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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 […]

Volcanoes of Kamchatka and Aleutian Islands (video)

Вулканы Камчатки и Алеутских островов

Desert Landscapes Saudi Arabia (photo)

Пустынные пейзажи Саудовской Аравии

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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:

Canary Islands (photo)

Канарские острова

Tenerife Is the largest island of the eight Canary Islands (Spain). Tenerife is known internationally for its warm and pleasant climate, as the “Island of Eternal Spring”. The island, which lies at the same latitude as central Florida, enjoys a warm tropical climate with an average of 18–24 °C (64–75 °F) in the winter and […]

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 […]

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 […]

24 апреля – День Космонавтики в Китайской Народной Республике (фото, видео)

24 апреля - День Космонавтики в Китайской Народной Республике

Сегодня, 24 апреля, Китайская Народная Республика отмечает день космонавтики В этот день, 50 лет назад был выведен на орбиту первый китайский спутник “Дунфанхун-1” (Dongfanghong-1, DFH-1) ракетоносителем “Чанчжэн-1” (Chang Zheng-1, CZ-1), стартовавшем с космодрома Цзюцюань. Китайская народная республика стала пятой страной после СССР, США, Франции и Японии, которая осуществила запуск ИСЗ (искусственный спутник Земли) с помощью […]

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 […]

Earth Day. March 22 (фото)

22 Марта - День Земли

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, it now includes events coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network. Download big pictures:

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

Можно смотреть вечно на огонь, воду и на ночное небо

Easter Island (photo)

Остров Пасхи

Easter Island is an island and special territory of Chile in the southeastern Pacific Ocean. The name “Easter Island” was given by the island’s first recorded European visitor, the Dutch explorer Jacob Roggeveen, who encountered it on Easter Sunday in 1722. Easter Island is most famous for its nearly 1,000 extant monumental statues, called moai. […]

Flying over the Yucatan Peninsula… (photo)

Пролетая над полуостровом Юкатан...

Flying over the Yucatan Peninsula in southeastern Mexico, separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico, with the northern coastline on the Yucatán Channel. The Yucatán Peninsula is the site of the Chicxulub crater impact, which was created about 65 million years ago by an asteroid of about 6 to 9 miles. A widely […]

Earth Paints – Kuyalnitsky Estuary (photo)

Краски Земли - Куяльницкий лиман

The pearl of the “Colors of the Earth” collection is the Kuyalnitsky estuary located 3 km northwest of the coast of the Odessa Gulf of the Black Sea, 8 km from the center of Odessa. Its name is associated with a high concentration of salt in the water of the estuary – more than 300 […]

Cities in Russia – Cherkessk. Karachay-Cherkess Republic (photo)

Города России - Черкесск, Карачаево-Черкесская Республика

Cherkessk is the capital city of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic, Russia, as well as its political, economic, and cultural center. The city is located on the right bank of the Kuban River. The river has 300 names. Cherkessk is interesting for its history, nature and culture. The sights of the city are Batalpashinsky lakes, 18 km […]

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 […]

Bikini Atoll is a coral Reef in the Marshall Islands (photo)

Атолл Бикини. Тихий океан. Цепь Ралик на Маршалловых Островах

Bikini Atoll is a coral reef in the Marshall Islands consisting of 23 islands surrounding a 229.4-square-mile (594.1 km2) central lagoon. The atoll is at the northern end of the Ralik Chain. In popular culture: Mondo Cane shows the effects of the nuclear tests on the wildlife. The documentary Bikini – mon amour by Oliver […]

The Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft landed in Kazakhstan on 6 February 2020 (video)

Возвращение экипажа корабля «Союз МС-13» 6 февраля 2020 г

The Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft landed in Kazakhstan on 6 February 2020 with NASA astronaut Christina Koch, ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano and cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov of Roscosmos.

The Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft landed in Kazakhstan on 6 February 2020 (video)

06.02.20. Трансляция посадки экипажа пилотируемого корабля «Союз МС-13»

The Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft landed in Kazakhstan on 6 February 2020

Postflight examination on a Space Experiment “Profilaktika-2”

Послеполётное обследование по космическому эксперименту Профилактика 2



Landing (photo)

Приземление

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

October 04, 2018. Soyuz MS-08 Landing (video)

04 октября 2018. Приземление «Союз МС-08»

Roskosmos (rus) Landing (Full Version)

Before Landing (photo, video)

I know how much I’ll miss this ISS life, but now I look forward to seeing my family on Earth! Recently we had cosmic Sushi for dinner… … and it was really, really good and tasty! Today it is, practically, the last day of our crew on board the ISS . And tomorrow, we’ll eat […]

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

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