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A: View of the mosque of Almetyevsk

摄影师Khasanov Arkadiy, 距离此处690远

View of the mosque of Almetyevsk

B: Альметьевск

摄影师Vladimir Salman, 距离此处710远


C: Альметьевск

摄影师Vladimir Salman, 距离此全景1.7


D: Альметьевск

摄影师Vladimir Salman, 距离此全景1.8


E: Aktash`s karst collapse

摄影师Mikhail Romashov, 距离此全景9.7

Aktash`s karst collapse

F: Dzhalil 090706 004

摄影师Vladimir Salman, 距离此全景31.4

Dzhalil 090706 004

G: РТ, Заинский, Поручиково, церковь

摄影师Пулатов Эркин, 距离此全景41.0

РТ, Заинский, Поручиково, церковь

H: Заинск, стела

摄影师Пулатов Эркин, 距离此全景45.5

Заинск, стела

I: РТ, Заинск, пляж

摄影师Пулатов Эркин, 距离此全景45.8

РТ, Заинск, пляж

J: РТ, Заинск, Степной Зай

摄影师Пулатов Эркин, 距离此全景45.9

РТ, Заинск, Степной Зай



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.