20 Soviet Student Party 1967

Soviet Student Party 1967

If you have ever wondered how Soviet students partied, what they looked like, if they really had fun, and other things like that fifty years ago, then here is a rare
chance. Thanks to these once private photos of Soviet students of a prestigious Moscow university, we can now see what these Soviet students were up to back then!
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14 Russian Photographer Goes inside Chernobyl Reactor in 1990

Russian Photographer Goes inside Chernobyl Reactor in 1990

These days some in the media are commemorating the Chernobyl incident, or as they call it in Russia, "The Chernobyl Catastrophe". The reason is because it happened exactly thirty years ago, in April 1986. So we decided to post something too. We posted the best spooky
shots we could get our hands on. The story is as follows. Just four years after the incident, in the year 1990, a Russian photographer went right inside the destroyed reactor building, the most dangerous place in Chernobyl, and took those photos. Scary.
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11 Russian rocket launched from Cosmodrome Vostochny for the first time

Russian rocket launched from Cosmodrome Vostochny for the first time

Today the rocket was launched from newly built Russian spaceport "Cosmodrome Vostochny" for
the first time. Russian airplane photographer Marina was there and made those photos.
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7 Western cartoon heroes occupy streets of Russia

Western cartoon heroes occupy streets of Russia

Russian group of enthusiastic artists decided to inhabit traditional Russian
landscapes with famous Western cartoon characters. The result is big fun. Take a look!
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1 Big Red Heart Hot Air Balloon in Crimea

Big Red Heart Hot Air Balloon in Crimea

Someone has made a big red heart-shaped hot air balloon, wrote "I Love You!" on it and
took it into the air. Thanks to Maksim, Russian blogger we can see how it was.
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2 Taigan Lion Park in Crimea Releases Lions into the Wild

Taigan Lion Park in Crimea Releases Lions into the Wild

Well, not totally into the wild. Let's first tell a few facts about this place. Taigan is a lion park in Crimea. Over fifty lions live there, making it the biggest lion park in Europe.  In winter lions stay in warm houses because its cold outside
and snow is not a rare thing in Crimea. But in spring all those fifty African lions are being released into a "wilderness" - fifty hectares (123 acres) of Crimean land. Let's see inside, thanks to Crimean photographer YUry Ugans:
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2 Soviet Experimental All Terrain Vehicles

Soviet Experimental All Terrain Vehicles

These are mainly projects of Likhachev's plant, strangest of them that were never serially produced. Construction of army all-terrain vehicles in the USSR went
much further than construction of ordinary cars. Engineers were brave enough in their ideas but they were doomed to remain in the world of fantasies.
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3 Motors of War Exhibition: Motorcycles

Motors of War Exhibition: Motorcycles

Another exhibition "Motors of War" was held in Moscow recently. We are going to show you some pictures of the
event focusing on motorcycles. They were in the minority and it makes them even more interesting to see.
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1 What Is Inside of a Military Submarine?

What Is Inside of a Military Submarine?

We are in Kaliningrad, Russia, to visit the World Ocean Museum (where one may lose himself
for hours) and get inside a real military submarine. Take a rare chance with us!
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34 What Has Been Done by Russians on the Moon?

What Has Been Done by Russians on the Moon?

Russian mind has been haunted by the Moon in all times. Last century it was one of the most significant Soviet
missions - to reach the natural satellite of the Earth and explore it. And the country succeeded.
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