8 The Craziest Secret Military Project of the USSR

The Craziest Secret Military Project of the USSR

The subterranean nuclear combat boat was probably the
most fabulous secret military project of the USSR.
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4 Star Wars Laser Machines of the Soviet Past

Star Wars Laser Machines of the Soviet Past

In the end of the 1970s - beginning of the 1980s all the world community was under the impact of Hollywood "Star Wars". At the same time under the iron curtain and high secrecy the Soviet "Evil Empire" was transforming the Hollywood
dreams into reality.  Soviet cosmonauts flew into space armed with laser guns "blasters", new battle stations and space fighters were being designed and Soviet "laser tanks" were slowly crawling along the Earth... 
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18 Weapons of the XXIst Century

Weapons of the XXIst Century

In May 3-6 they held the second international exhibition of armory and
military equipment KADEX-2012 in Astana. Some more pictures of the event.
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10 Back to the Siberian Research Institute of Aviation

Back to the Siberian Research Institute of Aviation

It's not the first time we are at this place. Though today we have more to show you. The Siberian Research
Institute of Aviation named after S. A. Chaplygin is huge and interesting and it's nice to be back.
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4 Inhabitants of the White Sea

Inhabitants of the White Sea

The author of these photos works at the White Sea biological research station of the Moscow State University as a head of the diving department and as an underwater photographer. In the cold
waters of the White Sea there are a lot of little and big creatures. Unfortunately naturalists' profession is not popular nowadays so the guy takes such pictures more as a hobby.
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4 The Old Cradle of Knowledge

The Old Cradle of Knowledge

Some unique photographs of the St. Petersburg Polytechnic
Institute of Emperor Peter the Great dated 1912.
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3 One Atmospheric School

One Atmospheric School

"Please let me in, I'll walk along the corridors and enter
some classroom to share your sorrow for the last time..."
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30 Soviet Military Forces In Photos And Facts

Soviet Military Forces In Photos And Facts

"From taiga to British seas: the Red Army is the strongest", - they used to sing in a Soviet song. During WW II the Red Army became Soviet and together with the navy and the civil defence
troops, border and interior troops it formed the Military Forces of the USSR. Here you are going to see photos from the Soviet photo album of the 80s and learn some facts.
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11 Museum Drugstore In Lviv

Museum Drugstore In Lviv

Museum-drugstore is very cosy. And the building it's located in is rather interesting. What you can see here are various
pharmaceutic bottles, devices for making medicines... And you can definitely feel special atmosphere of the place.
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8 To Win The Chinese In Production of Electronics

To Win The Chinese In Production of Electronics

Can Russian electronics compete with the Chinese one? At the market of safety systems it is reality - more than 90% of fire detection devices and controllers for them are produced in Russia. This segment is one of the few where appeared strong companies with their own
production, development, integration, distrubution and service. That is why we go to see how these safety systems are produced at the largest and the most famous in the coutry producer that functions at the secret space research institute in Korolev.
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