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Winter Baikal (photo)

Зимний Байкал

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Las Salinas del Bebedero, Argentina (photo)

Солончак Лас-Салинас-дель-Бебедеро, Аргентина

Las Salinas del Bebedero is a salt marsh located in the Lagunas de Guanacache marshes (marshland in western Argentina in the San Juan provinces), stretching for almost 200 km on the lands of the three western provinces of Argentina. Salinas del Bebedero is located 42 km southwest of San Luis and 15 km south of […]

Bahamas (photo)

Багамские острова

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Hawaiian Islands (photo)

Hawaiian Islands

E komo mai (e komo mai) – translated from colloquial Hawaiian means “Welcome”! As you might have guessed, the photographs show the Hawaiian Islands – an archipelago of volcanic origin from islands and atolls located in the North Pacific Ocean. The islands got their name from the largest island – Hawaii, and it in turn […]

Western China and Lake Kukunor (Qinghai) (photo)

Западная провинция Китая и озеро «Кукунор» (провинция Цинхай)

Kukunor is the second largest inland mountain salt lake in Central Asia after Lake Issyk-Kul. It is mountainous and is located at an altitude of 3205 m. Chinese – Qinghai, Mongolian – Khukh-Nur and Tibetan – Tso Ngongpo names mean “blue-green (turquoise) sea (lake)”.One of the first Europeans to explore the lake was the Russian […]

Diego Garcia is the largest Atoll Island of the Chagos Archipelago in the Indian Ocean (photo)

Атолл Диего-Гарсия — крупнейший остров-атолл архипелага Чагос

Diego Garcia is the largest atoll island of the Chagos archipelago in the Indian Ocean, located 1600 km south of Hindustan and 1200 km south of the Maldives. The lagoon, with an area of ​​about 27 km², is surrounded by a narrow strip of surface coral reefs. Diego Garcia has a length of about 60 […]

The Light of the Night Cities of the Earth (photo)

Свет ночных городов Земли

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One of the most beautiful places on planet Earth – Altai (photo)

Алтай - Одно из самых красивых мест на планете Земля

Let’s get to know some of the sights of Altai: Mount Belukha is the main among all the natural attractions of the Altai Mountains. This is the highest peak in Altai – 4509 m above sea level. Located on the Katunsky ridge. Katun is the main river in Altai. The source of the river is […]

Training began on the actions after landing the descent vehicle of the Soyuz spacecraft on the water surface (photo)

Начались тренировки по действиям после посадки спускаемого аппарата корабля «Союз» на водную поверхность

Training began on the actions after landing the descent vehicle of the Soyuz spacecraft on the water surface. During the training, two types of training are performed: “long” and “short”. “Long” training – the descent vehicle is on the water and we need to change clothes inside the descent capsule from the Sokol spacesuit into […]

Копию Знамени Победы, побывавшую в космосе передадут Музею космонавтики (фото)

Копию Знамени Победы, побывавшую в космосе передадут Музею Космонавтики

Герой РФ, летчик-космонавт Олег Артемьев в день парада Победы передаст в фонды московского Музея космонавтики копию Знамени Победы, которая находилась вместе с ним на борту Международной космической станции в 2018 году. Об этом сообщили в пресс-службе музея. Как уточняется, трансляцию мероприятия можно будет посмотреть на странице Музея космонавтики в соцсети «ВКонтакте» в 12:00 в среду, […]

Mexico (photo)

Города мира - Мексика

Welcome to Mexico, the largest Hispanic country in the world! Ciudad Juarez Dell City Interesting facts about this country that you probably did not know: The first people appeared on the territory of modern Mexico at least by the XX millennium BC. In ancient times, Mexico was inhabited by many powerful tribes, the most famous […]

Cities of the World — Dubai (photo)

Города Мира — Дубай

The Palm Jumeirah is an artificial archipelago in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, created using land reclamation by Nakheel which extends into the Persian Gulf. Download big picture:

Fly over Canada! (фото)

Пролетаем Канаду!

