Inventor of color photography Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Inventor of color photography Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky. Russian chemist and photographer Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early 20th-century Russia. He was…

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Patriarchs of Moscow and All Rus

Patriarchs of Moscow and All Rus. Holy Patriarch of Moscow and All Rus – the title of head of the Russian Orthodox Church. In different years used different…

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Prehistoric mammoths of Khanty-Mansiysk Archeopark

Where today you can see the mammoths? In the picture, the museum, on the TV. But it is better to go to the capital of Yugra Khanty-Mansiysk, where…

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50 major Russian celebrities

Forbes Russia has listed 50 major Russian celebrities of 2013 for the tenth time. Year-on-year in the ranking of celebrities flashes
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