• Abandoned Hadron Collider

    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...

  • A derelict industrial lab

    Once upon a night we got into a recently abandoned lab building, “recently“ meaning in the past few years, including the last year.

  • A uranium mine on the Kolyma River

    At the 222 kilometer post (mile 138) of the Tenkinskiy Route near the Kolyma River there is a brightly colored sign warning about radiation.

  • An aircraft boneyard

    The first airplane was located exactly at the spot indicated by the satellite map positioning data.

  • An airplane graveyard

    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.

  • Abandoned Tractor Plant

    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...

  • A ghost town

    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...

  • Abandoned Metallurgy Giant

    When I find myself in places like this one, to me they look like decomposing bones of the Soviet Union.

  • The abandoned soviet HARP

    Almost before the collapse of the Soviet Union near Kharkov was built an ionospheric research station , which was directly analogous to the American HAARP...

  • A space capsule graveyard

    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...

  • Abandoned Kola Superdeep Borehole

    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...

  • Abandoned Cable Car Station

    Having noticed this place 5 years ago, I have traveled many times since then, but only this year I managed to get here.