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Russia's Rostec Subsidiary Creates New Eye-Controlled Prototype

Its purpose is to simplify human interaction with computers, smart phones and smart household appliances

Rusnano Launches 73 Plants in Russia's Regions Over the Past Nine Years

During the first nine years of its operation Rusnano has launched a total of 73 production facilities across 32 regions

Sberbank and Tatarstan Present the First Cash-Free City in Russia

Sberbank and the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan have opened the first “cash-free” and “contactless” city in Russia

Russian University to Make ‘Sensitive Hand’ for Space Robot

Experts from Samara University has begun work on a sensitive system for a robot hand based on fibre-optic sensors

Moscow to Test Self-Driving Vehicles for Car Sharing

Self-driving Delimobil vehicles intended for car sharing will be introduced onto Moscow’s public roads in 2017

Russian Scientists Invent a Graphene-Based Flash Memory

Researchers at the Rzhanov Institute of Semiconductor Physics found out that graphene-based flash memory cards allow for a faster write/erase procedures

Skolkovo Resident Develops Climate-Adapted Windows

A resident company at the Skolkovo Innovation Centre has developed a glazing system for windows which helps them better adapt to the surrounding environment and climate

The Russian Inventor of the Television

Seventy-six years ago, a Russian immigrant received a patent for the television

Russian Scientists Create Ceramic-based Laser Scalpel

A group of scientists have created a compact ceramic-based laser, to be used as a low-trauma scalpel

How USSR Invented Smart House, Apple Watch and Google Glass Prototypes

Over the course of the past several years, there has been a growing interest in the legacy of Soviet design

Russian 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

Russian Scientists in Far East Make Gold from Coal

Scientists in the Far East have discovered a way to extract gold from coal, the Russian Academy of Sciences announced

What Fedor the Robot Can Do

Russia cultivates a mechanical helper who can drive a car and work with household appliances

Russia Develops Auto-Piloted Air Taxi

Aviaton is developing an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the SerVert CV5B, which will become a prototype of the air taxi

VKontakte and Roscosmos to Send a Cosmobot to ISS

Social network VKontakte and Russian space agency Roscosmos plan to launch a cosmobot to the International Space Station

House in Moscow Suburbs Built Using 3D-Printer

Russian company Apis Cor built a house in Stupino near Moscow with the help of a special 3D-printer that it had designed

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

Roscosmos to Print Organic Tissue on 3D Printers in Space

Plans have been made to print living tissue and organs on board the International Space Station (ISS)

Russia Prepares Roadmap for Development of Virtual Reality Technology

Augmented reality, or AR, and virtual reality, or VR, are two of the most promising aspects of the National Technology Initiative

Roscosmos to Spend $86 Million on Mars Endeavour

Russian space agency Roscosmos is inviting tenders in order to begin a joint project with the European Space Agency to explore Mars

Vostochny Cosmodrome to Test Returnable Rockets

The Vostochny Cosmodrome will attempt to use returnable rockets in the future