The voyage marks a symbolic step in Russian women’s quest to play a more active role in the armed forces, an institution dominated by men. The navy still holds barriers to entry for women.
Salyut 1 (DOS-1) was the first space station of any kind, launched into low Earth orbit by the Soviet Union on April 19, 1971. The Salyut program followed this with five more successful launches of seven more stations
The 1861 Emancipation Manifesto proclaimed the emancipation of the serfs on private estates and of the household serfs. By this edict more than 23 million people received their liberty.
The Bosporan Kingdom was an ancient Greco-Scythian state located in eastern Crimea and the Taman Peninsula on the shores of the Cimmerian Bosporus.
The Andronovo culture is a collection of similar local Bronze Age cultures that flourished c. 2000900 BC in western Siberia and the central Eurasian Steppe.
The first indigenous peoples evolved physically and culturally to meet the rigorous demands of their remarkable environment.
According to the field of genetic genealogy, people first resided in Siberia by 45,000 BCE and spread out east and west to populate Europe and the Americas.