science in Russia

RAS and ANAS sign cooperation agreement

An agreement for scientific and technical cooperation between the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) has been concluded in Baku. The document was signed by President of Azerbaijan …

 Cosmonautics Day celebrated in Russia

Russia celebrates Cosmonautics Day every April 12. This holiday was instituted by the April 9, 1962 executive order of the Presidium of the USSR Supreme Soviet (Parliament) in honor of the first manned space flight. This year marks the …

Traveler Fedor Konyukhov gets in storm

Russian traveler Fedor Konyukhov, who is in a round-the-world expedition, has been caught in a storm as severe as hurricane, his wife Irina told journalists. According to her, now the traveler is in a very difficult situation. He is …

Russian teens win 9 awards of Intel ISEF competition in US

A Russian teen team has won nine medal places at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), the world’s biggest international pre-college science competition, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Russia’s ministry of …