English-Russia hosts a diverse array of unique photo-journals and cultural tidbits from Russian (and surrounding ex-USSR nations), which make for a fascinating mental jaunt out of the daily grind.
Testing Base of the Emergency Control Ministry of Belarus: "
That’s not Apocalyptic era, it’s just a testing base of the Emergency Control Ministry of Belarus. They tried to stimulate virtually any catastrophe you can imagine, and they really know what they do. It looks like a cemetery of human civilizations -- planes, helicopters, trains, oil reservoirs. Houses, plants and many other objects. Kind of toys for grown-up boys.read more.."