Federal and private investment is pouring into a remote and picturesque part of Siberia to transform it into a tourist hub. Marriott and McDonald’s in a land of milk and honey? Ouch. I went exploring to find out more about these plans.
It was a long 39 days in Sheremetyevo airport - for more than Edward Snowden and his entourage....
The Soviet Union wanted total self-sufficiency, which meant it needed copious amounts of cotton. To achieve this goal it decided ...
Lindsay heads to the Russian Space program’s Mission Control Center to quite a spectacle: a cosmonaut promenading on the hull ...
Noe Iniguez went to great lengths to humiliate his ex girlfriend and get her fired. Fortunately his attempts qualify as Revenge Porn in the state of California….and it has sent him to jail. But hold on folks! There are plenty more where he came from.
I spoke with Edward Krucik, a leading Arctic scientist, about the increasing focus on the Arctic as numerous countries ramp up efforts to stake a claim on natural resources and shipping routes previously hidden beneath the melting polar ice. Things are about to get very interesting.
I always hoped a visit to the ‘The Motherland Calls’ statue commemorating the famous WWII Battle of Stalingrad would take me to the historic city of Volgograd. Instead, a more modern type of warfare brought me there.
The “Father of The Ringtone” tells me about mobile content as a long-range revenue generator and why the future’s so bright he’s ‘got to wear sunglasses’.
The great and the good of the startup world descended on the Russian Capital for TechCrunch Moscow. I snuck in to find out the secrets of getting a startup off the ground and into the Fortune 100.