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Obninsk Meteorological Tower, Obninsk

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  • In Obninsk, there are several research institutes. Few people know that meteovyshka belonging to one of these institutions has a local name of Theodore. She is called by the name of the first Director of the Institute. Before the Institute was outside the city. And go skiing around Fedorovki was a big deal. Townspeople like to boast that our Tower higher than the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Interesting fact-Tower has no foundations, it stands on a huge Bowl and is supported by the stretch marks. When the CHP has dropped to it at home and goes across sectors.
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  • ... It seems to be the year of 1983 or 84. I was a pioneer, had me accordingly, 13 or 14 years old. Half of Obninsk just don't have the time. After school I studied in balabanovskom House of pioneers. In the sudomodel′nom circle. And I'm the only one and collected model boats. The rest of the collected cord, time and easy gliders. Then in stores "skillful hands" ( "-apparently on modern language. Author's comment) sold a great many wonderful things. Hungarian internal combustion motors, for example, who worked on the air. Distracted, however, let a tear. So, I built model ships and participated annually in the so-called Jamboree young technicians. There's a crowd of such botanov the same as I, received diplomas for their crafts and feel Young Builders of communism named the Baikal-Amur railway. From the House of pioneers under the auspices of RONO committed attacks there, here. Tuapse, remember we went. And Yes: there was an excursion to the Obninsk NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, where we demonstrated the principle of operation of the "drill" (so called nuclear reactor of this type and one that žahnul a few years later on April 26 under the Pripyat), then Karpovku took, then was to visit the Museum in Obninsk, where us layout have meteorological towers told about 311-meter meteorological Tower. And then she led ... There inside the elevator, and the diameter of the trunk Tower two and a half meters. We walked another before other vypendrivalis′. Anyone out there straight times with the parachute jumped from maize, someone out there knows the secret prohibited struggle "karate" and steeper than Brusli (Yes, that's right we called Chinese back then). And when they opened the oval door of the light of God to hundreds of metres height (to the top of us fools, thank the COMMUNIST PARTY, saying he was not). I personally have not moved in the elevator. Toe nails sprouted through the shoes and boring into the floor of the lift. And others too. And taraŝilis′ out the door, standing inside the towers a few them Soviet pioneers. Some guy in a blue smock laughed and said, that's OK. Years passed, Obninsk grew up. Tower stands. Worth all these years. There is already the USSR. Nobody goes for sausage in Dorogomilovskij, no pioneers and wore, sunk into oblivion composters in "Ikarusah-traditional instrument garmoshka. Even one of the symbols of the city-shop "Radium", and he quietly died. A tower stands. There is nothing inside it particularly interesting attraction. on the fan. Its value is different: it as an anchor. Link to the past. Antenna ... Obelisk of the genius of Soviet scientist. Well ... see if Strugatsky read ... Visitors to the city in secret I will tell that rig 58 years. It seems, 8 October. Oh, the couple feel sad even. As a conclusion: Dear developers: I visited this sight, as mentioned earlier, a teenager in 19lohmatom year. But when making revocation "required field" the most ancient date-October 2015. I pointed out to her, but I lied. 19lohmatyj ...
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  • Here some fellow wrote that mast painted special paint. And now it glows at night. Is not lit (photo I attach). But still, beautiful ...
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