1 Last Refuge of Aircraft Engines

Last Refuge of Aircraft Engines

Yes, we still can see interesting models and installations of the Soviet science achivements, researches and inventions. But some of them are hidden from our eyes, they are stored at places we cannot easily enter when we want. Aircraft engines are fascinating and
impressive. They are so complicated and huge, their purpose is to lift not only themselves up in the air but also loaded aircrafts. So it is always interesting to examine and touch them, even if they are abandoned and are going to be scrapped soon.
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4 Tanks of the Russian Empire

Tanks of the Russian Empire

The Russian Empire was the first country in the world which officially accepted armoured cars for service. It happened in 1908  when the Russian army
received ten armoured cars built by the French company Charron, Girardot et Voigt designed under the project of a Russian officer M. Nakashidze.
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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?
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4 Highly Efficient Military Vehicle From the 80s

Highly Efficient Military Vehicle From the 80s

All-wheel drive 8x8 MAZ-79111 designed in Belarus feels rather comfortable either on the road or in off-road conditions. It is equipped with a
high-speed diesel engine V12 with included angle of cylinders 60°, its power is 650 hp which enables the vehicle to reach the speed of 80km/h.
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12 Severe Siberian Treatment

Severe Siberian Treatment

Drug-addicts, alcoholics and nymphomaniacs are treated in a special way - by a whip. People's addictions are litterally whipped out. One patient, whose name is Natalia, is addicted to heroine, she says
it's the only method that helps her to struggle her addiction. She is sure she would die without it. People come there voluntarily and even pay for that. Each session costs 95 USD.
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7 At the Moscow Space Museum

At the Moscow Space Museum

During the first eight days of this new year one could get into many museums of Moscow absolutely for free. It was a
wonderful present for the citizens of the city. The museum of cosmonautics was one of those hospitable museums.
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17 Kazakh Mines, Akmola Region: Where Gold Comes From [20 pics]

Kazakh Mines, Akmola Region: Where Gold Comes From [20 pics]

This place is in the Akmola region, Kazakhstan. Here gold is mined. The history of the mine reflects the
history of the country itself. It underwent declines and stagnation but finally it managed to revive.
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8 Abandoned Research Center of the Soviet Times

Abandoned Research Center of the Soviet Times

We are going to see the territory of the former research center of aerospace industry situated in the Moscow region,
in the city called Peresvet. One can spend hours walking there though the place already resembles a cemetery.
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3 Soviet Farming In Pictures

Soviet Farming In Pictures

Modern agraculture is much different from what it was like dozens of years ago. So it makes it even more interesting
to see what it was like in the Soviet times. The pictures were taken by photographers of "Life" magazine.
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3 Abandoned Factory of Detergents

Abandoned Factory of Detergents

It looks like a well but it is a portal and you do not know yet what is there deep inside. You
are curious enough and decide to go further and find it out. And you won't be disappointed.
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