The world’s biggest country, in a magazine. Since 1956.
Start a Free Trial Give a Gift
On September 29-30, 1941, Nazi troops shot over 33,000 Jews at the edge of the Babi Yar ravine near Kiev. Yevgeny Yevtushenko's poem memorializing the tragedy ensures it will never be for...
Spy gadgets get culinary, Putin parks a tank, and a tyke takes on the wilderness. All that, and the spirit of adventure.
Kristina Brazhnikova acquaints us with the southern city of Voronezh, which straddles its reservoir (once a river).
What do radio, television, the periodic table, and helicopters have in common? Russians were involved in developing all of them – and more!
Joseph Stalin was born December 21, 1879, in Gori, which is now in the Republic of Georgia. His birth name was Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili. Around 1910, he took on the name Stalin which means...
On the Spine of Russia project, journalists Richardson and Mordasov asked over 40 Russians if they were patriots, and why. Here are some of their responses...
This form is for US Subscriptions Only.
Non-US Subscriptions | Gift Subscriptions Form
We need to verify that you are indeed a human visitor
and not a computer trying to fill our forms with spam.
Free Weekly Russia File newsletter. Exclusive discounts.