3 How Chukchi people live in winter

How Chukchi people live in winter

Chukchi people were having traditional way of live for centuries. They are Northern deer herders leaving on endless plains of Russian North. However in the latest years they started using modern inventions in their daily life. Russian blogger
Basov went to a traditional shelter of Chukchis and spent some time with them. They don't stay on one place, they move from place to place as their deer herds move. So they live in temporary huts. Here is the story about them:
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6 Huge Abandoned Underground Hiding Place for the Soviet Submarines in Pacific

Huge Abandoned Underground Hiding Place for the Soviet Submarines in Pacific

This was a top secret Soviet project. To avoid uneccessary attention of American satellites it was built solely under ground. Tremendous amounts of ground was removed to create huge tunnels under ground filled with water so that a few huge atomic submarines can stay there and hide at once at Pacific coast of
Russia. It took over twenty years to almost complete this thing, construction works started in late 1960s. But then USSR collapsed and it's now staying as a huge monument of the great projects USSR was building. As you see on the map above the thing was huge. Let's see what's inside.
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6 Production of unique BE-200 Russian Planes That  Can Suck In 12 Tons of Water from a Lake in 18 Seconds Gliding Above its Surface

Production of unique BE-200 Russian Planes That Can Suck In 12 Tons of Water from a Lake in 18 Seconds Gliding Above its Surface

BE-200s are unique Russian firefighting jet planes that drop water on the fires from air. What make them unique is that this jet can refill its water tanks without landing. It simply descends above a river or a lake and slows down and sucks 12 tons of water inside. Simply stunning seeing it in action, there is a video below that
shows how this happens. For this unique properties those planes being sent by Russian forces to help fight fires across the world. It was used in Canada for example last year and in Portugal in 2016. And here is a unique photos by Gelio from a production line where those jets being assembled. Let's see?
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2 Seal Got into a Port to Steal Some Fish, Sailors Feed Him

Seal Got into a Port to Steal Some Fish, Sailors Feed Him

A seal tried to sneak into port of Kamchatka to steal some fish. Sailors noticed him and instead
turning away they fed him with some fish they had. Couple more photos and a video is inside:
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6 Guy Made a Computer Out of Old Soviet Electronic Parts Looks Magically Cool!

Guy Made a Computer Out of Old Soviet Electronic Parts Looks Magically Cool!

This Russian guy has a hobby of making different things from the remainders of old Soviet electronic and electric parts. He deliberately collects different old Soviet
switches, buttons, small bulbs and indicators. Here is one of his latest works - a computer case made from all this old Soviet scrap parts. Looks very stylish:
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1 Travelling to Karelia 100 years ago

Travelling to Karelia 100 years ago

100 years ago scientists and anthropologists from St. Petersburg travelled to Russian Karelia - a Northern region bordering Finland on the west. Here are the
photos of people and nature they took while on this trip. The first one is a woman in a boat.  Some photos look like they are from some fairy tale.
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15 10 Russian Weapons that Scare NATO

10 Russian Weapons that Scare NATO

Such a loud headline might be the result of propaganda if it wasn't in a Swedish newspaper. Here is what Swedes think are the scariest Russian weapons. The first one is the RS-28 Sarmat missile above. It's an intercontinental missile that carries a nuclear warhead
2,000 stronger than the bomb that fell on Hiroshima. One bunch of such missiles can destroy a country like France in half hour. They will be armed in Russia in early 2018. Americans already call it "Satan 2". Let's see what else is on the list:
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8 Best hand decorated weapons Russian ministry of defence ordered in 2017

Best hand decorated weapons Russian ministry of defence ordered in 2017

Russian Ministry of Defence ordered a lot of hand decorated hand guns from a famous Russian Zlatoust arms factory. Those are going to be rewarded to the
best army soldiers and officers in year 2017. Let's see what they got. The first on top has a Stalin and a moto: "This is our victory".
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5 The Soviet Bistro Fast Food Project that Never Became a Reality

The Soviet Bistro Fast Food Project that Never Became a Reality

In late 1980s when first American fast food started arriving to USSR. This could be an alternative for an American fast food joints. It's called
"Bistro" from a Russian word "fast". It's interior is in typical Soviet style and let's see how it looked inside and what could be on the menu:
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1 Unknown Russian Bomber Il-52

Unknown Russian Bomber Il-52

This is fairly unknown Soviet bomber IL-52. It has a unique "Flying wing" composition without a rare tail. It was a back up project of IL agency and never went
much on public. They started to develop it in late 1940s after a need arisen in delivering atomic bombs across continents. Let's see it in detail:
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