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Russia’s ‘Batshit Crazy’ New Super-Weapons Are Mostly Hype

The power of the Kremlin's new supersonic and atomic missiles are exaggerated, experts say.
David Axe
7.24.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Why Russians Can't Wait to Host Their Enemies at the World Cup

I travelled around Russia to find out how its people feel about welcoming visitors from countries they've been told are the enemy.
Nik Afanasjew
6.13.18
Views My Own

Was the Trump Campaign Full of Spies or Just Idiots?

Somehow, the strange saga of competing Russia memos has mostly served to make the president's campaign look shadier than ever.
Marcy Wheeler
2.27.18
thump exclusive stream

We Sent a Pair of Plane Mad Russian Disco Producers to an Aviation Museum for the Day

Join Disco Halal signings Simple Symmetry on planespotting trip, and listen to their brand new EP too.
Josh Baines
3.8.17
politics

A Timeline of Trump's Long History with Russia

Let's sort out some simple, widely reported truths from eyelid-twitch-inducing "just asking questions" Medium posts.
Harry Cheadle
2.17.17
Art

Indiana Jones Meets 'Akira' in a Wordless Animated Short

Russian animator Vitaliy Shushko's first short film feels like a Disney movie with more transhumanism...and blood.
Beckett Mufson
12.8.16
russia

Tune into the Russian Underground with This Guest Mix by Pixelord

The Moscow-based producer's turned in an hour of exclusives in support of a brand new EP on Nightwave's Heka Trax imprint.
Josh Baines
12.6.16
Art

Snoop Dogg Is Painting Now: Last Week In Art

Also: Two van Goghs, stolen 14 years ago, were recovered by Italian police and returned to the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
Nathaniel Ainley
10.3.16
Art

Enter the Belly of a Whale at This Immersive Light Installation

You're basically Pinocchio inside Russian art collective Tundra's 'My Whale' experience in Seoul.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.12.16
Art

A Towering Multimedia Installation Explores Deformed Dreams

When Rashid Johnson became fascinated with human structures being taken over by vegetation, he made it his artistic vision.
DJ Pangburn
8.8.16
Art

If Instagram Ran on Windows 95...

"Instagram.exe" shows how far design has come.
Beckett Mufson
8.1.16
Art

Explore Eastern Europe’s Historical Housing with Architectural Nesting Dolls

Polish design studio Zupagrafika creates a set of Matryoshka inspired by concrete, Eastern Bloc apartment buildings.
Alyssa Buffenstein
7.17.16
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