Russian astronauts are allowed to carry guns.
There are more American $100 bills in Russia than there are in the United States.
Good news? Russian scientists have developed a new drug that prolongs drunkenness.
World’s most prolific mother is Russian. She gave birth to total of 69 children: 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets between 1725 and 1765, in a total of 27 births.
A quarter of Russia is covered by forest.