Sci-fi

Alisomania: how a cult 1980s TV series influenced a generation of Russian filmmakers

Alisomania: how a cult 1980s TV series influenced a generation of Russian filmmakers

Beyond 1984: 12 dystopian novels from the New East that are eerily relatable today

Beyond 1984: 12 dystopian novels from the New East that are eerily relatable today

Element 174: lose yourself in this queer sci-fi from Bishkek

Element 174: lose yourself in this queer sci-fi from Bishkek

Evil empire: why is the post-Soviet world so obsessed with Star Wars?

Evil empire: why is the post-Soviet world so obsessed with Star Wars?

Glimpse Russia 2077 with digital artist Evgeny Zubov

Glimpse Russia 2077 with digital artist Evgeny Zubov

Has Russia developed teleportation? Viral video sparks theory

Has Russia developed teleportation? Viral video sparks theory

Laughter in the dark: five Eastern Bloc sci-fi comedies you need to see

Laughter in the dark: five Eastern Bloc sci-fi comedies you need to see

Over my dead body: 10 fun facts about freezing yourself in Russia

Over my dead body: 10 fun facts about freezing yourself in Russia

Photo of the week: a snapshot of the future. But where?

Photo of the week: a snapshot of the future. But where?

Sixties Soviet predictions for 2017: which actually came true?

Sixties Soviet predictions for 2017: which actually came true?

Unreal city: Moscow's suburbs as you've never seen them before

Unreal city: Moscow’s suburbs as you’ve never seen them before

Watch this space: seven Soviet sci-fi films that everyone should see

Watch this space: seven Soviet sci-fi films that everyone should see