78 relations: Administrative centre, Administrative divisions of Altai Krai, Alexey Novikov-Priboy, Alexey Smertin, Almaty, Altai Krai, Altai Mountains, Andrei Svechnikov, Anna Nikolskaya-Ekseli, Barnaul Airport, Barrie Colts, Basketball, Biysk, Brazil, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, China, China–Russia border, City of federal subject significance, Confluence, Copper, Demidov, Denisovan, Diesel fuel, Flagstaff, Arizona, Forest steppe, Genghis Khan, Harbin, Human taxonomy, Humid continental climate, Ivan Nifontov, Ivan Polzunov, Judo, Julia Neigel, Karakorum, Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan–Russia border, Köppen climate classification, Konstantin Scherbakov, Lana Wood, Long jump, Mikhail Yakubov, Mikhail Yevdokimov, Mongolia–Russia border, Nadezhda Shuvayeva-Olkhova, Nagorny Park, Natalie Wood, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Neanderthal, Nikolai Yadrintsev, Novosibirsk, ..., Ob River, Old Turkic alphabet, Oskemen, Precipitation, Pyotr Kozmitch Frolov, Rita Streich, Russia, Russia national football team, Russian Census (2002), Russian Census (2010), Scythians, Sergey Shubenkov, Siberia, Sister city, Soviet Census (1979), Soviet Census (1989), Spain, Steppe, Tatyana Kotova, Tsentralny City District, Barnaul, Turkic peoples, Types of inhabited localities in Russia, Uberlândia, United States, Urban-type settlement, West Siberian Plain, World War I, Zaragoza. Expand index (28 more) » « Shrink index
An administrative centre is a seat of regional administration or local government, or a county town, or the place where the central administration of a commune is located.
*Cities and towns under the krai's jurisdiction.
Aleksey Silych Novikov-Priboi (Алексей Силыч Новиков-Прибой. March 12, 1877 – April 29, 1944) was the pen-name of A. S. Novikov, an ethnic Russian writer in the Soviet Union, noted for his stories with a nautical theme.
Aleksey Gennadyevich Smertin (p; born 1 May 1975) is a retired footballer.
Almaty (Алматы, Almaty; Алматы), formerly known as Alma-Ata (Алма-Ата) and Verny (Верный Vernyy), is the largest city in Kazakhstan, with a population of 1,797,431 people, about 8% of the country's total population.
Altai Krai (p) is a federal subject of Russia (a krai).
The Altai Mountains (also spelled Altay Mountains; Altai: Алтай туулар, Altay tuular; Mongolian:, Altai-yin niruɣu (Chakhar) / Алтайн нуруу, Altain nuruu (Khalkha); Kazakh: Алтай таулары, Altai’ tay’lary, التاي تاۋلارى Алтайские горы, Altajskije gory; Chinese; 阿尔泰山脉, Ā'ěrtài Shānmài, Xiao'erjing: اَعَرتَىْ شًامَىْ; Dungan: Артэ Шанмэ) are a mountain range in Central and East Asia, where Russia, China, Mongolia, and Kazakhstan come together, and are where the rivers Irtysh and Ob have their headwaters.
Andrei Igorevich Svechnikov (born 26 March 2000) is a Russian ice hockey winger playing for the Barrie Colts of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL).
Anna Olegovna Nikolskaya-Ekseli (Анна Олеговна Никольская-Эксели; born June 14, 1979, Barnaul, Altai Region, USSR) is an Award winning author of stories and books in the children and Sci-Fi genres.
Barnaul Airport (Аэропорт Барнаул) (sometimes referred to as Barnaul West or Mikhaylovka or Novomikhaylovka or German Titov airport) is a major airport in Altai Krai, Russia located 15 km west of Barnaul.
The Barrie Colts are a junior ice hockey team in Ontario Hockey League, based in Barrie, Ontario, Canada.
Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.
Biysk (p) is a city in Altai Krai, Russia, located on the Biya River not far from its confluence with the Katun River.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture,, Xiao'erjing: ﭼْﺎ جِ ﺧُﻮِ ذُﻮْ ذِ جِ ﺟِﻮْ) is an autonomous prefecture of Xinjiang in the China. It is located in the northeastern part of Xinjiang. The prefecture has an area of and its seat is Changji City.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
The Chinese–Russian border or the Sino–Russian border is the international border between China and Russia (CIS member).
City of federal subject significance is an umbrella term used to refer to a type of an administrative division of a federal subject of Russia which is equal in status to a district but is organized around a large city; occasionally with surrounding rural territories.
In geography, a confluence (also: conflux) occurs where two or more flowing bodies of water join together to form a single channel.
Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from cuprum) and atomic number 29.
The Demidov family (Деми́довы) also Demidoff, was a prominent Russian noble family during the 18th and 19th centuries.
The Denisovans or Denisova hominins) are an extinct species or subspecies of archaic humans in the genus Homo.
Diesel fuel in general is any liquid fuel used in diesel engines, whose fuel ignition takes place, without any spark, as a result of compression of the inlet air mixture and then injection of fuel.
Flagstaff is a city in and the county seat of Coconino County in northern Arizona, in the southwestern United States.
