1 How Beautiful a Hydro Power Plant May Be?

How Beautiful a Hydro Power Plant May Be?

Hydro Power Plant (HPP) in Dagestan is the second element
in the HPP cascade that will be visited by us today.
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2 Speed, Courage And Wit

Speed, Courage And Wit

Master class from Belorussian rescuers arranged for
invited bloggers. This work is not for weaklings.
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15 Two Little Known Military Museums of Moscow

Two Little Known Military Museums of Moscow

Few know that on Poklonnaya Gora of Moscow there are
two nice museums. Let's see what they exhibit.
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7 How Heineken Beer Is Made

How Heineken Beer Is Made

Over 40 thousand sorts of beer existing in the world are made of 4 ingredients which are always the same such as malted barley, hop, water and yeast
but still have different tastes. How should all the components be mixed to get nice and good beer? It is a secret and we'll be told it today.
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7 The 99 Years Old Ship

The 99 Years Old Ship

How long do ships live? The Commune ship of Russia's Black Sea Fleet based in
Sevastopol is the oldest vessel of the Russian Navy which is 99 years old.
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10 The Story of One Lancer

The Story of One Lancer

The story of one
Lancer in photos...
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20 Launch Vehicle N1 – The Biggest Launch Fail

Launch Vehicle N1 – The Biggest Launch Fail

This space launch vehicle N1 was a Soviet response to the American Saturn-5. It was intended for cosmonauts landing on the Moon or trans lunar injection of an orbital station and even parts of an extraterrestrial vehicle for assembly on orbit. In general four
launches were made in 1969-1972, and all the four didn't succeed or simply resulted in a huge explosion. The project was cancelled when it became clear that the USSR lost the moon chase. Launch vehicle "Energia" designed later was more successful.
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1 How Crystals Are Born

How Crystals Are Born

Today we'll visit an institute in Novosibirsk to see how they grow
crystals the quality of which is considered the best in the world.
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1 It Is the Work For Real Men

It Is the Work For Real Men

Baimaksky casting and mechanical plant has been operating in Bashkorstan sinch tsarist Russia. Initially they used to smelt copper but in 1957 the plant started to
work in the machine building sphere. Today they produce sand and soil pumps which are used in mining industry. They help to transport and enrich ore.
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22 Atmospheric Photographs of Stalingrad

Atmospheric Photographs of Stalingrad

Photos of Stalingrad: some of them are of
the war time, others - after 1948...
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