Over the weekend Russian Government officials spoke up after 40 years of silence, they finally gave scientists from the nearby Novosibirsk Institute of Geology and Mineralogy permission to lift the lid on the crater’s hidden gems in a meeting with journalists. What does this mean? Russia is about to start tapping into this enormous source … More Russia reveals it’s hidden “Diamond” treasure to the world
We can’t hold on to time but we can leave a bit of ourselves in each grain that passes through our hands as time slips by. It’s not in the holding but in the flowing. Like a river that passes over every stone it washes each one of us. It smooths us and polishes us … More The passing of “Time”
So we were traveling down the road and all of a sudden coming from the opposite direction this appeared, I had to grab my camera quickly It’s not everyday that one can capture the true Russian inventiveness. (see earlier post on “True Russian Inventors”) The nice part is less rubber is in contact with the … More Picture of the Day – Oct. 18
Contributions by Russian Inventors The development of global scientific thought has been influenced by Russian inventors who have greatly contributed much to the world. Some of these inventions have literally transformed the world, some of them are debatable about who where the real inventors. What is known is all of us that we have been … More Top 10 Russian Inventions that helped change the world
Standing deep inside a secret military base in Russia, I quickly snapped this picture of a top secret weapon. Please be careful who you share this with Exposing this kind information could get you in a lot of trouble. Please notice the stealthy design Remember this is for your eyes only. Visit: https://hague6185.wordpress.com/2013/10/16/picture-of-the-day-oct-16/
The remarkable footage and pictures of this rescue show the act of kindness by the people on board a helicopter. They happened to be flying over the Siberian taiga in Khanty-Mansiisk region when the moose was spotted. They recognized that the moose was trapped after falling through the ice and upon taking a closer look … More From Russia with Love – Amazing Act of Kindness
Stepping back in time almost two years ago. My wife took me downtown Kazan to sight-see. There was no wind, no fog, but as you can see what looks like a hand surrounding my wife and I. Where did it come from? What is it? Can someone explain this? I think I have an idea … More Picture of the Day – Aug. 21
Had a real good laugh at this one. The caption reads: Good Luck. Guess Pickles and milk don’t mix. Duh, like picking your teeth. Related articles Russian Wedding Turns into Massive Crash [Video] (autoevolution.com)
Because the daily commute in Russia isn’t already the equivalent of driving through a demolition derby on the way to work, several Czech scientists have come together with a Czech bicycle manufacturer to create the next hellish level of obstacles to just getting to the grocery store safely. For obvious inner-child reasons, this team has … More New Russian Air-Bike to beat the commute
So it happened, I was finally asked the question! What question is that you might ask? Well I can share about all kinds of things about Russia, its culture, it’s mysteries, its history, quotes and the list goes on. So what is it? Food, that’s the answer. What do we eat here in Russia. What … More So what’s the Question?
За чем пойдёшь, то и найдёшь. Literal: What you’ll go looking for, that you will find. As you sow, so shall you reap. Oh, America a land which was once so sweet It was filled with cream and honey and all kinds of money at your feet But then you decided follow another and left … More За чем пойдёшь, то и найдёшь. – As you sow, so shall you reap.
Глаза́ боя́тся, а ру́ки де́лают. Literal:Eyes are afraid, but hands are doing the job. You never know what you can do till you try.
Всего́ с собо́й не унесёшь. Literal: You can’t take everything with you. The one who dies with most toys, still dies
This open area has been a trading center since the 1400’s, I wanted to catch the churches, there are actually three that can be seen from this picture.