Chernobyl (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO

On April 26, 1986, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine, Soviet Union suffered a massive explosion that released radioactive material across Belarus, Russia and Ukraine and as far as Scandinavia and western Europe. Chernobyl dramatizes the story of the 1986 accident, one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, and the sacrifices made to save Europe from the unimaginable disaster. Chernobyl premieres May 6 on HBO. Read more

We attached a GoPro cam

We attached a GoPro cam to our most experienced guide in the Exclusion Zone of Chernobyl Igor. We though it would be a good idea for people to see what a one day tour to Chernobyl is about. You may disregard Igor’s jokes-) -) being more than three hundred time per year on a daily randevu to the Nuke land makes it hard to be dead serious (like some... Read more

What do you expect from the trip to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone of Alienation?

What do you expect from the trip to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone of Alienation? No one can stay indifferent to this place. Visitors say that this trip will split the life into before and after. But as a matter of fact different people have absolutely different views on the situations. Some people expect this trip to be more educational at the same time when the others are willing to... Read more

Radiation is the emission or transmission of atoms in other words it is a decay of atoms.

Radiation is the emission or transmission of atoms in other words it is a decay of atoms. To measure radiation scientists use unit sievert , which quantifies the amount of radiation absorbed by human tissues. 📍One sievert is 1,000 millisieverts. 📍One millisievert is 1,000 microsieverts. Radiation surrounds us everywhere. Smoke detectors, emergency lights, nuclear power, break stone, granite, the Sun all have in common RADIATION. Kiev – 0.18 Chernobyl... Read more

What is that… a power grid or a radio station ?

What is that… a power grid or a radio station ? No…it was an ABM early warning system which was purposed to track missile launches from the territory of the likely formidable opponent, the Russian Woodpecker noice used to come from here .. to make it work come to Chernobyl -2 , our guides know the place where this military garrison is extended 😉 Image may contain: sky, cloud... Read more

Remembering

Remembering those who made the sight of the tragedy safe today… 32 years have passed and you can see smiley faces around.. But the price of it is so high… Just keep that in mind when you go to Chernobyl. P. S. Had a meeting with our guides today. Were learning new things about the zone together. Read more

Meet the dogs of Chernobyl

by Julie McDowall, The Guardian …Meet the dogs of Chernobyl – the abandoned pets that formed their own canine community  Hundreds of stray dogs have learned to survive in the woods around the exclusion zone – mainly descendants of those left behind after the nuclear disaster, when residents were banned from taking their beloved pets to safety We are in the woods behind the Chernobyl plant when the dog... Read more