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There are 39 item(s) tagged with the keyword "science".

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11. Satellite Wars

Russia has fallen under suspicion for testing what some say is an anti-satellite weapon.

Tags: espionage, technology, military, international relations, science, space
12. Attack of the Radioactive Berries

A batch of cherniki was found to contain high levels of dangerous radiation.

Tags: science, Moscow, safety, nuclear, health, food
13. Pirates, Pooches, and Another Putin

This week, drivers' licenses get a much-overdue update, utility bills make headlines, and we learn that pirates abound in Russia. 

Tags: science, space, politics, putin, Internet, animals, travel, transport
14. Kefir-Beer, a Dog Retiree, and a Grave Competition

This week: stamps honor highways, grave-diggers let loose, and Russia's cutest cop takes his leave.

Tags: death, economy, beer, science, russian post, animals, Siberia
15. Testing, Testing, One, Two, Three...

Human testing of a coronavirus vaccine is set to begin in Russia, and you, too, can fulfill your dream of being a guinea pig.

Tags: medicine, science, study, health, coronavirus
16. Lost Tombstones, Shootouts, and Social Support for Reindeer Herders

This week's Odder News reads like a bad movie, full of forgotten headstones, zombies, and a disagreement settled with firearms.

Tags: science, space, history, Moscow, Yakutia, social issues, environment, transport
17. To the Moon!

Russia's space agency says it's ready to partner with NASA to go to the moon.

Tags: Roscosmos, science, space
18. Handshake-Free Zone

Looking back at the early Soviet years when the young state launched anti-handshake campaigns.

Tags: Soviet, science, health, COVID
19. Drones on the Front Lines

Russian entrepreneurs seek to combat coronavirus with flying drones.

Tags: technology, coronavirus, health, science
20. Pros and Cons of a Global Pandemic

This week we explore the upsides and downsides of self-isolation, strange new laws, and virus testing.

Tags: Chernobyl, alcohol, humor, science, Internet, health, coronavirus

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