, Narzan (local mineral water), glaciers and old double-peak Elbrus. It's where you
constantly hear rockfalling sounds, crackling glaciers and see the stars which seem to be so close that you can touch them with your hands.

4 After the Abnormal Snowfall

After the Abnormal Snowfall

Norilsk is a northern Russian city in the Krasnoyarsk region. It has been heavily snowing for some
days there and now the city is under the thick blanket of snow. Have you ever seen more snow?