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10.12.15
'Asteroids' travels to the Cold War and beyond in 'VEC9'
10.12.15

'Asteroids' travels to the Cold War and beyond in 'VEC9'

You're a USSR pilot who climbs out of a deep freeze 30 years after the fall of the Soviet Union. Your mission? Destroy.

By J. Conditt,   10.12.15
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12.12.13
Russians and Neo-Stalinists chew apart The Sun at Night's Soviet past
12.12.13

Russians and Neo-Stalinists chew apart The Sun at Night's Soviet past

On November 3, 1957, under leader Nikita Khrushchev, the USSR launched Sputnik 2 into Earth's orbit...

By J. Conditt,   12.12.13
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03.07.13
Injustice: Gods Among Us 'Red Son' pre-order bonus also coming to NA
03.07.13

Injustice: Gods Among Us 'Red Son' pre-order bonus also coming to NA

Originally revealed for UK retailers last month, the Superman: Red Son pre-order bonus DLC for Inju...

By J. Mallory,   03.07.13
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08.22.12
Intel brings Medfield to Russia with the MegaFon Mint
08.22.12

Intel brings Medfield to Russia with the MegaFon Mint

The Intel-powered mobile machine has been slowly picking up pace this year. Now, the chip-maker ha...

By J. Trew,   08.22.12
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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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04.11.11
First Orbit offers a glimpse at Yuri Gagarin's spaceflight 50 years later (video)
04.11.11

First Orbit offers a glimpse at Yuri Gagarin's spaceflight 50 years later (video)

It's been exactly 50 years to the day -- in some places, anyway -- that cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's m...

By C. Trout,   04.11.11
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03.26.11
Film recreation of Soviet cosmonaut Gagarin's historic spaceflight to be shown off next month
03.26.11

Film recreation of Soviet cosmonaut Gagarin's historic spaceflight to be shown off next month

If you know anything about the history of spaceflight, you're probably already familiar with the hi...

By L. Dziuban,   03.26.11
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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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