The great architects

The Petersburg defenses during the great Patriotic
After unsuccessful attempts of German troops to take the city by storm in the autumn of 1941. the front line was stabilized along the line of Uritsk - Pulkovo heights…

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Milan Cathedral
Milan Cathedral (Italian. Duomo di Milano ) is the Cathedral in Milan, located in the historic centre of the city. Built in the flamboyant Gothic style of white marble. The…

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Underground structures of the OS
Some species are solitary insects that build shelters for themselves and their offspring, live in the soil. This is due not only the development of certain building instincts, and the…

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The geological structure of the territory of Russia

The basis of Russia are major tectonic structures (platforms, panels, fold belt), which are expressed in various forms of the modern relief – mountains, lowlands, uplands, etc.

In Russia there are two major ancient Precambrian platform (the Foundation was formed largely in the Archean and the Proterozoic) — this is Russian and Siberian, and three young (West Siberian, Pechora, and Scythian). The idea of the geological structure and conditions of occurrence of rocks are reflected on the tectonic map of Russia .

On the East European platform in Russia is the Baltic shield . the Siberian Aldan and Anabar.

On the East European platform is a Russian stove . in Siberia – the Lena-Yenisei.

Young platform in Russia do not have the outputs of the base on the surface. They almost universally have accumulated cover of sedimentary rocks, i.e. they are presented in whole slabs. For example, in the West-Siberian platform, West Siberian plate, etc. Continue reading

Underground structures is

Underground facilities — (a. underground structures; B. unterirdische Bauwerke; f. ouvrages souterrains; I. instalaciones subterraneas) prom. c. x. cultural, defense and utilities are created in the array horn. rocks under fluorescent… … Geological encyclopedia

Underground facilities — Thermal cameras, checkpoints and semiflow canals, reservoirs and wells Source: RD 34.03.201 97: safety in the operation of mechanical … Dictionary of terms of normative-technical documentation

Underground facilities — see Facilities underground EdwART. Glossary MOE, 2010 … Dictionary of emergencies

UNDERGROUND FACILITY — a specially equipped mine workings in the thickness of rocks that have different purposes: transport and hydraulic tunnels; the underground; power plants; refrigerators; pedestrian crossings, garages and other municipal facilities;… … Great Encyclopedic dictionary Continue reading

What would Notre Dame, order it today

Almost every one of us loves to dream, would like to look into the future. How might religious buildings if they were built today? For example, Notre Dame let’s consider what would have happened if the American, Japanese, Russian and, of course, French architects, if they built the temple today or in the near future.

But first, let’s priotkroem mystery built in the 13th century Cathedral. Notre-Dame de Paris was built during a different century architects and builders. The Cathedral is designed in the Gothic style, which was quite bold for its time, as the dominant style in architecture was of the Romanesque style. The Italian Bohemians who invented the word “Gothic” mockingly called them, architectural direction, incomprehensible and alien to them.

Though Gothic style and adopted some approaches of Romanesque architecture, but at the same time creatively re-interpreted them. The Gothic style succeeded the Romanesque rid of the inertia and heaviness of materials. Gothic cathedrals are two to three times higher than the Romanesque, they soar high. Notre Dame is a great confirmation of this. The Cathedral’s height of 70 meters, length – 130 meters, the Cathedral can last up to 9 thousand worshippers at a time. Surprisingly, the greatest work of iskusstvoznanie rather primitive construction methods and simple equipment. Continue reading

MYSTERIOUS ANCIENT CONSTRUCTIONS IN THE SIBERIAN TUNDRA

Hello dear readers. Excuse me in advance apologize for some confusion of my statement and possible pitfalls, for the simple reason that writing this article is my first literary experience. So, let me introduce myself. My name is Kirill and I Kolansky more than 10 years of working in shifts in gas company of LLC “Gazprom dobycha Yamburg”, currently holding the position of engineer for oil and gas 1 category at the Northern fisheries company. This small presentation is only for the fact that you have an understanding that I well not put you in doubt, those facts and concepts which I will continue to operate.

Now let’s turn to the presentation of the events. April 14, 2012 shift on GSP 421 YAMBURG-UFA. I’m in the company of other happy and satisfied shift workers, honestly spent their watch, and serving on midobaby rest in the place of permanent residence, stood in line for registration, with some satisfaction that I inherited at this time the ticket was next to the window. And this fact is a logical explanation, those who flew on the TU-154 have to remember that this is perfect in all respects except for the convenience of passengers, the aircraft range consists of 3 seats, and citibankonline of rugged men working in the Arctic circle, Continue reading

The most mysterious places on the planet

Each country has its own mysterious places of legend. People come from distant lands to see these places and try to solve their mystery. The human psyche is arranged so that it pulls to the most mythical and mystical places on the planet.

1. Stonehenge – one of these mythical places on the planet, which is a fragment of the ancient civilization. Stonehenge located in the English County of Salisbury. According to scientists the boulders erected between 3500 and 1100 years before our era and brought to Salisbury.

The fact that the huge stones were delivered to the construction site in about 380 kilometers from the nearest stone quarry, surprised. The weight of a stone is approximately a few tons. The main mystery of Stonehenge is that in 1998 scientists determined that the stone figures have a precise model of the Solar system. For what this place was built and who were its creators, for us remains a mystery.

In this place can be reached by plane to London, and thence passing through Waterloo station to Salisbury.

2. Another mysterious place is the catacombs, which are located in the small town of South Moravia. And nobody knows where they came from. The length of the catacombs reaches 25 kilometers. In 1996 was Iiglobal expedition, during which one of the archaeologists heard somewhere played the organ. Stepping outside wafting to him the sounds, he entered the dungeon, and the famous catacombs, which now plays the organ and covers the stairs. Continue reading

The mysteries of ancient Egypt
Egypt - ancient secrets Aroma engulfs him. Only dynastic period of Ancient Egypt spans more years than the entire history of the modern world. So let's touch the mystery and…

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Baalbek – abandoned spaceport ancient or unfinished?
According to researchers, the history of Baalbek can be traced back to the construction of the temple of Baal (Baal) is an ancient Phoenician deity. His name is still in…

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