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...
Near Yekaterinburg, on one of the bases of the Russian Railways, in the open air, rare trains are stored.
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.
This time we will go for a walk in the autumn forest and visit a rather interesting place – an abandoned research laboratory.
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...
I have always been intrigued and attracted by anything that’s related to space. So, once upon a rainy night I opened the door of an...
Almost before the collapse of the Soviet Union near Kharkov was built an ionospheric research station , which was directly analogous to the American HAARP...
This post is about the abandoned dynamic test system at the site 112 of the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
On our way home from the Crimea in 2002 we had a chance to visit a very interesting site in the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine.
This is a recently closed factory that used to manufacture ceramic, porcelain and gypsum items.
The Kolyma region is known not only for its rich gold fields, but also for tin metal exploitation.
This is an absolutely non-typical site with a strange and sad history.
This is a story about one of the coolest, most unusual and least visited abandoned sites of the Crimea.
On top of St. Michael Hill near the city of Anadyr, a number of huge non-operational antennas are towering.
This is a military town near Moscow that was abandoned in 2005. Taking into account its proximity to the capital, it is quite well preserved...
Well, the abandoned high-rise building of one of the special purpose research institutes of the Moscow region is in front of us.
Once upon a night we got into a recently abandoned lab building, “recently“ meaning in the past few years, including the last year.
The galleries are stretched on long distances, crossing and overlapping with each other.
When I find myself in places like this one, to me they look like decomposing bones of the Soviet Union.
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