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  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: April 17-18, 2021

    It’s time to make our plans for the weekend that’s promising to be sunny and even relatively warm – it’s mid-April in St. Petersburg after all! So here is our usual list of suggestions – three exhibitions for every taste plus some cinema recommendations to spice up the weekend. Enjoy!


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: April 10-11, 2021

    The spring is testing us again by making this weekend in our favorite city windy and potentially rainy. Some of us might take that as a sign to stay inside and finish their thesis (raises hand), but even this exceptionally important activity can be put aside for a while. Anyway, you will definitely feel better and more inspired after a visit to one of the events featured in our guide this week. Enjoy! 


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: March 27-28, 2021

    You wake up at 7 am – and it’s not pitch black? You go out – and you don’t freeze without three layers of clothes? Congratulations: as we near the last weekend of March, we can finally say it’s spring in St. Pete! Even though it’s forecasted to be warm and even potentially sunny, here is our guide to some exhibitions you can visit this weekend – to appreciate the outside even more with all the garnered inspo.


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: January 30-31, 2021

    So, one twelfth of 2021 is almost gone – and we’re not even asking you about your resolutions, because we are absolutely sure you can do anything. To help you on this path, here is our guide to the best events in St. Petersburg this weekend. Enjoy!


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: November 7-8, 2020

    Winter is creeping up on us fast but it won’t stop us from having fun, right? From light festivals to the last glimpse of greens and blooms – follow our weekly guide on what to do, where to go, and how to spend this weekend.


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: September 12-13, 2020

    Yay! Another week of the new school year is almost over and it means that a well-deserved weekend is just around the corner. No plans whatsoever? No worries, with our weekly guide to the best weekend activities you have no excuse to stay home bored. Let’s plan an adventure together.


  • Nuclear Physics in Popular Movies: How Real Is That?

    Does Tony Stark have a heart? How did Doc manage to send DeLorean into the future? Why was Homer Simpson allowed to work at a nuclear plant? Sergey Pravosud, a graduate of the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, discussed the most popular myths from the world of cinema at an open lecture arranged by the Atomic Energy Information Center in Tomsk. We summarized it for you.


  • New Year’s Done Right: Brainy Books and Movies to Check Out This Holiday Season

    The holidays are perfect not only for partying and sleeping, but also for doing what you’ve always been putting off. Tired of socializing and stuffing yourself? Spend some time with an enlightening film or a great book. We’ve prepared a list of some of the books and movies you should check out this holiday season.


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: February 16-17

    Travel to India, visit a movie studio, and ride to 19th century Istanbul on an authentic Harley Davidson bike this weekend!


  • Pop-Science Cinema at ITMO University

    Popular science movies are gradually gaining popularity both in Russia and abroad. On November 20-21, the Days of Science Cinema were held in Russia for the fourth time. ITMO University also participated in the festival with two films about artificial intelligence and an artificial star. ITMO.NEWS asked the event’s coordinators about how to organize your own film festival and why watch science movies in the first place.