7 T 35, the Multi Turret Tank of the Red Army

T 35, the Multi Turret Tank of the Red Army

T-35 is a heavy tank of the 1930s made in the USSR. It is the only five-turret tank of mass production. In the period since 1933 to 1939 61 units were produced. It had not participated in battles till
1941 however was used for military parades being the symbol of the Soviet power. T-35 took part in early battles of WWII however it was lost too soon because of multiple occuring failures.
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0 One of the Best Places In Old St. Petersburg

One of the Best Places In Old St. Petersburg

Petergof also known as Petrodvorets in the period since 1944 to 1997, is a municipal town of St. Petersburg, located on the southern shore of the Gulf of Finland. The town hosts one of two campuses of Saint Petersburg State University and the Petrodvorets Watch Factory, one of
the leading Russian watch manufactures. A series of palaces and gardens, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great, and sometimes called the "Russian Versailles", is also situated there. Here you can see the color pictures of the place from far 1931.
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15 Listening to the Radio With Help of Grass

Listening to the Radio With Help of Grass

Listening to the radio is not a new type of entertainment, but listening to the radio with
help of grass - it is definitely something new! But who knows how dangerous it might be?
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3 The Largest Supplier of Polyethylene In Russia

The Largest Supplier of Polyethylene In Russia

"KazanOrgSintez" is one of the largest companies of the chemical industry in Russia. It is very important for the development of Tatarstan economy. Today the company produces polyethylene, polyethylene pipes, phenol, acetone, ethylene glycol, ethanolamines, bisphenol,
polycarbonate and other products of organic synthesis. "KazanOrgSintez" makes more than one million tons of chemical products annually. It produces more than 38% of all Russian polyethylene which makes it to be the largest supplier of this material in the country.
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12 The Girl Who Trains Foxes

The Girl Who Trains Foxes

Did you know that foxes could be trained too and even potentially become pets? Irina Mukhametshina, 22, from Novosibirsk, Russia, is just someone who trains foxes. Her animals belong to the Novosibirsk Institute of Cytology and Genetics which is studying the process of
domestication of wild animals and trying to create a special "social" type of foxes, which need to communicate with humans. Irina tells it's quite curious to work with the foxes: they wag their tails and ask for your attention just like dogs.
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5 As If In the Middle of the Eighties

As If In the Middle of the Eighties

When you travel to abandoned and acting institutes, plants, shelters, much depends on luck. Sometimes such visits end in loss only: penalties and waste of time. Sometimes you expect to see cool scientific objects but
see only boring offices, and instead of huge interesting plants you come to waste grounds. But sometimes such trips are quite successful. This trip to one scientific research institute was quite a luck.
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4 The Planes of Tupolev

The Planes of Tupolev

This year the Experimental Design Bureau "Tupolev" turned 90. It's
a good reason to show you some vehicles created by "Tupolev".
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13 How Do We Get Electricity?

How Do We Get Electricity?

We are going to visit the United Energy Company of Moscow which controls all the urban electric network and see how
electricity comes to houses. The place is located in the eastern part of the city and has been functioning since 2004.
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1 The Crew of Soyuz TMA-05M Is Back On Earth

The Crew of Soyuz TMA-05M Is Back On Earth

After spending 127 days in the orbit of our planet three cosmonauts are finally back from the ISS. Among them are a Russian cosmonaut
Yuri Malenchenko, Sunita Williams from America, Akihiko Hoshide from Japan. They all successfully landed in the Kazakh steppe.
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21 Making Fuel Assemblies For Nuclear Power Plants

Making Fuel Assemblies For Nuclear Power Plants

We are at the Novosibirsk Plant of Chemical Concentrates where fuel assemblies for nuclear power plants are made. Nuclear reactor is something like a huge kettle that boils
water. The water is heated under the impact of the chain nuclear reation that happens in the fuel assembly. Such assemblies are produced just here, in Novosibirsk.
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