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Nov 18, 2013

Boeing Airliner Crash: 44 Passengers Feared Dead

Boeing Airliner Crash: 44 Passengers Feared Dead
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Forty-four passengers aboard a Boeing 737 are feared dead after the passenger airliner crashed while landing in the city of Kazan, several Russian news sites reported on Monday, November 18, 2013. Kazan Credit: Google According to reports, the Boeing airliner crashed at about 7:20pm local time on Sunday. There were no immediate reports of what […]

Feb 15, 2013

Meteorite Falls in Russia: Meteorite explosion in Russian Urals hurts over 750 (Video)

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Meteorite Credit: Wikimedia Commons A meteorite falls over the Ural mountains in Russia on Friday, February 15, 2013 according to a report by the Russian Academy of Sciences. Military spokesman Yaroslavl Roshchupki said that the meteorite created a six-meter-wide (20-foot-wide) crater . (See the video of the meteorite below) The meteorite reportedly streaked over the […]

Jan 24, 2013

Baby flung from car: Mitsubishi SUV ejects one-year-old girl (Video)

Baby flung from car
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Baby flung from car Image Credit: ABC News video grab A baby flung from a car in Russia was captured on video by a camera installed on the dashboard of another vehicle running behind it, according to an ABC news report on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. The one-year-old child was reportedly ejected out from a […]

Dec 18, 2012

Submarine wreck found: Russian submarine wreckage found in Baltic Sea (Video)

submarine wreck found
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Soviet Sub found in Baltic Sea Image Credit: Reuters/Swedish Defence Forces A Soviet sub found off the coast of Sweden in the Baltic Sea was a submarine that sank 71-years ago, according to a Sweden report on Monday, December 17, 2012. The submarine wreckage was reported earlier by a civilian diver. Swedish authorities confirmed that […]

Dec 10, 2012

Russian Rocket Fails: Yamal 402 Fails to Reach Proper Orbit (Video)

Russian Proton Rocket fails
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Russian Proton Rocket Image Credit: Roscosmos The Russian Proton rocket fails during its launch at the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Saturday, December 8, 2012, according to a report by the International Launch Services (ILS) and Russia‚Äôs Roscosmos space agency. Reports say that the Breeze-M upper stage failed to lift the Russian satellite, Yamal 402, to a […]

Dec 9, 2012

Secret Files On Aliens: A Joke From Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev (Video)

Dmitry Medvedev on secret files on aliens
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PM Dmitry Medvedev Image Credit: Russia Profile The secret files on aliens turned out to be a joke from former Russian President and current Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. During an unguarded moment during his appearance at a Russian TV, Medvedev reportedly talked about some secret files on aliens. Thinking that TV cameras have stopped recording, […]

May 19, 2012

1,360-Pound Kaluga Sturgeon: Chinese Fishermen Catch Largest Kaluga Sturgeon (Video)

1,360 Pound Kaluga Sturgeon
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1,360 Pound Kaluga Sturgeon Image Credit: CBS News A 1,360-pound Kaluga Sturgeon fish was reportedly caught by Chinese fishermen on Tuesday, May 15, 2012. The giant fish, considered as the largest Kaluga Sturgeon was pulled from the Heilongjiang River, at Tongjiang, a city that borders Russia in northeast China‘s Heilongjiang Province. According to international reports […]

Apr 25, 2012

Real Life Ukrainian Barbie Doll: Valeria Lukyanova uses Cosmetics and had Surgery?

Real Life Ukrainian Barbie Doll, Valeria Lukyanova
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Valeria Lukyanova Image Credit: The real life Ukrainian Barbie doll went viral over the internet on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. The Ukrainian Barbie doll, Valeria Lukyanova, used plastic surgery and applied cosmetics daily to make herself look like a real-life Barbie, according to reports by several international news sites on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. […]

Apr 25, 2012

Valeria Lukyanova: The Real-Life Ukrainian Barbie Doll (Photos and Videos)

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Valeria Lukyanova Image: Valeria Lukyanova, a 21-year-old Ukrainian model, reportedly turned herself into a real-life Barbie doll. Lukyanova, sporting icy-blue eyes, reportedly calls herself a ‘human Barbie doll,’ according to reports by several international news sites on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. Lukyanova reportedly has Barbie’s features that include long, straight blonde hair, flawless ivory […]

Apr 19, 2012

Chechnya Dinosaur Eggs Found by University Geologists in Russia (Photo)

Dinosaur eggs found in Chechnya
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Dinosaur eggs found laid in Chechnya Hills Image Credit: Stringer/Reuters/Yelena Fitkulina Several dinosaur eggs were reportedly found by Geologists in Chechnya, a Russian border with former Soviet Georgia in the Caucasus Mountains. About 40 fossilized dinosaur eggs found were already accounted by the Russian Geologists, according to reports by several international news sites on Wednesday, […]