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03/25/2017 at 14:11. Facebook
A wonderfully made short video on life lessons of 100-year-olds. Just the sort of thing our childrenof1917.org will do, only with Russian centenarians... (and lots more history mixed in)

Life Lessons From 100-Year-Olds

We asked three centenarians what their most valuable life lessons were, and also their regrets. Click here to subscribe to LifeHunters: http://bit.ly/2gFMyln...

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03/22/2017 at 15:35. Facebook
Time Travel? Yep, some clever Russians are developing an app for that...

Timebound: The App That Makes Time Travel Possible

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Just a few dollars short of 30,000. The next backer could push us over that line... Could it be you?

The Children of 1917 ~ Relaunched

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Meet four admirable Russian women... Share them with all your friends. Their stories give a new perspective on one's own life...

Meet Four Russian Centenarians

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When they decided Russia needed its own pagan pantheon...

Who Invented the Ancient Slavic Gods, and Why?

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The Children of 1917 has reached its base funding goal. Full steam ahead! But it's not too late to join the project so that you can (a) follow along during the creative process, geting access to exclusive online-only content; (b) get a copy of the book; (c) get a copy of the film; (d) feel great about being involved in the preservation of history... Jump over and support today! Time runs out...
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The Children of 1917 ~ Relaunched

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The Children of 1917 project is not just about saving history, about tracking down elusive Russian centenarians and getting them to talk on film. It is about how the power of images, words and video will allow us to bring these amazing people into your lives. Here is a brand new video showing some of the people you can meet if you support this important project. [ Childrenof1917.org Link ]
The Children of 1917 project is not just about saving history, about tracking down elusive Russian centenarians and getting them to talk on film. It is about how the power of images, words and video will allow us to bring these amazing people into your lives. Here is a brand new video showing some of the people you can meet if you support this important project. [ Childrenof1917.org Link ]
Fantastic piece sharing some of the great photography of Alexander Petrosyan, whose photo is on the cover of the current issue of Russian Life and who is the featured photographer for our 2017 Wall Calendar (still a few copies left). Enjoy!
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The Russia you'll never see on postcards...

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A great post from our friends at MIR Corporation, the super experienced travel and tour provider to Russia and beyond.

How to Make the Most of Your Time at the Hermitage – An Expert Shares Her Tips

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Help us send journalists to Siberia... in a good way...

Russian Life Journalism Fund

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The newspaper Izvestia turns 100 this month. Here is a cool video of how they made up the newspaper in 1924. In Russian, but you can get the sense of what is going on. Great to be reminded of how things were in the pre-digital age.

Известия 1924

Официальный сайт газеты "Известия" http://izvestia.ru/ Подпишитесь в ВК: https://vk.com/izvestia Подпишитесь в ФБ: https://www.facebook.com/izvestia.ru/ Подп...

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On this day in 1839, the composer Modest Mussorgsky was born. In honor of his birthday, might we suggest this fine album, with Carlo Ponti conducting the Russian National Orchestra?

Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition; Night on Bare Mountain (featuring the Russian National Orchestra & Carlo Ponti)

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Russian Life Managing Editor Maria Antonova made it into the pages of the esteemed New York Times with this fine bit of journalism.

This Is the Russia You’re So Afraid Of?

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This week's excursion with Everyday Russia? Saratov... on the Volga...

Saratov - Russian Life

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In Boston this month? Mark your calendar to hear the creator of our Detective Matyushkin series speak at Boston College.

Alexei Bayer to deliver Heinz Bluhm Memorial Lecture at Boston College

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A fascinating new book from n+1 publishers.

Better Russia - Russian Life

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