Check the Myths of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster Facts. Page all

KOMPAS.com – On April 26, 1986 happened nuclear disaster well-known Chernobyl which is located in Pripyat, Ukraine, which was once part of the Soviet Union. Nuclear power plant (NPP) Chernobyl experienced an incident that resulted in the release of radioactive isotopes 30 times higher than the atomic bomb explosion in Hiroshima, Japan in 1945. As … Read more

9 Cities Lost in Human History and Their Stories Page all

KOMPAS.com – Throughout the course of human history, a number of cities and towns have been lost, sunk, and abandoned. It only leaves mysterious ruins and some provide beautiful views, which can be seen by modern humans today. Here are a few lost city with various stories, as quoted from Time: Also read: Cities in … Read more

Health and economic consequences: the cost behind the Chernobyl nuclear disaster

Eco$tory | How much did the Chernobyl disaster cost? This seemingly simple question has no answer other than a rather vague “at least a few hundred billion dollars”. 35 years after the nuclear accident, estimates continue to climb. On April 26, 1986, the explosion of reactor n ° 4 at the Chernobyl power plant in … Read more

Chernobyl nuclear reactor exploded 35 years ago: how it …

Thirty-five years after the event, the Chernobyl nuclear disaster continues to lead to revelations. The Netflix series exposed the common failure, the book ‘Manual for survival’ outlined the cover-up operation, and with the light on its 35th anniversary, ‘The bulletin of the atomic scientists’ makes yet another analysis. The nuclear disaster also caused Soviet leader … Read more

The Ukrainian Security Service has released part of the secret documents about the Chernobyl accident

The SBU press service informed that the documents, among other things, contain testimonies that accidents At the Chernobyl nuclear power plant there was also before the catastrophe of 26 April 1986. “In 1982, there was a significant leak of radioactive materials in Reactor 1. However, the KGB (State Security Committee) report usually ends with this: … Read more

35th anniversary of the nuclear disaster: Ukraine seeks to see Chernobyl among UNESCO World Heritage Sites

The long-preserved nuclear power plant, surrounded by terrible wastelands, dilapidated ruins and abandoned buildings, bears no resemblance to an object that many imagine falls into. UNESCO world heritage catalog. However, it is him, or more so Chernobyl, Ukraine would like to see in that directory. Hoping that such a status could attract more generous funding … Read more

35 years after the Chernobyl tragedy: an effect that surprises the population

On April 26, 1986, during a security inspection, the fourth reactor of the Chernobyl power plant about 100 km north of Kiev exploded. Clouds of radioactive contaminants rose into the atmosphere. The Soviet authorities exacerbated the situation by deciding not to tell the public what really happened: although the nearby power plant town of Pripet … Read more

The silence about Chernobyl was a huge mistake, recalls Dana Drábová

Do you still remember what you did on that fateful April 26, 1986?I really don’t remember that. I was at work, at the Radiation Hygiene Center of the Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, today’s State Institute of Public Health. How and when did you find out about the events in Chernobyl? About two days later, … Read more

Ukraine wants Chernobyl on the UNESCO list. Because of the money

This time, the aim is not to preserve a unique cultural aesthetic, as is common in the UNESCO cultural heritage, because the request of the Ukrainian government is very pragmatic. Lawmakers hope that if a nuclear power plant gets on the prestigious list, it will bring more money to the country. The power plant could … Read more

“Chernobyl”: Review of the Film | Reviews

Fate again brings the hairdresser Olya (Oksana Akinshina) and firefighter Alexei (Danila Kozlovsky). Last time, the heroes had something wrong – Alexei bashfully hides his eyes, and Olya hides the boy Lyoshka at home (everything fits together over the years). On the calendar April 1986, the scene is Pripyat. Danila Kozlovsky’s idea to make a … Read more