Canada ranks second in the world in area – 9 984 670 km², after Russia (17 125 191 km²). This country was founded by the French explorer Jacques Cartier in 1534. Being the second largest country in the world – with the longest coastline in the world – Canada is known for road travel. This […]

Amur is a River in the Far East in East Asia (photo)

Амур — река на Дальнем Востоке в Восточной Азии

Cupid flows through the territory of Russia and the border of Russia with China. Amur is distinguished by a diversity of ichthyofauna. ~ 111-140 species and subspecies of fish belonging to the five faunal ichthyocomplexes live here and only 36 of them are of commercial importance. Along with typical species, representatives of the “Chinese” and […]

May 21 is celebrated all over the world – International Space Day! (photo)

С Днём космоса, друзья!

According to Einstein’s theory of relativity – the Universe has arisen from a certain point with a very high density and an infinite amount of energy – the Big Bang. There are other theories, but at the moment there is no way to test any of them. Astrophysicists believe that the universe is the same […]

Earth Paints – Australia (photo)

Краски Земли — Австралия

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Iranian Desert (photo)

Иранские пустыни

In the photographs the desert of Iran. Deshte Kevir is a salt marsh desert. Its total area is about 55,000 km2. On the territory of Dasht-e Kaviris the Iranian cosmodrome – Semnan. Deshte Lut – sand and salt marshes desert. A shallow lake forms in the low part of the salt marsh basin of the […]

ISS cameras (video)

Фотоаппараты на МКС

Cities of the World – Adelaide is the capital City of the State of South Australia (photo)

Города мира — пятый по величине город Австралии — Аделаида

Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city of Australia. Named in honour of Queen Adelaide, consort to King William IV, the city was founded in 1836 as the planned capital for the only freely-settled British province in Australia. Adelaide is situated on the Adelaide Plains north […]

You can look forever at fire, water and the night sky… (photo)

Можно смотреть вечно на огонь, воду и на ночное небо

Happy Easter, dear friends!

Вот такой праздничный стол у нас сегодня

Two years ago (April 8, 2018), @anton_astrey and I celebrated this holiday at the International Space Station. We had a video call with our families and friends and ate traditional Easter food. Now, in conditions, not everyone has the opportunity to celebrate Easter with their family. But, you can imagine that you are on a […]

Dombay, Karachay-Cherkess Republic (photo)

Домбай - один из современных горнолыжных, альпинистских и туристских центров России, настоящая мекка Большого Кавказа

Dombay is an urban locality (a resort settlement) under the administrative jurisdiction of the town of republic significance of Karachayevsk in the Karachay-Cherkess Republic, Russia. Dombay is situated within the Teberda Nature Reserve (zapovednik) and is a popular tourist destination. The area attracts people for its skiing and hiking trails and natural beauty of the […]

21 января 2019 г. – торжественная встреча экипажа 55/56-й длительной экспедиции на МКС (фото, видео)

21 января 2019 г. - торжественная встреча экипажа 55/56-й длительной экспедиции на МКС (фото, видео)

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Landing (photo)

Приземление

Thank you all for your support! We are finally home.

The Rocas Atoll (photo)

Рокас — единственный атолл в южной Атлантике

The Rocas Atoll is the only atoll in the South Atlantic Ocean It belongs to the Brazilian State of Rio Grande do Norte. It is located approximately 145 km west of the Fernando de Noronha archipelago. The reserve it is currently used solely for scientific research.

Fly over the Great Barrier Reef (video)

Пролетаем над Большим Барьерным Рифом

Preparing to return Home to Earth (photo, video)

Тренировка по спуску на Землю

We started preparing to return home to Earth! Commencing countdown – 8 days to our landing.

The Earth at Night (photo)

МКС. Ночные пейзажи...

Volcanoes of Indonesia (photo)

Вулканы Индонезии

Volcanoes of Indonesia are impressive even from space

Uluru & Kata Tjuta. Australia (photo)

In the heart of Australia, a massive block of red sandstone rises up out of the near-perfect flatness of the eroded landscape. Called Uluru this giant is a monolith 348 meters high, 3.6 kilometers long. Kata Tjuta Lake Amadeus