[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 68) Aleksei Leonov (Russia): First man to walk in space
(Worldkings.org) Alexei Leonov was the first person to conduct a spacewalk, exiting the capsule during the Voskhod 2 mission for 12 minutes and 9 seconds.
Top spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.151) Cape Stolbchaty: Russian Giant's Causeway
(WorldKings.org) Cape Stolbchaty, part of Kurilsky Nature Reserve, is a tremendous landscape of columnar basalt formations.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - March 22, 2023 – The 28th anniversary of cosmonaut Valeri Polyakov's return to earth after setting the record for longest space flight (1995)
(Worldkings.org) Valeri Polyakov completed his second flight into space in 1994–1995, spending nearly 438 days in space between launching on Soyuz TM-18 and landing with TM-20, setting the record for the longest time continuously spent in space by an individual.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - March 18, 2023 – The 58th Anniversary of Cosmonaut Aleksei Leonov becoming the first man to walk in space (1965)
(Worldkings.org) On 18 March 1965, he became the first person to conduct a spacewalk, exiting the capsule during the Voskhod 2 mission for 12 minutes and 9 seconds.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 01) Yuri Gagarin (Russia): The first person to travel into space
(Worldkings.org) Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin (9 March 1934 – 27 March 1968) was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut who became the first human to journey into outer space.
[Worldkings] Top ideas organizations in the world (P. 79) Eurasian Patent Organization (Russia): The only system of patent legal protection in Eurasia
(Worldkings.org) The main objective of the Eurasian Patent Organization is to provide legal protection for inventions and industrial designs in the Contracting States on the basis of the single Eurasian patent.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 500 Constant World Records (P. 408) The Challenge (Russia): World’s first feature-length fiction film shot in outer space
(WorldKings.org) Total time in space is 11 days, 22 hours and 13 minutes (35-40 minutes of production). On February 7, 2023, World Records Union (WorldKings) officially declared The Challenge as the “World’s first feature-length fiction film shot in outer space.”
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - January 17,2023 - The 119th anniversary of the drama "The Cherry Orchard" was first performed at the Moscow Art Theater (1904)
(Worldkings.org) The Cherry Orchard drama is Chekhov’s final play. It was first performed and published on January 17th, 1904.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 500 Constant World Records (P.391) Svetlana Savitskaya (Russia): The world's first woman to walk in space
(Worldkings.org) Svetlana Savitskaya flew aboard Soyuz T-7 in 1982, becoming the second woman in space. On her 1984 Soyuz T-12 mission she became the first woman to fly to space twice, and the first woman to perform a spacewalk. On December 29th, 2022, World Records Union (WorldKings) officially declared Svetlana Savitskaya as the “The world's first woman to walk in space.”
Top 100 spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.27) Baikal: The giant crystal-clear lake in Russia
(WorldKings.org) Lake Baikal is a real treasure of our planet. It's not a coincidence that the unique nature, flora and fauna of these wild places attract thousands of people from all over the world.