9 Military Exercises Of Mortarmen In The Primorye Region

Military Exercises Of Mortarmen In The Primorye Region

The photos were taken during military
training of mortarmen on an amphibious
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20 Soviet And Russian Space Programs

Soviet And Russian Space Programs

According to Head of the Russian Federal Space Agency V. Popovkin, it is likely that Russian cosmonauts will land on the Moon by 2020. Citizens of the Russian Federation, engineers or doctors by education, may apply for the program to be selected for the
expedition. The Russian Federal Space Agency also announced its plans to build research stations on Mars. All that is yet to happen in future so why not look back into the past to see what space programs the Soviet Union and Russia had.
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9 Kazakh Expedition To The South Pole

Kazakh Expedition To The South Pole

Which of you have never dreamt of adventures and fantastic exploits? For most of us, those dreams are
still just dreams but there're yet some people who managed to make their dreams come true.
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8 Lady In Uniform

Lady In Uniform

Check out this photo collection picturing girls who partook in WWII
military reconstructions held in Russia and post-Soviet countries.
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8 One Of The Largest Libraries In The World

One Of The Largest Libraries In The World

The National library of Belarus relates to one of the largest libraries in the world. The building is twice heavier than the Ostankino Tower and is included into the list of top 50 most
unusual buildings in the world where it occupies the 24th position. At night the library can be seen from the space. Let us see what the library looks like from the inside.
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3 The Fate Of The Astrakhan Sturgeon By Carl Mydans

The Fate Of The Astrakhan Sturgeon By Carl Mydans

The photos were made by Carl Mydans in April 1960 and show
how a sturgeon, the tastiest fish, is caught and cooked.
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7 Car Design Trends Throughout Decades

Car Design Trends Throughout Decades

Some people accuse car manufacturers of "design degradation" claiming it is mere details that distinguish one make of the car from another. Let's check out Oldtimer Gallery again (you must be
familiar with it after reading our previous reports The Spirit of Old Time and The Spirit of Old Time, Part 2) to see if the statement can be applied for the oldtimers (we doubt so!).
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4 Tactical Maneuvers On The Klerk Peninsula

Tactical Maneuvers On The Klerk Peninsula

Units of the Pacific Fleet Marine Force carried out two-day tactical
maneuvers in Primorye Territory that started on March, 14th.
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6 Empty Haven Of Karaganda

Empty Haven Of Karaganda

Sary-Arka Airport is located 20 kilometers south of the city of Karaganda, Kazakhstan. It is the largest and, perhaps, the most beautiful
airport in the country which has just one problem - it has extremely low air passenger traffic. Let's try to find out why.
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11 Printing Books In Tver

Printing Books In Tver

The most modern Russian book office is functioning on the outskirts of Tver. The building embraces several huge and clean rooms divided into such
areas as prepress industry, press, bindery, finishing, finished product storage and office center. 600 people are engaged in the work.
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