17 And Excursion To The Kola Atomic Power Plant

And Excursion To The Kola Atomic Power Plant

Atomic energy as well as atomic power plants themselves are undoubtedly hot issues today.
This post is going to be about the Kola APS, its structure and operating priciple.
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35 The Scariest Place On The Black Sea

The Scariest Place On The Black Sea

We've already published pictures of odd children's playgrounds (1, 2, 3, 4, 5) and this is one more place that'll make you at least puzzled... Sooner or later everybody becomes adult and doesn't  believe in childish fairy tales anymore.
But there is a place at the Back Sea which can ruin one's childhood in a single stroke! This strange children park is situated in Sergeevka - formerly a famous resort, but now abandoned due to this "unchildish" park.
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9 Following In Beavers’ Tracks

Following In Beavers’ Tracks

Let's make a trip to the places where beavers
are often seen and explore their settlement.
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13 Retro Russian Racing

Retro Russian Racing

We are used to hear not very pleasant comments about the quality of Russian cars. But if we look into the past we
can find a lot of interesting facts about Russian motorsport that will change the common opinion a bit.
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8 Rewritten

Rewritten

One russian guy from leprosorium.ru has tried to rewrite a
history. That's an example what he has got. Just one pic, sorry.
24 Lvov On Vintage Photos Bought By Chance

Lvov On Vintage Photos Bought By Chance

These vintage pictures of old Lvov bought from a city street vendor were made before and during WWI. On some of
them were signatures with the places photographed and about some others the old vendor told a few words.
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24 AN-225 “MRIA” – The Biggest Aircraft In The World

AN-225 “MRIA” – The Biggest Aircraft In The World

AN-225 "MRIA" (from Ukrainian - "a dream") is today the biggest and the heaviest aircraft with the highest cargo capacity in the World. This unique cargo plane was constructed in the 80's by the
Antonov's Development Laboratory. Its length is 84 m, height - 18 m, total cargo capacity - 250 tons. Currently there is only one operative AN-225, and it belongs to a Ukrainian air company.
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18 “Yes, It’s Really Me!”

“Yes, It’s Really Me!”

Does it always look the same - what you see in the mirror and what you see
in your passport? These Russian guys prefer different style in life.
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20 Life In a Penal Colony, 1891

Life In a Penal Colony, 1891

In 1891 Aleksey Kuznetsov, the Transbaikalia researcher went to Nerchinsk, which is situated not far from the
Russian-Chinese border and  made some photos of living conditions in the penal colony of the Russian Far East.
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St Petersburg English Ladies With Teddy Bear 1909
16 Vintage Photographs of St Petersburg Dated 1909

Vintage Photographs of St Petersburg Dated 1909

Recently we've published exclusive photos of
Moscow taken in the far year of 1909. The
story of this tour and information about the author of these precious pictures can be easily found in our previous post as well. Moscow was not the only Russian city visited during this tour, today we are showing the photos of St. Petersburg 1909. Read more...