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Lakes of Kola peninsula

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A: Dalnie_Zelentsi

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 5.2kmかなた

poselok Dalnie Zelentsi


B: Prichal

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 5.3kmかなた

Prichal v Dalnih Zelentsah


C: Institute MMBI

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 5.5kmかなた

old institute MMBI KSC RAS in D.Zelentsy

Institute MMBI

D: guba Zelenetskaya

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 5.9kmかなた

Murman,Dalnie Zelentsi

guba Zelenetskaya

E: HPS 15

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 15.7kmかなた

Serebryanskay hydroelectric power station

HPS 15


Andrei Kuznetcov作, 31.6kmかなた

Hydroelectric power station


G: Teriberka1

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 36.7kmかなた


H: Teriberka2

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 36.9kmかなた


I: Teriberka - waterfall 1

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 40.4kmかなた

Teriberka - waterfall 1

J: Teriberka waterfall 2

Andrei Kuznetcov作, 40.4kmかなた

Teriberka waterfall 2



Just in case you mistakenly heard that it was all ice and snow in Russia, take a peek at the Big Bikini Exposition. This is right on the river Moskva in Moscow!

Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.

Check out what's happening north of Mongolia these days, in Chita

Although you may not have heard of Sochi, on the Black Sea, they're building up quickly and hope to host the 2014 Olympics.

Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).

The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.

Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)

After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.

Text by Steve Smith.