When Elon Musk went to Russia to buy some rockets.Excerpted from Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future.
“Russian humor is slapstick, only you actually die.”
Fake news stories. Doctored photographs. Staged TV clips. Armies of paid trolls.
In 1936, Karp Lykov whisked his family into the Siberian wilderness to escape Bolshevik persecution. They remained there, alone, until discovered by a helicopter crew in 1978.
“Okay,” I said. “What do you think is the percentage chance that I’m right?”
“I don’t know,” she said. “Five percent?”
In Russia’s Far East, an orphaned female tiger is the test case in an experimental effort to save one of the most endangered animals on earth.
A Russian soldier vanishes in Ukraine.
On the intrigue surrounding Dr. Zhivago’s publication.