Laboratory building of biophysics and radiobiology. Closed and mothballed since 2000. Located in the town of Michurinsk, Tambov region.
Did you know that Europe’s largest lavender field, with an area of 120 hectares, is located in Crimea?
This is a recently closed factory that used to manufacture ceramic, porcelain and gypsum items.
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...
The building did not stand out. Unremarkable industrial building, which was built in hundreds of Soviet cities.
This post is about the abandoned dynamic test system at the site 112 of the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Near Yekaterinburg, on one of the bases of the Russian Railways, in the open air, rare trains are stored.
There is a landmark in the city of Magadan, a place of pilgrimage for the bored youth. These are some mind-blowingly huge red and white...
The galleries are stretched on long distances, crossing and overlapping with each other.
On top of St. Michael Hill near the city of Anadyr, a number of huge non-operational antennas are towering.
Once upon a night we got into a recently abandoned lab building, “recently“ meaning in the past few years, including the last year.
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 little more than a month ago I returned from a trip to the heart of the main space harbor of this country: the Baikonur...
Here, in the village of Dalniye Zelentsy, the Severnaya corrosion testing station, the only one above the Arctic Circle, still survives.
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.
Continuing the story about the small town of Dalniye Zelentsy.
This is a story about one of the coolest, most unusual and least visited abandoned sites of the Crimea.
Let me take you on a tour of a most fascinating place. This is one of the grounds of a missile testing center that is...
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...
The Kolyma region is known not only for its rich gold fields, but also for tin metal exploitation.
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