8 Ships Of Imperial Fleet, Part II

Ships Of Imperial Fleet, Part II

Look through some more ships of the
fleet of the Russian Empire.
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16 Rusting Ionospheric Research Station In Ukraine

Rusting Ionospheric Research Station In Ukraine

In the Soviet time, Kharkov was one of the most important scientific and research centers of the country. Numerous institutes of higher education, both civil and military, large factories and research institutes worked for the benefit of the Soviet Union and Soviet people. After the disintegration of the USSR, the independent countries were too weak to support scientific researchers and preferred to turn to corruption and theft.
Best Soviet scientists and engineers who found themselves to be needless in their countries, began moving to the west, one after another. As a result, factories and research institutes became abandoned and army lost its power. During these years of shock and chaos, one of the best scientific objects of the Soviet Union, the Ionospheric Research Station of Zmiev, came to almost a complete stop.
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5 Underground Museum Of Astronautics In Moscow

Underground Museum Of Astronautics In Moscow

The Memorial Museum of Astronautics opened in Moscow in 1981. Why underground? Because it is located
within the base of the soaring Monument to the Conquerors of Space in the northeast of the city.
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13 MAKS Cemetery Of Airplanes

MAKS Cemetery Of Airplanes

In the background of International aerospace salon (MAKS) there is an aircraft park of abandoned airplanes. Unfortunately, the
territory is surrounded by a fence but many things can still be seen. The legendary Buran is located here as well, by the way.
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24 Giants Of The Soviet Past, Part 2

Giants Of The Soviet Past, Part 2

We have told you about giant industrial objects of Moscow that were essential for Soviet people's lives but will cease to exist
soon. Today we'll visit an aviation plant in Moscow that is still functioning but will be shifted to the Moscow region.
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26 How To Become The Best Auto Service Center

How To Become The Best Auto Service Center

When a new car needed wheel repairing it was taken to a new center in Moscow that
practiced a concept according to which a client gets maximum attention.
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10 KGB Spy Toys

KGB Spy Toys

Look through the small devices that were used by
agents of KGB some dozens of years ago.
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7 Giants Of The Soviet Past

Giants Of The Soviet Past

Many giant industrial objects of Moscow that were essential for Soviet people's lives will cease to exist soon. The ZIL workshop you see
in the picture is taken to the Moscow region. In spite of bad condition of its rooms the complex still turns out products.
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7 Orbital Photo Collection By A. Shkaplerov And A. Ivanishin

Orbital Photo Collection By A. Shkaplerov And A. Ivanishin

If you think that Anton Shkaplerov And Anatoly Ivanishin do just artistic and news photograpy, you are wrong. They take photographs as part of an experient 'Uragan' (to monitor and forecast
natural and anthropogenic disasters), 'Seiner' (to spot and develop fishing areas of the oceans) and 'Econ' (to analyse the impact different industries have on environment).
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25 Military Legacy Of The USSR

Military Legacy Of The USSR

Here we are going to see a unique radar
that has no analogues in the world.
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