The history of exploration by citizens or subjects of the Russian Federation, the Soviet Union, the Russian Empire, the Tsardom of Russia and other Russian predecessor states forms a significant part of the history of Russia as well as the history of the world.
At 17,075,400 square kilometres (6,592,850 sq mi), Russia is the largest country in the world, covering more than a ninth of the Earth’s land mass.
From lifting weights to driving a jeep, Russia's humanoid has learned a range of skills for when it takes off for a mission to the moon in 2021.
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Early Eastern Orthodox churches were mainly made of wood, while major cathedrals often featured scores of small domes.
The 10th-century Church of the Tithes in Kiev was the first to be made of stone.
The Hall of Space Technology in the Tsiolkovsky State Museum of the History of Cosmonautics, Kaluga, Russia.
The exhibition includes the models and replicas of the following Russian inventions: the first satellite, Sputnik 1 (the ball shape under the ceiling); the first spacesuits (lower-left corner); the first human spaceflight module, Vostok 1 (center); the first Molniya-type satellite (upper right corner); the first space rover, Lunokhod 1 (six-wheeled vehicle bottom-right); the first space station, Salyut 1 (left); the first modular space station, Mir (upper left).