Zweibrücken Observatory – The giant R2-D2 Observatory in Zweibrücken

The 4.60 metres diameter dome was erected in 2002. The dome houses a optical telescope, with Advertisements


The rifle of “Supersniper” is being exhibited in Volgograd

Vasily Grigoryevich Zaytsev was a Soviet lieutenant who became well known for his role as a sniper during the battle for Stalingrad. Prior to 10 November 1942, he killed 32 Axis soldiers with a standard-issue rifle. Between 10 November 1942 and 17 December 1942, during the Battle of Stalingrad, he killed 225 enemy soldiers, including 11 snipers. […]