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Robot Gardener Currently at Work in Moscow’s Aptekarsky Garden

The robot gardener Agro-Bot can be seen in the Aptekarsky Garden of the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University

About One Hundred People to Enter MSU Department of Space Studies

About 100 people are expected to be the first students in the new Space Studies Department at Moscow State University, according to Viktor Sadovnichy, MSU’s president

Moscow State University Joins World’s Best Universities

Moscow State University has joined the list of the 50 best universities in the world, according to the prestigious QS World University Rankings by Subject

Moscow State University Scientists Develop Anti-Aging Drug

An international team of scientists from Russia and Sweden were able to slow down aging by using the artificial antioxidant SkQ1

Russian Scientists Catalogue Hundreds of Thousands of Galaxies

Moscow State University astronomers, in collaboration with their French counterparts, have assembled a catalogue containing information about 800,000 galaxies

Moscow State University Scientists Invent Material for Aircraft of the Future

Scientists at Moscow State University created a unique composite polymer-based material that is stronger and lighter than metals

Digitise and Preserve

Moscow State University has launched one of the largest digital herbarium in the world, with a database of 786,000 scanned images of various plants from the collection of its Biology Faculty

Moscow State University to Open Space Research Department

The Rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University Viktor Sadovnichy announced the creation of a new space research department

Moscow State University Biologists Discover New Mushroom

Moscow State University scientists discovered a new species of fungi during an expedition to the Tver region

Russian Professor Wins Crafoord Prize

Russian immunologist Alexander Rudensky has been awarded the Crafoord Prize in Polyarthritis for 2017 by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

China Planning to Build a Copy of Moscow State University

A replica of the main building of Moscow State University (MSU) will appear in the Chinese city of Shenzhen

Snow-Covered Moscow from Bird’s Eye View

A breathtaking video of an aerial view of snow-covered Moscow

Moscow State University Included in QS Graduate Employability Rankings

Moscow State University has made it into the Global Graduate Employability rankings compiled by the Quacquarelli Symonds research centre

MSU Rector: ‘Success Is Not Limited to Business’

Victor Sadovnichiy on the Moscow State University Science Festival and how it became a national phenomenon

Back to Back Guinness Records Set by Moscow’s Circle of Light

The Circle of Light Moscow International Festival set the Guinness World Record for the second year running

55 Russian Institutions Among Top BRICS Universities

The annual QS BRICS-2016 rating, ranking the top higher education institutions of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, includes 55 Russian universities

MSU Scientists to Join New Project

KM3Net Instituion Board announced inclusion of a group of scientists from Moscow State University to the project

MSU Scientists to Create Exoskeleton for People Who Suffered Stroke

Russian scientists are developing an exoskeleton that would quickly restore limb movement and speech of stroke sufferers

PCs Taught to Outperform Supercomputers Tenfold

Russian physicists from the Moscow State University have managed to utilise personal computers to conduct complex quantum mechanics calculations

‘Everything Here Warrants a Celebratory Drink’

A Portuguese native talks about life in the capital, Moscow culture, and local women with an eye for foreigners

St. Petersburg Beats Harvard

Interview with the Winner of the ACM ICPC Programming Championship

Russians Win International Programming Competition

The 40th Annual ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals sponsored by IBM and held in Phuket ended with victory going to a Russian team