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Russian Stuntman Creates Transformer from Lada Car

A stuntman creates a Russian version of Optimus Prime based on a Lada platform. And it shoots!

Russian Navy to Get Robot That Imitates Submarine Movements

Marine engineering bureau CDB Rubin has developed a concept design for the “Surrogate” underwater robotic vehicle for the Russian Navy

Russia Unveils Designs for New MI Kite

The Russian United Instrument Manufacturing Corporation (UIMC) has unveiled designs for a series of kites to be used for military intelligence missions

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’s First Robot Historian is Moscow Metro Aficionado

This summer, visitors of the Shchusev Museum of Architecture will be greeted by a handsome, blue-eyed chap with a touchpad on his chest

What Fedor the Robot Can Do

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

China to Buy 100 Robot-Promoters From Russia

Keysi Microelectronics, a Chinese technology company, is planning to buy 100 robot-promoters from a Russian startup

Signs in Russia’s Yekaterinburg Turn Into ‘Captchas’

The replacement of the usual signs with stylised ones is part of a promotional campaign for the new movie “Ghost in the Shell,” which premieres on Mar. 30

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

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

Robot Assistant Gets Regular Job in Moscow Metro

The robot assistant Metrosha, who will greet passengers and lift spirits, was introduced today in the Moscow Metro

Perm Inventor 3D-Prints Terminator Robot

Engineer Alexander Osipovich from the town of Kungur used a 3D printer to create parts of the T-800 unit from James Cameron’s classic film “The Terminator”

Robot Bakes Pancakes at Moscow's VDNKh

Moscow’s VDNKh exhibition centre is currently home to a robot that can make pancakes

Moscow’s VDNKh Gets Hugging Robot

Moscow’s Exhibition of Achievements of the National Economy, better known by its acronym VDNKh, is now home to the first hugging robot

Russian Scientists Develop Robot for Nuclear, Chemical Accidents

A robot that can detect radiation was developed for the EMERCOM Centre for Special Operations

Russian Scientists to Transform Astronauts Into Cyborgs

Russian scientists will take part in a programme to transform astronauts into cyborgs by replacing human organs with artificial ones

Rise of the Machines

How artificial intelligence took over Russia’s Skolkovo innovation centre

Russia's Rosoboronexport Prepares to Export Military Robots

Rosoboronexport is currently preparing the documents required to facilitate the export of the latest Russian military robotic systems

Russia Creates Robots for Outer Space

Roscosmos’ Russian Space Systems (RSS) has successfully produced experimental prototypes of walking micro-robots capable of operating in outer space

Russia's RSC Energia to Create a Robot for Open Space

RSC Energia has initiated experimental design works for the creation a space robot that will assist astronauts during spacewalks

Nine Weirdest Russian Patents

In September, Apple obtained a patent for a paper bag. Later, Samsung patented a curved cardboard box. However, as we have found out, Russia can boast a collection of much more peculiar innovations

Reining in Technology

Russia is betting on driverless cars and drones