3 Russian Super Riot Bus Turned Out to be an Aprils Fool Joke [photos]

Russian Super Riot Bus Turned Out to be an Aprils Fool Joke [photos]

In the beginning of the month Russian websites featured this uber cool riot police bus as a latest anti riot vehicle that is already out on the streets in Moscow. They even had an interview with the engineer who worked in
the project. However turns out it was an April's Fool Joke. Or they backed up and want us all to think it's a joke. Still if you haven't seen the photos of this monster bus you can check them out here.
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8 Another Glorious Soviet Car Been Restored to Life [photos]

Another Glorious Soviet Car Been Restored to Life [photos]

A rare Soviet GAZ-12 ZIM car was restored. At first vehicle was in this awful
condition but how it turned out, you won't believe how cool it looks now.
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1 Which Tanks Red Army Had When Hitler Invaded Soviet Union? [photos]

Which Tanks Red Army Had When Hitler Invaded Soviet Union? [photos]

Sort of a lot has been said about political side of the Hitler/USSR invasion, but let's just focus on the tanks been used by Soviet Army on the first days
of WW2 in Russia.  And lets start with "light tanks" like this T-27 small tank. Being produced since 1931, was total 3295 pieces present.
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0 Former Soviet air defense base

Former Soviet air defense base

This is a former soviet military air defense base that has a fantastic wall around it. It must have been a very important place during
the cold war. Nowadays there is other activity behind those fantastic walls that is surrounding the base ...... enjoy
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3 Abandoned Soviet Lab That Researched and Produced Real Torpedoes [photos]

Abandoned Soviet Lab That Researched and Produced Real Torpedoes [photos]

Russian blogger Vladimir has visited one of the spookiest places in Abkhazia (former USSR part of Gruzia/Georgia). This was a top
secret Soviet lab researching navy torpedoes. It was code named "Lab N5 NII 400". And this place is awesome, believe me.
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2 Luxurious Vacation Homes of the Soviet Party Leaders [photos]

Luxurious Vacation Homes of the Soviet Party Leaders [photos]

Soviet party leaders were fond of spending their leisure time at luxurious mansions Soviet state has built for
them. Some of the leaders had a few of those and here we have some of them for your viewing pleasure.
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0 Abandoned Military Vehicles in the Forest [photos]

Abandoned Military Vehicles in the Forest [photos]

Man went to make some early spring nature photos near the Moscow
with his drone. What he found out was sort of not very typical..
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5 A Restored Soviet ZiL-164 Truck [photos]

A Restored Soviet ZiL-164 Truck [photos]

A story of the old restored ZIL-164 pretty
rare Soviet truck.  Here are some shots.
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1 American Tourist at the Baikal Lake, USSR in 1964 [photos]

American Tourist at the Baikal Lake, USSR in 1964 [photos]

Just some photographs of an American photographer Harrison Forman traveling to USSR and specifically to the lake Baikal in 1964. Just
some shots of the Baikal village and its occupants. Like this first house is the local municipality "sovet" (council).
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5 A Couple Examples of USSR Copying Children Toys from the West [photos]

A Couple Examples of USSR Copying Children Toys from the West [photos]

  A couple of days ago Russian state senate - Duma - was carrying on (still not yet passed) a law to contraforce the American economical sanctions against Russia. One of the proposals was to cancel the intellectual property rights on
the territory of Russia. Sort of copy stuff without paying respective copyright owners on the state level. Something similar was already done by USSR, and here is a little example of Soviet toys copied from the West.
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