5 Tazy, the Breed That Does Not Exist

Tazy, the Breed That Does Not Exist

There's such an old saying: "One tazy will feed the whole aul". Hunting greyhounds used to be the main wealth of Kazakhs. Since the second
half of the last century their number began decreasing. Today there are not more than 300 of real tazy, like "300 spartans"... 
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9 Dirty Dirty Prokopevsk

Dirty Dirty Prokopevsk

Prokopevsk is a coal mining city where boiler houses work all year around. No wonder that snow
is dark there. It's scary to imagine what the citizens of the city breathe in...
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7 Spring In Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Spring In Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Long-awaited spring in
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk! At last it's
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5 The Circum-Baikal Railway Construction

The Circum-Baikal Railway Construction

The Circum-Baikal Railway is a historical railway in the Irkutsk region. It runs along the Northern shore of the Southern extremity of the
lake from the town of Slyudyanka to the Baikal settlement. It is one of the picturesque sights of the area around Lake Baikal.
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3 Communications Lines Of The Past Century

Communications Lines Of The Past Century

The Tropospheric Radio Relay network called Sever (North) is a former Soviet system of communications lines the purpose of which was to provide connection between remote parts of the country.
The line is 13 200 km long and consists of 46 Tropospheric Radio Relay Stations (TRRS) located mainly along the coast of the Northern and Pacific Ocean and largest Siberian rivers.
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3 An Arrested Barge In A River Port

An Arrested Barge In A River Port

The barge was found accidentally in a port
of Kazan and was examined throughly.
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6 Salt Mines Of Soledar

Salt Mines Of Soledar

Salt mines of Soledar city in Ukraine located 300 m below the sea level can be reached by a speedy elevator. Having left the elevator, one appears to be in a huge hall the walls of which
are higher than 9-storey building. In 2003 the place got into the Guinness Book of World Records as the first underground area being examined by people flying with balloons.
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1 Expedition To The Chukchi Peninsula To Visit A Plane Cemetery

Expedition To The Chukchi Peninsula To Visit A Plane Cemetery

An airbase in the city of Chersky, the Republic of Sakha/Yakutiya, was used to support
drift-ice research units of the North Pole. Today there is a plane cemetery there...
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5 Bank Spillway At The Sayano–Shushenskaya Dam

Bank Spillway At The Sayano–Shushenskaya Dam

The Sayano–Shushenskaya Dam is located on the Yenisei River, near Sayanogorsk in Khakassia. It is the largest power plant in Russia and the sixth-largest
hydroelectric plant in the world, by average power generation. The other day, they carried out a bank spillway. Some photos for your attention.
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4 The Longest Underwater Cave In Russia

The Longest Underwater Cave In Russia

Ordinskaya Cave is located on the left bank of the Kungur river, the Perm Region. It’s the longest underwater cave
in Russia and the second longest underwater cave in Eurasia. Here you can read more about Russian caves.
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