RBTH presents the long reads on the most popular and controversial Russian issues.
Specially-bred canines helping to find explosives at Moscow airport
On May 15 the city's iconic rail network marks its 80th anniversary
A tale of courage and sacrifice in World War Two
Scientists have printed a mouse's thyroid gland. Humans could be next
Russian explorer that conquered Arctic relates trip difficulties in diary
The fate of the jewelry firm was intimately tied to that of Imperial Russia
What kind of role will Russia play in the region after NATO has left?
Representatives of three diasporas tell the story of how they built a new life in Moscow