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Russia’s Hypersonic Missile Redefines Fast…

The speed of fast is defined by the fastest animal’s or machines of any given period. In the 1800’s fast was a pack of horses, 1900’s saw the jet redefine fast and now hypersonic missiles are just about to redefine fast for us all. This won’t just be a slight adjustment to the definition either, this will be a complete re-write of the definition.

The Russian MoD (Ministry of Defence) have been talking up the capabilities of their next generation hypersonic missiles for the last 2 years. The Zircon, Avanguard and the ABM system. Of the three it is the ABM (Anti-Ballistic Missile) Interceptor system that really grabs attention and redefines fast. It is unnaturally fast, instantly fast, the kind of fast that requires expletives to describe properly.

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Russian Nuclear Ice Break Coming Through…

Imagine the surprise on the faces of researches as they worked away in the middle of northern Russia’s frozen wilderness when a giant Ice Breaker cruises by, only meters away. Getting this up close and personal with a 490-foot-long ship while on seemingly solid ice was not on the researcher’s schedule that’s for sure.

Travelling along the Yenisei River in minus 50-degree Celsius temperatures you might not expect to see another living soul, but for this team of adventurers a very large surprise was on the cards. The Taymyr nuclear powered ice breaker is one of the largest in the world with the shallow draft vessel designed to open up frozen rivers exactly as it was on the day. Driver Evgeny Shatalov even got close enough to touch the vessel as it cruised by. Let’s just hope they were on the right side of the ice breaker as there was now a very long, cold and wet hole in the ice behind it.

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Street Fighter: Crazy Drunk Russian Edition…

The Street Fighter edition videos have returned once more with three rounds of hilarious Crazy Drunk Russia’s. Alcohol can makes fools of us all but nothing seems to top Vodka and Russians; they just go together like positive and negative poles of two powerful magnets, with a violent snap.

Presented for your viewing pleasure are the original street fighters, two crazy drunk Russians. To be fair one of the inebriated Ruskies seems far crazier than the other, and far more intent on having a no holds barred slap fight. Sit back, relax and be sure to have your favourite form of liquid courage on hand, this is thirsty work.

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