Mirny Diamond Mine - Eastern Siberia, Russia The world's second largest man-made hole, Mirny was constructed by Stalin to satisfy the Soviet Union's demand for industrial diamond. Further digging efforts were eventually abandoned when it became too diffic
People who see this image at first think that it has been digitally manipulated, photoshopped or in some other way changed – it can’t be for real. However, this is a real shot from an abandoned fishermen village in Kamchatka, Russia.
is early warning radar station of Soviet missile defense system located in Moskovskaya oblast, Russia. NATO’s code - "Cathouse". Today the station operates partly; most of the equipment was dismantled.