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There are 21 item(s) tagged with the keyword "metro".

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1. Facepay, Tots in College, and Twisties

In this week's Odder News, futuristic cities, unexpected parliamentary candidates, and the twisties.

Tags: moscow state university, Moscow, metro, celebrities, duma, gymnastics, plushenko, figure skating
2. Moscow Metro Goes Big

Moscow opens a new Metro Square and a new, massive circle line.

Tags: circle line, squares, parks, Moscow, metro
3. Dracula's Castle, Trains, and Porta-Potties

In this week's Odder News, visit Dracula's castle, Moscow's hidden subway stations, and the Russian cosmos.

Tags: Moscow, metro, train, cosmos, castle, Dracula, irony of fate
4. Thanks, Doc

Moscovites are thanking medical professionals during the Coronavirus pandemic the best way they know how to: colorful Metro trains.

Tags: health care, Moscow, coronavirus, metro
5. Women Can Be Metro Drivers, Too

A relaxing of workplace regulations means that Russian women can now drive the Moscow Metro.

Tags: metro, Moscow, women
6. Pay with your Face

The Moscow Metro plans to allow passengers to pay with Face ID.

Tags: money, Moscow, metro, social issues
7. Pay with Your Face

A new video surveillance system in Moscow’s metro will enable passengers to pay with a scan of their face.

Tags: video, metro
8. Strange Celebrations, Cereal, and Wildlife Sneakiness

This week: cereal jingles go viral, animal crossings save critters, and paratroopers take a swim in a fountain in celebration. Sounds pretty run-of-the-mill.

Tags: holidays, military, metro, Moscow, Internet, music, health, chechnya
9. Coping with Coronavirus, One Odder Item at a Time

This week: Putin cracks down on smartphones, some things go online that probably shouldn't, and new coronavirus advice seeks to preserve the peace (and health).

Tags: technology, health, family, coronavirus, Internet, putin, military, metro, transport
10. A New Role for Kioski?

Moscow's metro stations rise to the occasion of coronavirus.

Tags: health, cities, Moscow, metro, coronavirus

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