Russian ports to be inspected for compliance with environmental laws
Saturday, 10 June 2017 14:07

Specialists of the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resource Usage (Rosprirodnadzor) will initiate inspections of all domestic seaports in terms of compliance with environmental laws in coming 12-24 months, deputy head of the regulator Ramil Nizamov told TASS on Friday.

"There is an assignment in place to check seaports; an assignment of ...

 
What's life like in St. Petersburg? Famous locals share their experiences
Saturday, 10 June 2017 12:00

St. Petersburg is a dream for tourists from around the world. They hope to see this mystical and extraordinary city inspired by Amsterdam and Venice and built on marshes by the will of Peter the Great. But what is it like living in the city of three revolutions? RBTH selected some vivid excerpts from stories told by native Petersburgers and...

 
10 reasons you should never travel to Russia
Saturday, 10 June 2017 00:15

1. Trans-Siberian Railroad

Photo credit: Lori/Legion-Media

Spending a week on a train that runs 5,700 miles through eight different time-zones, stops in 87 different towns and traverses two continents? No, thank you! And they call it ‘the adventure of a lifetime.’ I bet finding a place to take a shower on this train is the real adventure.
 

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Russia develops technology to detect drone trespassers with TV, FM-signals
Friday, 09 June 2017 16:11

Russia’s Ruselectronics Group, part of the state hi-tech corporation Rostec, has developed technology for the concealed detection of moving aerial, ground and surface targets in the area of critically important facilities, the Group’s press office told on June 9, TASS reports.

"It [the system] provides for a panoramic view and allows detecting...

 
The Mozhaisk St. Nicholas Cathedral: From Prokudin-Gorsky to the present
Friday, 09 June 2017 15:25

Mozhaisk. Cathedral of St. Nicholas, south facade. August 21, 2012. / Photo: William Brumfield

At the beginning of the 20th century, Russian chemist and photographer Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky invented a complex process for vivid, detailed color photography (see box text below). His vision of photography as a form of education and enlightenment was...

 
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