Pictures from Arkhangelsk region.
Arkhangelsk is the administrative center of a region on
the coast of White Sea, located approximately 1000 km to
the north from Moscow.
- Arctic Adventures, Inc. presents
collection of pictures from Solovetski Monastery
and Nenets Tundra (Nenets autonom republic
of Arkhangelsk region, capital of the republic is Naryan-Mar).
Excerpts from demo version of the CD about
unigue Solovetsky Monastery include illustrated
history and a few pictures from
Photo Album. This link was submitted by Kira Litvina
( email@example.com ) on September 24, 1996. For more info about
CD and the Garant-Park server please write to:
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- Sibelan Forrester teaching Modern Languages course in the
Swarthmore College (PA, USA) constructed his own
Virtual Tour of the Monastery on Solovki. He writes in
the introduction: "This is a guided tour through my own personal
photographs, taken with a borrowed camera, from a one-day visit to
the Solovki Islands in July of 1995. I've broken it into three pieces
to keep its memory demands from overwhelming: first, the trip to the Islands
and the first building on the tour; second, the monastery itself; third,
and still incomplete, an informal history of the monastery."
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- The Russian Northern Fleet. Sources of Radioactive contamination
Bellona Report 1:1996, 28. August 1996
Written by: Thomas Nilsen, Igor Kudrik and Alexandr Nikitin.
This report includes a few photos and illustrations taken in
Severodvinsk (nearby Arkhangelsk) and Severomorsk (nearby
Murmansk). These photos partially illustrates
problems experienced by the fleet with its nuclear powered vessels
and with the storage of spent nuclear fuel and other radioactive
waste that the operation of these vessels generates. E-mail for contacts:
satellite image (GIF file, about 150kb) and
animated satellite image of the Northern Russia and
North-East of Europe (Animated GIF89 file).
This image is provided by the Space Monitoring Information Support
Laboratory (SMIS) of the Space Research Institute in Moscow (Russia).
Copyright © Space Monitoring Information Support Laboratory.
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Weather in Arkhangelsk (Russia), 5-day forecast is provided by the
USA-Today server. Hm, this is a bit weird, isn't it? Anyway,
information is available on-line.
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