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‘Our project was born of despair’: why Russia’s media start-up pioneers are looking beyond Moscow

‘Our project was born of despair’: why Russia’s media start-up pioneers are looking beyond Moscow

6 Eastern European indie games you need to play right now

6 Eastern European indie games you need to play right now

KFC and Russian biotech firm work together to print world’s first 3D nuggets

KFC and Russian biotech firm work together to print world’s first 3D nuggets

Build your own Christo sculpture at home with an augmented reality app

Build your own Christo sculpture at home with an augmented reality app

This is Badland: the zine breaking down myths about the Balkans

This is Badland: the zine breaking down myths about the Balkans

Golden Coal: the zine capturing the lives of Donbas’ youth in the midst of war

Golden Coal: the zine capturing the lives of Donbas’ youth in the midst of war

Armenia’s first feminist podcast is fighting on new frontiers for the country’s post-revolutionary culture

Armenia’s first feminist podcast is fighting on new frontiers for the country’s post-revolutionary culture

The story behind the 70s samizdat that launched late Soviet feminism

The story behind the 70s samizdat that launched late Soviet feminism

‘They will leave me jobless.’ Why declining press freedom in Bulgaria should worry us all

‘They will leave me jobless.’ Why declining press freedom in Bulgaria should worry us all

Director Radu Jude speaks out in video against anti-Roma racism

Director Radu Jude speaks out in video against anti-Roma racism

‘This is not ancient history’: meet the artists bringing the devastating stories of Stalin’s repressions to life 

‘This is not ancient history’: meet the artists bringing the devastating stories of Stalin’s repressions to life 

Could virtual reality hold the key to fighting disinformation in the aftermath of Euromaidan?

Could virtual reality hold the key to fighting disinformation in the aftermath of Euromaidan?

This zine gives Russia’s unsung artists the A-List attention they deserve

This zine gives Russia’s unsung artists the A-List attention they deserve

A genetically modified blood sucking leech-phone: the uncanny future of smartphones

A genetically modified blood sucking leech-phone: the uncanny future of smartphones

How a former Vice TV host came to launch Serbia’s most successful podcast

How a former Vice TV host came to launch Serbia’s most successful podcast

Too glam to give a damn: Russia’s top male makeup influencers on selfies and self-expression

Too glam to give a damn: Russia’s top male makeup influencers on selfies and self-expression

Meet the pioneers running Kyrgyzstan’s all-woman space agency

Meet the pioneers running Kyrgyzstan’s all-woman space agency

Unite or disappear: Russian media startup ‘istories’ wants journalists to join forces — before it’s too late

Unite or disappear: Russian media startup ‘istories’ wants journalists to join forces — before it’s too late

Russia’s youth is tired of lavish military parades. Could digital culture change the country’s wartime pageantry for good?

Russia’s youth is tired of lavish military parades. Could digital culture change the country’s wartime pageantry for good?

Trapped in lockdown, Russians are repurposing their satnavs to hold virtual protests

Trapped in lockdown, Russians are repurposing their satnavs to hold virtual protests