Desert landscapes. Chronicle footage of an atomic explosion. Types of the city of Shevchenko. Landscapes of the Volga. Fishermen catch fish, take out sturgeons from their nets. Type of archaeological finds found at the bottom of the Caspian Sea. Children by the sea with their teacher. Horses graze in a valley on the Mangyshlak Peninsula. View of an abandoned village. Panorama of the Mangyshlak power plant named after 60th anniversary of the USSR. Oil production on the Mangyshlak peninsula. General view of the sodium sulfate deposit in Kara-Bogaz-Gol (bay on the Caspian Sea). Extraction of sodium sulfate. View of the coastal areas flooded by the Caspian Sea.