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12.26.11
MESM Soviet computer project marks 60 years
12.26.11

MESM Soviet computer project marks 60 years

Before you go complaining about your job, take a moment to remember the MESM project, which just...

By B. Heater,   12.26.11
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10.20.11
iPhone 4S supports GLONASS satellite system, much to the delight of Russia
10.20.11

iPhone 4S supports GLONASS satellite system, much to the delight of Russia

What does a Russian satellite system have to do with the iPhone 4S' GPS capabilities? Allow us to...

By A. Toor,   10.20.11
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05.02.11
Bonhams' Space History Sale includes spacesuits, memorabilia, and a Game Boy flown in space
05.02.11

Bonhams' Space History Sale includes spacesuits, memorabilia, and a Game Boy flown in space

Bonhams' upcoming Space History Sale -- happening May 5th in New York -- is filled with items that...

By D. Melanson,   05.02.11
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01.19.11
Visualized: the fate of the most ambitious Soviet-era space exploration project
01.19.11

Visualized: the fate of the most ambitious Soviet-era space exploration project

Project Buran was the USSR's answer to NASA's Space Shuttle Columbia. Unlike its highly decorated A...

By Vlad Savov,   01.19.11
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12.22.10
Secret Soviet-era laser tank pops up in the Ivanovo Oblast
12.22.10

Secret Soviet-era laser tank pops up in the Ivanovo Oblast

If we've learned anything from the former Soviet Union, it's that collapsed empires have lots of aw...

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12.10.09
Samsung Diva or Soviet-era Christmas ornament: you decide
12.10.09

Samsung Diva or Soviet-era Christmas ornament: you decide

Extraordinarily well-connected mobile blogger Eldar Murtazin -- who just happens to be Russian -- h...

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05.06.09
Red Orchestra: Heroes of Stalingrad announced
05.06.09

Red Orchestra: Heroes of Stalingrad announced

We're as tired as anyone of our seemingly never-ending tour of duty in the Great War, Part Deux. St...

By Jason Dobson,   05.06.09
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06.07.07
Moscow students unearth lost arcade titles from Russia's past
06.07.07

Moscow students unearth lost arcade titles from Russia's past

Seeing as how we're about to re-enter the Cold War, let's try and take our minds off of shooting mo...

By Jared Rea,   06.07.07
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