A forest steppe is a temperate-climate ecotone and habitat type composed of grassland interspersed with areas of woodland or forest.
Genghis Khan or Temüjin Borjigin (Чингис хаан, Çingis hán) (also transliterated as Chinggis Khaan; born Temüjin, c. 1162 August 18, 1227) was the founder and first Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death.
Harbin is the capital of Heilongjiang province, and largest city in the northeastern region of the People's Republic of China.
Human taxonomy is the classification of the human species (systematic name Homo sapiens) within zoological taxonomy.
A humid continental climate (Köppen prefix D and a third letter of a or b) is a climatic region defined by Russo-German climatologist Wladimir Köppen in 1900, which is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold in the northern areas) winters.
Ivan Vitaliyevich Nifontov (Иван Витальевич Нифонтов; born 5 June 1987, Pavlodar) is a Russian judoka.
Ivan Ivanovich Polzunov (Иван Иванович Ползунов 1728 – May 27, 1766 n.s.) was a Russian inventor.
was created as a physical, mental and moral pedagogy in Japan, in 1882, by Jigoro Kano (嘉納治五郎).
Julia Neigel (born April 19, 1966 in Barnaul, Siberia, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union) is a German singer/songwriter, author and producer.
Karakorum (Khalkha Mongolian: Хархорум Kharkhorum) was the capital of the Mongol Empire between 1235 and 1260, and of the Northern Yuan in the 14–15th centuries.
Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan,; kəzɐxˈstan), officially the Republic of Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan Respýblıkasy; Respublika Kazakhstan), is the world's largest landlocked country, and the ninth largest in the world, with an area of.
The Kazakhstan–Russia border (Казахстанско-российская граница) is the international border between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Konstantin Scherbakov (11 June 1963 in Barnaul, Siberia, Russian SFSR) is a Russian pianist.
Lana Wood (born Svetlana Gurdin; March 1, 1946)Birth name per; accessed June 24, 2015.
The long jump (historically called the broad jump in the USA) is a track and field event in which athletes combine speed, strength and agility in an attempt to leap as far as possible from a take off point.
Mikhail Yurievich Yakubov (born February 16, 1982) is a former Russian professional ice hockey center who is currently an assistant coach for the Chicago Cougars of the United States Premier Hockey League.
Mikhail Sergeyevich Yevdokimov (Михаил Сергеевич Евдокимов; December 6, 1957 – August 7, 2005) was a Russian entertainer and politician.
The Mongolia–Russia border (Монгол-Оросын хил, Mongol-Orosın xil; Российско-монгольская граница, Rossijsko-mongoljskaja granica) is the international border between the Russian Federation (CIS member) and Mongolia.
Nadezhda Aleksandrovna Shuvayeva-Olkhova (born 9 September 1952 in Barnaul) is a Russian former basketball player who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics and in the 1980 Summer Olympics.
Nagorny park (Нагорный парк) — is the oldest park in Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russia.
Natalie Wood (born Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko; July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was an American actress.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA; pronounced, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans, major waterways, and the atmosphere.
Neanderthals (also; also Neanderthal Man, taxonomically Homo neanderthalensis or Homo sapiens neanderthalensis) are an extinct species or subspecies of archaic humans in the genus Homo, who lived in Eurasia during at least 430,000 to 38,000 years ago.
Nikolai Mikhailovich Yadrintsev (Николай Михайлович Ядринцев; October 18, 1842, Omsk – June 7, 1894, Barnaul) was a Russian public figure, explorer, archaeologist, and turkologist.
Novosibirsk (p) is the third-most populous city in Russia after Moscow and St. Petersburg.
The Ob River (p), also Obi, is a major river in western Siberia, Russia, and is the world's seventh-longest river.
The Old Turkic script (also known as variously Göktürk script, Orkhon script, Orkhon-Yenisey script) is the alphabet used by the Göktürks and other early Turkic khanates during the 8th to 10th centuries to record the Old Turkic language.
Ust-Kamenogorsk (Усть-Каменого́рск) or Oskemen (Өскемен/Öskemen) is the administrative center of East Kazakhstan Region of Kazakhstan.
In meteorology, precipitation is any product of the condensation of atmospheric water vapor that falls under gravity.
Pyotr Kozmitch Frolov (Пётр Козьми́ч Фроло́в; –), was a Russian mining engineer and inventor who built the first horse-railway in the Russian Empire in 1809.
Rita Streich (December 18, 1920March 20, 1987) was one of the most admired and recorded lyric coloratura sopranos of the post-war period.
