Near Yekaterinburg, on one of the bases of the Russian Railways, in the open air, rare trains are stored.
When a large industry starts to decline and fall apart, it often drags down its scientific institutions and manufacturing facilities, too.
Uranium mines of the Chukotka peninsula, that were the source for material used in the making of the first Soviet nuclear bombs, are something of...
During our next illegal trip to the Chernobyl exclusion zone, my friend and I decided to go and look at the legendary moon rover, which...
The whole complex of buildings and territory of the Vladimir Tractor Plant are now owned by LLC VTZ Regulated Development Zone, which is undergoing bankruptcy...
One summer night, we managed to get to one of the largest aviation plants in Moscow.
The building did not stand out. Unremarkable industrial building, which was built in hundreds of Soviet cities.
Krasnoyarsk bicycle traveler Vladimir Chernikov and his colleague in the Russian Geographical Society Dmitry Semenov discovered an old English steam machine in the Siberian taiga.
Laboratory building of biophysics and radiobiology. Closed and mothballed since 2000. Located in the town of Michurinsk, Tambov region.
This time we will go for a walk in the autumn forest and visit a rather interesting place – an abandoned research laboratory.
Almost before the collapse of the Soviet Union near Kharkov was built an ionospheric research station , which was directly analogous to the American HAARP...
The deepest borehole in the world is located in the west of the Murmansk region, ten kilometers from the city of Zapolyarny and very close...
A hundred kilometers from Moscow, near the Science City Protvino, in the forests of the Moscow region, was buried a treasure of tens of billions...
Having noticed this place 5 years ago, I have traveled many times since then, but only this year I managed to get here.
Continuing the story about the small town of Dalniye Zelentsy.
This post is about the abandoned dynamic test system at the site 112 of the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
A little more than a month ago I returned from a trip to the heart of the main space harbor of this country: the Baikonur...
The first airplane was located exactly at the spot indicated by the satellite map positioning data.
This small lab (as it later turned out, it used to research soil and forest problems) is part of one of the forestry management institutions.
The galleries are stretched on long distances, crossing and overlapping with each other.
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