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Return to Chernobyl: 360° Video | FRONTLINE PBS

FRONTLINE PBS | Official Published on Apr 25, 2017 Take a haunting 360° journey inside the ruins of the Chernobyl disaster, guided by Aleksandr who was just 9 years old when he survived Chernobyl. Today, Aleksandr is a tour guide … Continue reading

Radioactive Wolves Of Chernobyl – HD Documentary

AIO Documentaries Published on Apr 3, 2016 What occurs to nature after a nuclear accident? And how does wildlife deal with all the world after human inhabitants have fled, it inherits? In 1986 a nuclear meltdown in the Chernobyl power … Continue reading

Chernobyl’s new shelter moves slowly into place

euronews (in English) Published on Nov 14, 2016 Slowly moving into place in Ukraine, Chernobyl’s New Safe Confinement has cost some 1.5 billion euros and is projected to last at least 100 years. It is 257 metres wide with a … Continue reading

Chernobyl Gets a New Giant Anti-Leak Cover

Wall Street Journal Published on Nov 15, 2016 A giant anti-radiation shield started to be moved over Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s melted reactor, at the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident more than 30 years ago. The cover is … Continue reading

Giant radiation shield built to cap Chernobyl’s damaged nuclear reactor

RT Published on Nov 15, 2016 A giant radiation shield is being manoevered over the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident in Chernobyl, Ukraine, in the final phase of a €1.5 billion (US$1.6bn) project to prevent the leaking of … Continue reading

The Chernobyl Disaster…What Have We Learned?

The Big Picture RT Published on Apr 28, 2016 Alexey Yaroshevsky, RT America joins Thom. It’s now been thirty years since the worst nuclear disaster in history. On April 26, 1986 – the reactor of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant … Continue reading

Chernobyl, 30 years on: Has anything been learned?

RT America Published on Apr 26, 2016 It’s now been 30 years since the horrific Chernobyl nuclear blast in Ukraine, an explosion that immediately killed two and had immeasurable after-effects. RT’s Ilya Petrenko presents a timeline of the events. Then, … Continue reading

Chernobyl’s haunting impact, 30 years later

PBS NewsHour Published on Apr 26, 2016 Bells tolled 30 times in Kiev on Tuesday, once for each year since the world’s worst nuclear disaster. Fallout from Chernobyl haunts Europe: It’s estimated that long-term radiation effects will claim at least … Continue reading

Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Chernobyl, World’s Worst Nuclear Disaster

April 26, 2016 Headlines And Ukraine is holding commemorations today to mark the 30th anniversary of the worst nuclear disaster in history. The meltdown at the Chernobyl plant sent a cloud of radioactive fallout into Russia, Belarus and over a … Continue reading

30 Years After Chernobyl, World’s Worst Nuclear Disaster, U.S. Activists Warn of Ongoing Risks

Democracy Now! Published on Apr 26, 2016 http://democracynow.org – We are on the road in New Mexico, home to Los Alamos and the birthplace of the nuclear age. The atomic bombs used in World War II were designed and developed … Continue reading