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    Bird's eye view of the Russian capital from the 31st story Moscow University tower

    Moscow State University, founded in 1755, is the largest and oldest university in Russia and the tallest educational building in the world. Its main building on Sparrow Hills, in the southwest of Moscow, is one of seven Stalin-era skyscrapers. The central tower is 240 m tall and 36 stories high.

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