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There are 40 item(s) tagged with the keyword "technology".

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1. Droning on About Lake Baikal

Robotic drones are now being used to monitor the ecological situation of Lake Baikal. 

Tags: nature, environment, ecology, lake baikal, baikal, drones, drone, technology
2. Birchpunk, an Internet Gift

Despite how weird it looks, birchpunk is a fun and talented hip hop group asking important moral questions.

Tags: music, science fiction, hip hop, technology, cyberpunk, birchpunk
3. A Good Sign

Researchers in Novosibirsk are working to develop the world's first Russian Sign Language-to-text translator. 

Tags: communication, video, translation, novosibirsk, inventions, technology, computers
4. A Real Hot Rod

Who needs headlights when you have flamethrowers instead? This Russian mechanic decided to find out. 

Tags: zhiguli, fire, humor, technology, cars, krasnodar
5. Give a Dog a (Brand New) Bone

A poor two-legged pooch needs a lending paw, and Novosibirsk veterinarians 3D-print her a pair of two prosthetics.

Tags: pets, novosibirsk, technology, health, dogs
6. Locating Lotuses

Did you know that wild lotus flowers are native to Russia? Well, here's an interactive map of where to find them in the Astrakhan region.  

Tags: ecology, environment, astrakhan, tourism, Internet, technology, nature, flowers
7. iTeacher

After a year of education through computer screens and the internet, one Russian school looks to bring the screens back into the physical classroom with a robotic teacher. 

Tags: teaching, schools, school, technology, robots, robot
8. Tesla Comes to Russia

“I think we're close to establishing Tesla's presence in Russia, and that would be great. And more broadly, also in Kazakhstan and neighboring regions.”

– On May 21, entrepreneur Elon Musk announced that the Tesla line would soon make it to markets in Russia, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries.
Tags: business, technology
9. Hacking into the Mainframe

Don your fingerless gloves, put on your dark sunglasses, and grab your trusty black Anonymous hoodie: a new study reveals Russians are just as sloppy with their internet security as the rest of us.

Tags: security, technology, Internet
10. Drop and Give Me Fifty, Mr. Mayor

It's not very often that you see the mayor of a city get punished by a group of school-age children, but that's exactly what happened in Krasnoyarsk when mayor Sergei Eryomin lost a challenge.

Tags: politics, social media, school, children, technology, Krasnoyarsk

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