31 One Day in the LIfe of a Doctor in a Russian Village

One Day in the LIfe of a Doctor in a Russian Village

In Russia doctors hardly earn millions. $10,000 a year is a dream for many. Normally they earn maybe half of this
per year. This doctor in a village probably gets even less. Here is her life and her environment reviewed.

7 Russian City Flooded with Oil

Russian City Flooded with Oil

In the Russian city Neft'yugansk (which is translated as something like "Southern Oil") during recent flooding a horrible thing happened. The water has damaged the oil storage and oil
pipelines - as a results thousands of tons of oil was mixed with the flooding waters and quickly spread, contaminating all local surroundings with black oil. See more photos inside:

5 Russian Summer is a Snowy Summer

Russian Summer is a Snowy Summer

Some say "Summer is not bad in Russia, not too much snow". Well, this summer this joke became very real with a massive snowing in some Siberian cities yesterday. Just check these photos - it used to be the hottest time - the
month of July - but people of this city awoke to white snow covering their streets. Some were shocked, some started snapping photos and writing "5.7.2015" on the snow to commemorate this event in social networks.

6 Remains of Unidentified Monster Have Been Found in Russia Again

Remains of Unidentified Monster Have Been Found in Russia Again

This week the remains of a huge sea monster were found by Russian fishermen on the Pacific Coast, again. A similar monster was found a few years ago and it caused a huge debate both on the Internet and in Russian media about what the monster could be.
And now, a few years later, the new find was discovered by another group of fishermen near Shaktersk city on Sakhalin island - the largest populated Russian island. They say that the length of the animal is over four meters (12 feet).

11 Volunteers Save Abandoned Pets during the Flood

Volunteers Save Abandoned Pets during the Flood

"They bark, cry and ask for people's help - but nobody is coming". Alexei together with his team are on a mission to save the pets who were left behind by their owners during the recent floods happening across
Russian cities. Some people were in such hurry to escape that they left their pets on a leash, chained to the fence, leaving the animals absolutely zero chances to escape the approaching waters.

19 Rich Kids of Azerbaijan

Rich Kids of Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan was a Soviet Republic, one of the fifteen, and now is independent state rich with oil and ruled by a dynasty of presidents - first there was a father ruler, now his son is a president and a ruler. So at least a
small percentage of population seems to enjoy luxury living standards which they publish around in their instagrams and facebook for public viewing. Here is a set of those, collected across internet.


A blogger from Russia has combined over six thousand of archive photos from International Space Station to make this pretty much awesome time lapse video. It can run in up to 4K resolution (or just HD) and is mesmerizing. As he puts on: "nobody made
it before, and I decided to make it, enjoy". Best viewed full screen and with sound on. He also includes the direct links to download uncompressed full size videos if someone is interested: 1920x1080 version, and here is 4K version.

10 Russian Military Exhibition ARMY 2015

Russian Military Exhibition ARMY 2015

These days in Moscow there was a large army event which was called "ARMY 2015". The army authorities brought a lot of army connected stuff into a great expo centre for the display so
that general audience can come and take a look, for free. So did Dmitry, and thanks to his effort here is over fifty photos on what Russian army is up to these days.

25 Black People in Russia

Black People in Russia

In Soviet times people of African origin were a big rarity in Russia. Since USSR fell things have changed pretty much a lot, and more and more people with darker
skin moved in. Here is a selection of what day to day jobs are being occupied by the recently naturalized Russians - from soldiers to politicians.

4 Jumanji on streets of Tbilisi

Jumanji on streets of Tbilisi

A surreal story is happening these hours on the streets of Tbilisi - the capital of Georgia, ex soviet republic. The city got flooded yesterday and so did the city zoo. The water broke the fences and protecting
cages and hundreds of wild animals rushed the flooded city streets. Citizens post all the days photos of stray hippos, bears and even crocodiles roaming the streets. See more inside, together with videos:

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