Ekranoplans – part 1

31/08/2021 Curonian 0
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Greetings, Comrades! In this episode, we look at the weirdest and most amazing Soviet achievement in transportation technology, the Ekranoplan! Notably, the caspian sea monster. […]

History of Computing: USSR edition

11/08/2021 Curonian 1
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History of Computing: USSR edition
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Greetings, Comrades! Today, we’re looking at the weird and interesting history of computers and cybernetics as it were in the Soviet Union. Because now and […]

Tank series – The outliers

18/07/2021 Curonian 0
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Tank series - The outliers
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Greetings, Comrades! This week, we return to the tank series once again, and we look at the…well…REALLY WEIRD ONE’S. With very little information to go […]

Tukhachevsky and the BT’s

26/03/2021 Curonian 0
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Tukhachevsky and the BT's
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Greetings, Comrades! Today’s episode is all about the BT tanks and the insane, neo-pagan, kind-of-a-bolshevik madman, Red Army Marshall who was behind their introduction in […]

IS tanks – Stalin of Steel

12/03/2021 Curonian 0
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Greetings, Comrades! This time, from a cow farm. But that doesn’t stop me, so have another tank episode, this time about the Iosif Stalin tank […]

The Purple Mummy (Anatoly Dneprov, 1965)

31/03/2020 Curonian 1
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And as promised, I bring you some very Soviet Sci-Fi! More to come, especially if you’ll join our patreon. Enjoy! (We’re even using the old […]

Home Improvement. Soviet Style.

11/01/2020 Curonian 0
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Home Improvement. Soviet Style.
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We wanted to start this year with something positive. And…we sort of did. Because this is one of those back to the roots, people’s stories […]

Anatomy of a collapse

30/08/2019 Curonian 1
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Anatomy of a collapse
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Greetings, Comrades! In this episode, I look at the reasons why and how the Soviet union collapsed – and why it is especially important to […]

ATOM: A Soviet indie post-apocalyptic RPG

18/08/2019 Curonian 2
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Greetings, Comrades! This time, I bring You an interview with the lead writer of an amazing Soviet-themed post-apocalyptic RPG game in the style of Fallout […]

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17/04/2019 Curonian 0
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Greetings, Comrades! This is a special episode, so we’re using our early logo for this one even. Russia’s Gosduma just passed a law, that would […]

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