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Soyuz-TM-4 spacecraft crew - captain Vladimir Titov (L), researcher Anatoly Levchenko (R) and on board engineer Musa Manarov (RIA Novosti Photo)

21 December

On December 21, 1987, the three Soviet cosmonauts started the record-long space trip on board the Mir space station, spending 365 days, 22 hours, 39 minutes, and 47 seconds on the near-Earth orbit.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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