Russia (rɐˈsʲijə), officially the Russian Federation (p), is a country in Eurasia. At, Russia is the largest country in the world by area, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, and the ninth most populous, with over 144 million people as of December 2017, excluding Crimea. About 77% of the population live in the western, European part of the country. Russia's capital Moscow is one of the largest cities in the world; other major cities include Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Extending across the entirety of Northern Asia and much of Eastern Europe, Russia spans eleven time zones and incorporates a wide range of environments and landforms. From northwest to southeast, Russia shares land borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland (both with Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea. It shares maritime borders with Japan by the Sea of Okhotsk and the U.S. state of Alaska across the Bering Strait. The East Slavs emerged as a recognizable group in Europe between the 3rd and 8th centuries AD. Founded and ruled by a Varangian warrior elite and their descendants, the medieval state of Rus arose in the 9th century. In 988 it adopted Orthodox Christianity from the Byzantine Empire, beginning the synthesis of Byzantine and Slavic cultures that defined Russian culture for the next millennium. Rus' ultimately disintegrated into a number of smaller states; most of the Rus' lands were overrun by the Mongol invasion and became tributaries of the nomadic Golden Horde in the 13th century. The Grand Duchy of Moscow gradually reunified the surrounding Russian principalities, achieved independence from the Golden Horde. By the 18th century, the nation had greatly expanded through conquest, annexation, and exploration to become the Russian Empire, which was the third largest empire in history, stretching from Poland on the west to Alaska on the east. Following the Russian Revolution, the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic became the largest and leading constituent of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the world's first constitutionally socialist state. The Soviet Union played a decisive role in the Allied victory in World War II, and emerged as a recognized superpower and rival to the United States during the Cold War. The Soviet era saw some of the most significant technological achievements of the 20th century, including the world's first human-made satellite and the launching of the first humans in space. By the end of 1990, the Soviet Union had the world's second largest economy, largest standing military in the world and the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Following the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, twelve independent republics emerged from the USSR: Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the Baltic states regained independence: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania; the Russian SFSR reconstituted itself as the Russian Federation and is recognized as the continuing legal personality and a successor of the Soviet Union. It is governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. The Russian economy ranks as the twelfth largest by nominal GDP and sixth largest by purchasing power parity in 2015. Russia's extensive mineral and energy resources are the largest such reserves in the world, making it one of the leading producers of oil and natural gas globally. The country is one of the five recognized nuclear weapons states and possesses the largest stockpile of weapons of mass destruction. Russia is a great power as well as a regional power and has been characterised as a potential superpower. It is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and an active global partner of ASEAN, as well as a member of the G20, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the Council of Europe, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and the World Trade Organization (WTO), as well as being the leading member of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and one of the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), along with Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
The Russia national football team (национа́льная сбо́рная Росси́и по футбо́лу, natsionálnaya sbórnaya Rossii po futbólu) represents Russia in association football and is controlled by the Russian Football Union (Российский Футбольный Союз, Rossiyskiy Futboľnyy Soyuz), the governing body for football in Russia.
The Russian Census of 2002 (Всеросси́йская пе́репись населе́ния 2002 го́да) was the first census of the Russian Federation since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, carried out on October 9 through October 16, 2002.
The Russian Census of 2010 (Всеросси́йская пе́репись населе́ния 2010 го́да) is the first census of the Russian Federation population since 2002 and the second after the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
or Scyths (from Greek Σκύθαι, in Indo-Persian context also Saka), were a group of Iranian people, known as the Eurasian nomads, who inhabited the western and central Eurasian steppes from about the 9th century BC until about the 1st century BC.
Sergey Vladimirovich Shubenkov (Серге́й Владимирович Шубенков; born 4 October 1990) is a Russian track and field athlete who competes in the 110 metres hurdles.
Siberia (a) is an extensive geographical region, and by the broadest definition is also known as North Asia.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
In January 1979, the Soviet Union conducted its first census in nine years (since 1970).
The 1989 Soviet census (Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989, "1989 All-Union Census"), conducted between 12-19 January of that year, was the last one that took place in the former USSR.
Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state mostly located on the Iberian Peninsula in Europe.
In physical geography, a steppe (p) is an ecoregion, in the montane grasslands and shrublands and temperate grasslands, savannas and shrublands biomes, characterized by grassland plains without trees apart from those near rivers and lakes.
Tatyana Vladimirovna Kotova (Татьяна Владимировна Котова, born 11 December 1976) is an athlete who competed for Russia in the long jump.
Tsentralny City District (Центра́льный райо́н, lit. Central District) is a district of the city of Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russia.
The Turkic peoples are a collection of ethno-linguistic groups of Central, Eastern, Northern and Western Asia as well as parts of Europe and North Africa.
The classification system of the types of inhabited localities in Russia, the former Soviet Union, and some other post-Soviet states has certain peculiarities compared with the classification systems in other countries.
Uberlândia is a municipality in the state of Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Urban-type settlement (посёлок городско́го ти́па - posyolok gorodskogo tipa, abbreviated: п.г.т. - p.g.t.; селище міського типу – selyshche mis'koho typu, abbreviated: с.м.т. - s.m.t.; пасёлак гарадскога тыпу; osiedle typu miejskiego; селище от градски тип – selishte ot gradski tip) is an official designation for a semi-urban settlement (or a former town).
The West Siberian Plain, also known as Zapadno-sibirskaya Ravnina, (За́падно-Сиби́рская равни́на) is a large plain that occupies the western portion of Siberia, between the Ural Mountains in the west and the Yenisei River in the east, and by the Altay Mountains on the southeast.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
Zaragoza, also called Saragossa in English, is the capital city of the Zaragoza province and of the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain.