​Strelka design think-tank continues to map the 'new normal' reality

Meet the new cohort of Strelka Institute researchers untangling The New Normal.

How a remote village in Russia’s Caucasus became a rising tourist hotspot

Just 10 years ago, a few dozen tourists would come to Kubachi each season. In 2017, it hosted around 1,500 people.

New medieval geography & third cultural space: Mapping the modern world

Why it is time to make the case for geography.

A guide to Soviet modernism in the Armenian capital

Architect Tigran Harutyunyan picks Yerevan’s 10 most interesting modernist buildings.

​‘Projects in developing countries should not be designed like charity’

The Advanced Urban Design team explores the issues of food insecurity and poverty in Johannesburg’s troubled Hillbrow neighborhood.

Blockchain and energy cooperatives vs permafrost: How to keep the Russian Far North warm

Why the territories that contain most of Russia’s oil and gas resources lack energy and what can be done to change it

Russia’s role in the New Silk Road: Opportunities and challenges

Bringing the ancient trade route back to life could turn Russia into a major global trade channel. But there are many obstacles ahead.

​Breaking the cycle of poverty: Johannesburg as gateway to food security in Africa

Tackling the issues of food security and inequality in Johannesburg, which is often seen as the ‘New York of Africa,’ could help create solutions that can be applied across the continent.

First glimpse into the Narkomfin renovation: The rebirth of a Constructivist icon

A rare case of meticulous restoration of an avant-garde monument.

‘A complete remake of what we consider normal’: Blade Runner designer on the future of design

The guru of sci-fi design Syd Mead on his method, ethic, and the inspiration for the creation of the Blade Runner world.

​The Russian housing dream vs reality

What kind of property Russians are dreaming of and what they end up buying, plus how the dead influence the housing market.

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