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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)

The Russian Inventor of the Television

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

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

Russia's Rostec Subsidiary Creates New Eye-Controlled Prototype

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

What Fedor the Robot Can Do

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

Vostochny Cosmodrome to Test Returnable Rockets

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

Rise of the Machines

How artificial intelligence took over Russia’s Skolkovo innovation centre

Skolkovo IT Company Protects Banks From Fraud

In 2015, Russian banks saved over $62.5 million thanks to a biometric verification and identification fraud prevention system

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

Fully Charged: How a Skolkovo Resident Got the Better of Elon Musk

The innovative WATTS modular energy accumulation and storage system developed by a Skolkovo resident to be revealed at the Slush 2016 startup conference

Artificial Gravity to Appear on Russian-Developed ISS Module

The new Russian-developed module of the International Space Station, or ISS, will be equipped with a centrifuge to create artificial gravity

Silver ‘Shamrock’ Spotted Under Microscope

Russian scientists have unravelled the mystery of strange shamrocks on the surface of silver

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

Right on Earth

How Roscosmos, Russia’s federal space agency, has helped astronauts and common people

The Man Who Runs the Real Metal Gear Solid

Interview with Andrey Grigoryev, director of the Russian Prospective Research Fund

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

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

Russia Creates Weapons Using ‘New Physics Principles’

A United Instrument Manufacturing Corporation (UIMC) has created models of a new weapons system based on ‘new physical principles’

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

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

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