9 Rescuing World War II Plane Spent 76 Years in Swamps, Well Preserved [photos]

Rescuing World War II Plane Spent 76 Years in Swamps, Well Preserved [photos]

Already two years history enthusiasts try to rescue pieces of evidence and remains from the WW2 plane crash. It crashed into
swamps which makes it much harder to access it. This year they got advanced and found a pilot body, one of the two.
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7 Russian Empire in Full Color [photos]

Russian Empire in Full Color [photos]

Just to remind you if you didn't see - there is a Prokudin-Gorsky photographer exist who made tens of photos of Russian Empire in
color. They are not colorized later - they were actual color captured back then, 100 and more years ago. Here are some of them.
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1 Turbo Volga GAZ-66 Car [photos]

Turbo Volga GAZ-66 Car [photos]

Another example of Russian self made car. Now the man took iconic Soviet army favorite
GAZ-66 4x4 truck and a Soviet Volga executive car and combined them in one big suv.
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8 Girl Posts Photos from Her Russian Prison Cell [photos]

Girl Posts Photos from Her Russian Prison Cell [photos]

Since recently cell phones with Internet became a thing worldwide they became an important part of prison smuggle operations. Now most of the incarceration places around Russia got them inside. So
people post often photos how they live inside those places, not very rare thing. However we see for the first time someone of the female prison population post their photos openly.
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4 Life of People Wearing Traditional Clothes at the End of 19th Century [photos]

Life of People Wearing Traditional Clothes at the End of 19th Century [photos]

This is a region of Eastern Europe and its people in a nice set of postcards from
over hundred years ago. This first one is labelled "Take a look at her".
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1 Brave New World: Russian Police Using Copter Drones to Track Drivers [photos/video]

Brave New World: Russian Police Using Copter Drones to Track Drivers [photos/video]

  So this is the era we live in: more and more Police units across Russia are getting
equipped with different sort of remotedly controlled drones to spy on the drivers.
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8 Old Believers Village Lost in the Woods, Can Be Reached only by Helicopter [photos]

Old Believers Village Lost in the Woods, Can Be Reached only by Helicopter [photos]

Deep into West-Siberian taiga there is a small village of Russian old believers. To get to their place you would need a helicopter
lift or you can try going by the river which is a very trick way and you would need an experienced guide who knows the way.
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0 New Selection of Funny Photos from Russia [photos]

New Selection of Funny Photos from Russia [photos]

Just another collection of funny, weird
or interesting photos from Russia.
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6 Burning a Huge Catholic Cathedral for Russian Oldest Pagan Holiday [photos + videos]

Burning a Huge Catholic Cathedral for Russian Oldest Pagan Holiday [photos + videos]

  This was a Maslenitsa week and it is called the oldest surviving Slavic holiday in history, it's roots being traced back to pre-Christened Russia and
Eastern Europe. What they do at the climax of the holiday - they burn a scare crow (of winter some say). However this time they burned something else..
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2 Russian Village on the Photos of Dmitry Markov [photos]

Russian Village on the Photos of Dmitry Markov [photos]

Very live photos by Dmitry Markov. He has an exhibition these days in Moscow but since you can't probably visit you can look at his shots here online. He says
he tries to capture a feel of tranquility on his photos, but others sometimes say they are too dark and gloomy. Take a look and see for yourself.
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