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Russia Cosmonautics Day

Russia Cosmonautics Day

From left: space veteran Anatoly Cheremisinov, Russian state space corporation Roscosmos head Dmitry Rogozin, daughter of the founder of the Russian rocket industry Sergei Korolev Natalia, Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Economic Policy, Industry, Innovative Development and Entrepreneurship, State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Denis Kravchenko and acting General Director of the research Institute TsNIIMash Nikolay Sevastyanov visit the tomb of Soviet pilot and cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin to lay flowers marking the Cosmonautics Day, at the Kremlin wall, in Moscow, Russia.

Russia Whale Prison Cousteau

Russia Whale Prison Cousteau

From left, Acting Primorsky krai region Vice Governor Alexei Nazdratenko, French ocean explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau, Acting Primorsky krai region Vice Governor Oleg Melnikov and Director of the Whale Sanctuary Project Charles Vinick visit the "whale prison" in Srednyaya Bay, outside the Far Eastern port of Nakhodka, Primorsky krai region, Russia. Cousteau arrived in Russia to examine the fate of dozens of orcas and belugas which were captured for sale to oceanariums.


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