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For the first time ever, the Russian Defence Ministry revealed pictures of the Northern Fleet military base

Post-Industrial: Moscow Factories Gain a New Lease of Life

A selection of numerous Moscow factories and plants that have now become home to business centres, lofts and museums

House Made from 12,000 Champagne Bottles Built in Urals

A resident of Tomino in the Chelyabinsk Region has built a house out of 12,000 champagne bottles

‘Russian Spiderman’ Climbs Moscow City Skyscraper

Sergei Devlyashov, nicknamed Russian Spiderman, climbed on skyscraper of the Moscow City complex without safety

Moscow's Zaryadye Park to Get 'Floating' Bridge

A "floating" suspension bridge is under construction in Moscow's new Zaryadye Park

Soon-to-Be on UNESCO List: Gorokhovets, 17th-Century Monotown

How it turned out that the centre of Gorokhovets in 2017 looks exactly like it did in the time of Peter the Great

Russian Scientists Invent Stronger, Lighter Building Blocks

The building blocks are resistant to corrosion, inclement weather conditions and severe frosts

House in Moscow Suburbs Built Using 3D-Printer

Russian company Apis Cor built a house in Stupino near Moscow with the help of a special 3D-printer that it had designed

Ninety-five Years of Moscow Shukhov Tower

From the avant-garde early years of Shabolovka to the mid-life crisis

Moscow Architectural Bureau to Design New Skyscraper for New York

Moscow group of architects «Meganom» was appointed to develop a design project for a new «Skinny» tower in Manhattan district

China Planning to Build a Copy of Moscow State University

A replica of the main building of Moscow State University (MSU) will appear in the Chinese city of Shenzhen

'There Are Producers Around the World Who Would Kill to Have 'Fisht' Stadium'

Damon Lavelle shares his impressions of Sochi, sports architecture in Russia during the crisis and the historical value of Luzhniki stadium after the reconstruction

Moscow’s Avant-Garde Architecture Collated on One Map

The Lithuanian design studio Baklažanas have created a map listing the pre-eminent Constructivist architectural sites located around Russia’s capital city

St. Petersburg Church Among World’s Top 10 Cultural Sites

TripAdvisor within a framework of Travelers’ Choice Award named the world’s best cultural sites of 2017

Moscow City to Get Nine More Skyscrapers

Nine more skyscrapers will be built by 2018 on the grounds of the Moscow International Business Centre, or Moscow City

Archaeologists Dug Into Two Ancient Temples in Russia’s Tver

Archaeologists have discovered the foundations of two temples from the early 15th century during excavations on the Zheltikov monastery

Breath of Antiquity: Seven Ancient Towns of Russian Golden Ring

A brief guide to seven brightest gems of the Russian Golden Ring which preserve the memory of the most important and significant events in Russian history

Creators of Disneyland Paris to Build Amusement Park at Moscow VDNKh

The Russian branch of the Italian company Pizzarotti won a competition for the construction of the “Park of the Future” amusement park on the territory of Moscow VDNKh

The Enigma of an Old Castle: 245 Years of Butyrka Prison

A tale of Butyrka’s first prisoners, tricks of Houdini and a prison-hotel

Most Expensive Real Estate in Moscow Revealed

Moscow’s most expensive real estate locations of 2016 have been named