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10 Decaying Giants That Still Guard The Spirit Of The Soviet Union

10 Decaying Giants That Still Guard The Spirit Of The Soviet Union

When the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics ceased to exist in 1991, propaganda art began to disappear, and once-grand social realist murals, reliefs and all manner of mosaics have dwindled. But in the Republic of Kazakhstan, locals still walk the streets under the watchful eyes of five-story tall cosmonauts, workers,…

This Photo Will Make You Brace For Impact

This Photo Will Make You Brace For Impact

This is an image of a Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft just one second from landing on the very hard soil of the tundra near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan. It’s a perfectly peaceful moment — the calm before the rocking rumpus.