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The Scientific Approach

How tourists help to develop Russian science

Russian Scientists Create New Treatment That Blocks Drug Effects

Russian scientists have created the first anti-relapse treatment agent, which utilises a molecule that helps block the effects of heroin, morphine and desomorphine

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

80 Years of World’s First Drifting Station

80 years ago, on June 6,1937 - the drifting scientific station "North Pole – 1" was put out to sea

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

Remains of ‘Sea Monster’ Found on Volga River Bank

An international group of scientists has discovered remains of a pliosaur on a Volga river bank

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)

Richard Dawkins to Speak at Geek Picnic in St. Petersburg

British biologist and science populariser Richard Dawkins will perform at the annual Geek Picnic festival scheduled for June 24-25

Moscow State University Presents a Mirror that Can Be ‘Turned Off’

Physicists of the Moscow State University in collaboration with scientists from the United States and Germany have created a transformable metamaterial based on nanoparticles of gallium arsenide

New Periodic Table Element Named for Russian Chemist

A newly discovered element was named oganesson, or Og, after the Russian scientist Yuri Oganessian, the research supervisor of the nuclear reaction lab at the JINR

The Russian Inventor of the Television

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

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

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 Develop Robot for Nuclear, Chemical Accidents

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