cosmonaut Yelena Serova 2

Yelena Serova may become the fourth woman astronaut in the history of Russia and the USSR. Her first flight is scheduled for 2014. Russian cosmonaut Yelena Serova was…

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Made in USSR cameras

Made in USSR cameras. Having appeared in the Soviet Union cameras won the hearts of all, rare person didn’t want to get his own photo-camera. Technological advances made…

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Telepathist Wolf Messing

It is difficult to imagine that some half a century ago, the name of telepathist Wolf Messing was on the lips of all Europe. In the Soviet Union…

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Russian Space wedding. Yuri Malenchenko

Russian Space wedding. Yuri Malenchenko. Some brides worry on their wedding day that the groom won’t turn up. But Ekaterina Dmitrieva arrived at her wedding ceremony knowing that…

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Ordinary Miracle school in Yoshkar-Ola

Ordinary Miracle school in Yoshkar-Ola, the capital city of the Mari El Republic, Russia, resembles fairy tale castle. The locals call it Hogwarts School (meaning architectural style), but…

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Private life of woman cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova

On the marriage of the first woman cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova not much was known. Exactly fourty years ago, she became the wife of no less legendary than herself,…

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