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Cold War

Russia deploys Avangard hypersonic missile system

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption A still from the defence ministry video shows an Avangard warhead (computer simulation) Russia's first regiment of Avangard hypersonic missiles has been put into service, the defence ministry says. The location was…
bubmag
December 27, 2019
Cold War

X-Ray Audio: Soviet-era bootleg audio recordings

BONE MUSIC In the USSR during the cold war era, the music people could listen to was ruthlessly controlled by the State. But a secret underground subculture of music lovers and bootleggers defied the censor. Incredibly, they built their own recording machine…
bubmag
December 25, 2019