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Six Ways to Be More Productive at Work

Afisha.Daily shares six scientifically proven techniques to become more productive at work

Yantar to Build Research Vessel for Russian Navy

Kaliningrad-based shipyard Yantar has secured a contract for the construction of the second oceanographic research vessel under the 22010 project

MSU Scientists Discover Gene Linked with CHD

Scientists working at the Moscow State University have discovered genes that play an important role in atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease onset and development

Roscosmos: Traces of Extraterrestrial Life May Be Found on ISS

Traces of extraterrestrial life may be found on the outer casing of the International Space Station (ISS)

Moscow Is Second Most-Monitored City, Study Shows

According to research conducted by PriceWaterhouseCooper (PwC), Moscow has the second most surveillance cameras per capita from 12 analysed metropolitan areas

Google Founder with a Soviet Soul

Secretmag gives us the Sergey Brin back story

Poles Apart

The peoples of the Far North have developed unique biological mechanisms to adapt to extreme climates

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

Over 120,000 Foreigners Want to Learn Russian

A total of 125 million people are currently studying Russian abroad, according to research from Alexander Pushkin State Institute

Russians Vote for Favourite Scientist

A poll offering Russian the chance to vote for the country’s best scientist has been conducted by independent polling organisation Levada Centre

Russia's Skolkovo Prints Organs, Transplants Into Mouse

Russia's Skolkovo Innovation Centre has successfully printed a functioning organ using a bioprinter developed by one of its researchers

Russia Tests Its First Cancer Drug

Russian Minister of Healthcare Veronika Skvortsova announced that the country was testing a new drug to be used to treat cancer

MSU Scientists to Join New Project

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

‘Our Families Resented Our Work’

The 100-year Anniversary of the Birth of Nobel Prize-winning Physicist Alexander Prokhorov

Female Russian Scientists Prevail at International Event

Russian representatives have taken the spoils at the 9th Korea International Women’s Invention Exposition held in Seoul

Seven Common Consumer Traits in Russians and Americans


Fast food, big cars and pre-used iPhones – here's the list of some unexpected things that both Russians and Americans appreciate

Russian Scientists Develop New Way to Isolate RNA

Scientists from the Lomonosov Moscow State University and the CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology are working on a simple method of RNA isolation in the cells

Russian Scientists Create Nanocapsules for Targeted Drug Delivery

International researchers including physicists from Moscow State University have created gel-based double membrane nanocapsules to be used in targeted drug delivery

International Medical Cluster in Skolkovo

Moscow to Build International Medical Cluster in Skolkovo