Select language:


 / Главная / Russkiy Mir Foundation / Publications


Russkiy Mir Editorial Dubna, the town of physicists, was founded on July 24, 1946, in the very north of the Moscow region. Previously the most secret one, now it has turned into the most famous science town in Russia. Dubna / Photo credit: After the end of the Great Patriotic War, it was decided to create a secret research center to study nuclear processes in Dubna. In 1947, Academician Kurchatov and other scientists initiated the start of the construction. The largest particle accelerator of that time, the synchrocyclotron, started its work in 1949. The center began fundamental and applied research...

Rubric: Articles
Subject: Science

<div style="text-align: justify;">   <p> <font size="4">Sergey Vinogradov</font></p>   <p><i>The Hollywood has seen a lot of celebrities with Russian names – Kirk Douglas, a Hollywood legend and star of Spartacus, was born as Issur Danielovitch, and Oscar-winning Helen Mirren is delighted to be called Elena Vasilievna. The one might think that Yul Brynner, a star of The King and I, spent his whole life trying to forget that he had been born in Vladivostok as Yuliy Borisovich Briner, though, according to the eyewitnesses, he spoke fluent Russian until...

Rubric: Articles
Subject: Culture

Sergey Vinogradov Photo credit: new.дзержинец-балахна.рф Russian language does not have days off. It is not afraid of pandemics. And sometimes it benefits from self-isolation of those who seek to master it. Having worked online for months, Russian language courses around the world are setting to actively accepts students into offline groups. The Russkiy Mir contacted teachers from different countries and found out that the lockdown and experience in e-teaching opened up new opportunities for specialists in Russian philology. Some of them conceived the idea to develop a system of electronic...

Rubric: Articles
Subject: RussianLanguage

Tamara Skok The Battle of Chios Strait. Photo credit: Starting from Peter the Great days, Russian glossary of nautical terms was compiled based on Dutch terms. Furthermore, it experienced a significant impact from English, German and Italian terminology. Events associated with naval glory of Russia can be reconstructed through interpretation of those inherent terms. The Battle of Chesma is one of such events. Yevgeny Tarle, a renowned scholar and historian, wrote The Battle of Chesma and the First Russian Expedition to the Archipelago in 1769–1774, a monograph...

Rubric: Articles
Subject: History

Digital Pre-University Faculty is an international educational programme which aims to prepare foreign students in any corner of the world for the admission at any Russian universities. The project is fully implemented with the use of online technologies. Educational methods of the programme are elaborated according to national and regional features as well as the index of development of information and communication technologies in the country of residence of applicants. The program has been designed to enable students to learn Russian and improve their knowledge of general education subjects up to the level, required for the...

Rubric: Articles
Subject: Education

Editor’s office of the Russkiy Mir Foundation internet portal The press-center of the Rossiya Segodnya News Agency presents Poland’s Struggle for Eastern Europe in 1920–2020. The book’s authors believe that the current eastern policy of Poland is a complex blend of old geopolitical concepts and undying national fixations.  Renaissance of old ideas Veronika Krasheninnikova, Director General of Institute for Foreign Policy Research and Initiatives and the book’s publisher, emphasized that the authoring team had aimed to case study Poland’s...

Rubric: Articles
Subject: Общество


Select Date:
Выбрать дату в календареВыбрать дату в календаре



Photo credit: More than 160 teams will join the International Army Games, which will start on August 23. They will represent 30 countries, Interfax reports. All participants in the International Army Games will be quarantined before the start of... .
The People's University of Culture of the Russian Center in Limassol resumed its work after the quarantine. The Russian Center operates on the basis of the Russian House in Cyprus. “This year, given the ongoing restrictions due to the coronavirus, we will... .
Photo credit: The Russian capital took the 18th place in the international ranking of digital transformation of cities, compiled by the Tholons agency. The city improved its positions on a number of indicators and rised five lines in comparison with the previous rating,... .
Photo credit: Summer School for foreign students will open in Moscow.  It is going to introduce the sudents to the history and culture of Russia, as well as tell about the current life of the country. The classes, which will be held from 10 to 22... .
Photo credit: Marina Longortova / A photo exhibition entitled Russian Civilization has opened in the Austrian capital. It was organized by the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo, the agency's website reports. The exhibition is held online. The exhibits were the... .