In this edition of Technology Update we take a look at Russia's most sophisticated bridges: one of the newest and the boldest landmarks on the Moscow's skyline, Russia's first man-made bobsleigh run, and the construction of the biggest cable-stayed bridge in the world.
Child prostitution in Kenya has reached a shocking level. Extreme poverty and sex tourism lead to the sexual exploitation of children on a massive scale. RT Doc investigates what is being done about the problem and who profits from it.
Aleksey hopes to cover the 500km to Krasnoyarsk by nightfall. His trip soon becomes an odyssey, however, as pitfalls and windfalls await along his way. Meanwhile, Marina sends him a text warning something has happened that could ruin their wedding plans.
Aleksey escapes an encounter with some of Chelyabinsk’s street thugs and decides to spend the night at a bus station – just in case. Continuing his journey, he comes across a sight that gives him second thoughts about carrying on with his trip.
After a harrowing ride along winding mountain roads overlooking Lake Baikal, Aleksey finally manages to ditch his drunken hosts. He then finds a safer ride to a village where he spends a warm evening among old friends singing hitchhiking songs.