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Photo of the Day – 2/26/14 (“Abandoned Railway Station, Abkhasia”)

Daily Photo — “Abandoned Railway Station, Abkhasia”

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An abandoned railway station in the former Georgian territory of Abhkasia that has sat untouched since the fall of the Soviet Union.  More images are available here.

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Posted by on February 26, 2014 in Daily Photo

 

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Nuclear Weapons – Infographic

Nuclear Weapons

From Little Boy in Hiroshima to today’s so-called “pocket nukes”, nuclear weapons, their use, and eventual destruction have been foremost on the minds of any nation for close to the past 70 years.  Today’s infographic gives some interesting (and startling) facts about these devices. [VIA]

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Posted by on August 7, 2013 in Infographics

 

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Art of the Day – 5/21/13 (Beat the Whites With the Red Wedge, El Lissitzky, 1920)

Daily Artwork — “Beat the Whites With the Red Wedge, 1920”

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1920 — Beat the Whites With the Red Wedge. Lithograph. Suprematism style. El Lissitzky (1890-1941).

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Posted by on May 21, 2013 in Daily Art

 

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Photo of the Day – 2/15/13 (Soviet Child, Early 1990s)

Daily Photo — “Soviet Child, Early 1990s”

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Photo of children in the Soviet Union, c. 1990-1993.  This photo originally appeared in Soviets: Pictures from the End of the U.S.S.R.


 
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Posted by on February 15, 2013 in Daily Photo

 

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