5 The Final Destination

The Final Destination

People are always in a hurry and no one
wants to wait or give way to others.
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6 Construction of The Krasnoyarsk Subway

Construction of The Krasnoyarsk Subway

The fact that Krasnoyarsk  has a subway or rather is under construction is not known to many. The project is underway and it is predicted to start operation in 2012 with 3 stations. The project is meant to have 3
lines and over 30 stations. The construction began way back in 1993, but due to lack of funds it was stalled. Currently, the construction has resumed and work is at full swing to meet the 2012 deadline.
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6 Siege Of Sevastopol 1854-1855 In A Panorama

Siege Of Sevastopol 1854-1855 In A Panorama

The panorama of the siege of Sevastopol in 1854-1955 tells the story about the 349-days heroic repelling the enemy's storm. The author of this panorama is the founder of Russian
panoramic art, Francis Rubo (1856-1928), the professor of a class of battle painting in the Saint-Petersburg Academy of Arts and then the real member of this academy.
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58 7 Abandoned Wonders of the USSR

7 Abandoned Wonders of the USSR

The USSR has ceased to exist but its monuments still haunt the minds of millions. There are hundreds and thousands of artifacts reminding of the intense construction of the
"bright future" which never arrived. So let's take a closer look at the seven most interesting "wonders" of the USSR, all abandoned and left to the mercy of fate.
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10 An Orphaned House

An Orphaned House

Not so many years ago this house was full of life. But after the death of its hostess, an old woman named Zina, it became abandoned. It's
really sad to look at her possessions and realize that this person will never come back here. And only photos keep memory...
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10 Down to the Metros Of Two Capitals

Down to the Metros Of Two Capitals

Best masters of architecture and visual arts participated in creation of the Moscow metro using people's art work. The railway
system leads an underground life of its own awaking our interest in investigating its vastness and admiring the view.
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9 Journey Through Time: Exhibition Of Communication Artifacts

Journey Through Time: Exhibition Of Communication Artifacts

The A.S.Popov Central Museum of Communication contains artifacts which demonstrate the laws of physics
and data transmission types. Being here feels like making a journey through time and space.
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2 Spending Time At The North Pole

Spending Time At The North Pole

Usually people can easily differentiate between day and night. Still, there can be
exceptions. Thus, spending a night at the North Pole doesn't mean it'll be dark.
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20 White Marble Turkmenistan

White Marble Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan is one of the most colorful and at the same time closed to prying eyes country of the former USSR.
Today we'll visit its capital and see themselves what a beautiful city it is and how people live there.
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5 News From Russian Roads, Part 34

News From Russian Roads, Part 34

Want to make very extraordinary birthday greetings? No problem, everything you
need is a large number of stickers and a truck with a very patient owner.
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