WOW Russia! is a funny guide to some of the most well-known symbols of Russia and the Soviet Union. Learn what Чербурашка, ушанка, and неваляшка are and what their cultural significance is!
To further expand your cultural literacy, check out the Developing Russian Cultural Literacy module from the Russian Language Mentor site. It contains 100 multiple choice questions with explanations to help you learn the basics about Russian geography, people, history, literature and intellectual history, the arts, and science and technology.