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Nuclear disasters

 

    April 26, 1986

 

Chernobyl, Ukraine - Чорнобильська катастрофа

 

 

 

 

Halyna Markevych, 82, and her husband, Evgen, 86,

in their home in March inside Chernobylís Exclusion Zone.

 

Photograph: Emile Ducke

 

CHERNOBYL DISPATCH

Ghosts Past and Present Cross Paths as War Comes to Nuclear Wasteland

Not everyone evacuated when the Chernobyl nuclear plant melted down in 1986.

The few who stayed lived through another calamity when Russian troops marched in.

NYT

April 14, 2023    Updated 9:31 a.m. ET

https://www.nytimes.com/2023/04/14/
world/europe/chernobyl-russia-ukraine-war.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pryryat, Ukraine

 

A view of the abandoned hospital

which received the first causalities

on the night of the Chernobyl disaster in 1986.

 

Photograph: Sergey Dolzhenko

EPA

 

The mini-series Chernobyl made by HBO

depicts the explosionís aftermath,

the vast clean-up operation

and the subsequent inquiry.

 

The success of the series has driven up

the number of tourists wanting to see the plant

and the ghostly abandoned town of Prypyat.

G

Sat 15 Jun 2019    09.29 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2019/jun/15/
the-20-photographs-of-the-week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Animals of Chernobyl

NYT    6 May 2014

 

 

 

 

The Animals of Chernobyl

Video        The New York Times        6 May 2014

 

Biologist Timothy Mousseau

has been studying the lasting effects of radiation

on the flora and fauna of Chernobyl, Ukraine.

 

Produced by: Erik Olsen

Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/1o2H7Kf

Watch more videos at: http://nytimes.com/video

 

YouTube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TG-nwQBBfmc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boston Globe > Big Picture

Chernobyl disaster 25th anniversary        25 April 2011

 

http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2011/04/
chernobyl_disaster_25th_annive.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chernobyl, Ukraine        1986        UK / USA

 

On April 26, 1986,

reactor number four

at the Chernobyl nuclear power facility

in what is now Ukraine exploded.

 

The largest civil nuclear disaster in history

led to mass evacuations,

and long-term health, agricultural,

and economic distress.

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/
chernobyl-nuclear-disaster

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2023/04/14/
world/europe/chernobyl-russia-ukraine-war.html

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/16/
chernobyl-was-even-worse-than-tv-series-kim-willsher

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/07/02/
738019227/uncovering-the-story-of-chernobyl

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jun/10/
political-expediency-chernobyl-catastrophic-continues-today

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/07/
chernobyl-now-i-was-not-afraid-of-radiation-a-photo-essay

 

https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2019/may/07/
chernobyl-review-chaos-reigns-in-confusing-nuclear-disaster-epic

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/05/06/
720570638/hbos-chernobyl-is-a-dramatization-of-1986-nuclear-accident

 

https://www.theguardian.com/global/audio/2019/apr/25/
are-our-blueberries-radioactive-the-chernobyl-nuclear-cover-up

 

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2019/apr/10/
nuclear-wasteland-inside-chernobyl-exclusion-zone-in-pictures-pripyat-david-mcmillan

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/11/15/
502165456/gigantic-shield-moves-into-place-to-cover-exploded-chernobyl-reactor

 

https://www.npr.org/2016/04/26/
475773250/reuters-reporter-explores-life-in-chernobyl-30-years-after-nuclear-disaster

 

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/apr/09/
chance-show-truth-into-heart-of-chernobyl-nuclear-disaster

 

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/gallery/2016/apr/05/
inside-abandoned-city-pripyat-30-years-chernobyl-in-pictures

 

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/21/
exposure-chernobyl/

 

 

 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/06/
science/nature-adapts-to-chernobyl.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/02/
opinion/the-right-lessons-from-chernobyl.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/04/27/science/chernobyl-
capping-a-catastrophe.html

 

 

 

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/apr/26/chernobyl-
lessons-missed-research-gaps

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/apr/26/chernobyl-
legacy-no-return

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/apr/26/chernobyl-
radioactive-fires-global-danger

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2011/apr/26/
chernobyl-nuclear-disaster-in-pictures

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/apr/26/inside-chernobyl-
control-room 

 

http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2011/04/chernobyl_
disaster_25th_annive.html

 

https://www.npr.org/2011/04/12/
135353240/fukushima-vs-chernobyl-what-does-level-7-mean

 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/at-chernobyl-a-warning-for-japan/
2011/03/31/AFLGWeXC_story.html

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/talk/2011/02/23/
133994878/life-thriving-in-the-chernobyl-exclusion-zone

 

 

 

 

Remembering Chernobyl, 20 Years Later

 

https://www.npr.org/series/
5369553/remembering-chernobyl-20-years-later

 

 

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2005/apr/25/
energy.ukraine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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