Abandoned in the Snow, former USSR. 27/08/2020 By Derwombat The world’s largest diesel submarine. All photographs: Danila Tkachenko. The photographer Danila Tkachenko is drawn to places that were once at the forefront of technological progress, but now lie in ruin. An antenna built for interplanetary connection. The Soviet Union was planning to build bases on other planets, and prepared facilities for connection which were never used and now lie dormant. Imposing hulks of metal and granite built under the Soviet Union appear otherwordly against blank snowscapes. The relics are alien – more like something out of Star Wars, than modern-day Russia See more Images via Wreckage in the snow: Russia’s forgotten future – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian. Share this:Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related About Derwombat My name is Rod Parham, Hot Metal Compositor. I was born in Adelaide, South Australia in 1947. Single with two children and a grandson. I Love History, Movies and Words.