Monthly Archive: December 2010

Where is Sochi Russia?

Where is Sochi Russia?

Sochi is a city in Southern Russia, on the Black Sea cost just north of Russia’s border with Georgia and Abkhazia. You can see where Sochi Russia is located from the map in this article.

Laika The First Dog in Space

Laika The First Dog in Space

The first dog to fly into orbit was a Soviet Russian dog called Laika. She was launched into orbit aboard Sputnik 2 on 3 November, 1957.

Battle of Stalingrad Facts

Battle of Stalingrad Facts

The Battle of Stalingrad was one of the most important battles of the Second World War. Fought between 17 July 1942 and 2 February 1943, it is widely regarded as one of the turning points of the entire war. A decisive Soviet victory, Stalingrad marked the beginning of the end for the German invasion of the USSR. This article contains some of the key battle of Stalingrad facts.

What Continent is Russia in?

What Continent is Russia in?

The answer is that Russia is in both the continents of Europe and Asia. Russia also used to have territory in North America.

Is Russia in Europe or Asia?

Is Russia in Europe or Asia?

Russia is geographically based in both Europe and Asia. The traditional boundary between these two continents is generally held to be the Ural Mountains.