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On August 7, 1944, the first American programmable computer, Mark I, was launched

Alexander Burmistrov

On that day in 1914, the first electric traffic lightdesigned by James Hoge was put into place on the corner of Euclid Avenue and East 105th Street in Cleveland.

Author Polina Ostrizhnaya

The use of light for traditional illumination takes a back seat. Light becomes an essential element of technologies instead. Grigory Sokolovsky dwells upon how it is related to semiconductor lasers.

Author Yanina Khuzhina
Photo Andrey Luft
Video Aleksey Kornoukhov

How our forefathers tried to create what we now find indispensable for survival in hot weather

Polina Ostrizhnaya

Virtual and augmented reality, 3D modeling, and other scientific achievements have already found application in medicine

Photo Andrey Luft
Video Dmitry Samsonov
Author Evgeniya Chernoskulova

RAS correspondent member Aleksey Zhukov dwells upon achievements in creation of nanostructures at the cutting-edge laboratory of quantum optoelectronics in Saint Petersburg

Author Anastasia Penzina
Video Aleksey Kornoukhov

On July 14, 1867, Alfred Nobel demonstrated dynamite for the first time


In the Year of Science and Technology, the development of robotics is especially important for the modern society. Everything that humanity now enjoys is related to new technologies.

Author Anna Posokhova

On July 3rd, 1835, construction of the main building of Pulkovo Astronomic Observatory began


On June 17, 1955, the first production passenger jet TU 104 took off

Author Alexander Burmistrov

A rough road, a rough road, a rough road, a hole: a children's game and adult problems. Why the asphalt has to be patched up every year and what road construction technologies science offers

Alexander Burmistrov

Nearly 82 km in nine hours is a good alternative to a long journey from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean via the southern end of America. June 12, 1920, the Panama Canal opened officially

Author Alexander Burmistrov

As part of the press tour to Crimea, the Scientific Russia portal and other mass media visited Saint Luke’s Comprehensive Clinical Center of Vernadsky Crimean Federal University

Photo Nikolay Mokhnachev
Author Anna Posokhova
Video Aleksey Kornoukhov


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What saints did the conquistadors pray to and why did they decide to conquer Mexico? What was the ethnic, regional, and age composition of the Conquista? 

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