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My 39 Pics Of The Ruins Of Fukushima 8 Years After The Nuclear Disaster

My 39 Pics Of The Ruins Of Fukushima 8 Years After The Nuclear Disaster

We all know the story about the Fukushima nuclear accident. The earthquake on 11th March 2011 caused a massive tsunami that crippled the cooling systems at the Tokyo Electric Power Company's nuclear plant in Fukushima.

We all know the story about the Fukushima nuclear accident. The earthquake on 11th March 2011 caused a massive tsunami that crippled the cooling systems at the Tokyo Electric Power Company's...

30 Photos Of Nature Winning The Battle Against Civilization In The Exclusion Zone Around Chernobyl

30 Photos Of Nature Winning The Battle Against Civilization In The Exclusion Zone Around Chernobyl

The world's worst ever nuclear disaster took place at Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Pripyat, Ukraine back in 1986, and its effects are still being felt today. A 30-km (19-mile) exclusion zone is in place around the disaster site, which is still highly...

The world's worst ever nuclear disaster took place at Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Pripyat, Ukraine back in 1986, and its effects are still being felt today. A 30-km (19-mile) exclusion zone is...

I Explored A Soviet Nuclear Missile Base In Lithuania (22 Pics)

I Explored A Soviet Nuclear Missile Base In Lithuania (22 Pics)

No matter how peaceful it might look, it is not a secret that throughout Europe, you can find plenty of scars of past wars. Lithuania is no exception. Here you can find many armament fossils from the last century, as eastern...

No matter how peaceful it might look, it is not a secret that throughout Europe, you can find plenty of scars of past wars. Lithuania is no exception. Here you can...

12 Pics Of ‘Chernobyl’ Cast Compared To Old Photos Of Their Real-Life Counterparts

12 Pics Of ‘Chernobyl’ Cast Compared To Old Photos Of Their Real-Life Counterparts

At 1.24am on April 26th, 1986, a power surge in reactor four of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Pripyat, Ukraine, led to a series of huge explosions. The force of the blasts blew the reinforced steel and concrete lid off...

At 1.24am on April 26th, 1986, a power surge in reactor four of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Pripyat, Ukraine, led to a series of huge explosions. The force of...

80k People Live In This Closed City Which Was Kept Secret For 49 Years And Is The Most Contaminated Place On Earth

80k People Live In This Closed City Which Was Kept Secret For 49 Years And Is The Most Contaminated Place On Earth

Apart from the Chernobyl disaster, we rarely hear about the nuclear accidents in the former USSR. However, there were plenty of them, but they were all kept secret from the general public. One particular installation – City-40 – was the first...

Apart from the Chernobyl disaster, we rarely hear about the nuclear accidents in the former USSR. However, there were plenty of them, but they were all kept secret from the general...

23 Oddly Satisfying Soviet-Era Control Rooms

23 Oddly Satisfying Soviet-Era Control Rooms

In the 69 years of its existence the Soviet Union, or USSR, became an industrial and technological behemoth. The communist union of republics (many of which were unwilling members that were kept behind the iron curtain by force), sent the first...

In the 69 years of its existence the Soviet Union, or USSR, became an industrial and technological behemoth. The communist union of republics (many of which were unwilling members that were...

This 17 Y.O. Boy Scout Built A Nuclear Reactor In His Mom’s Backyard 20 Years Ago That Made The Neighborhood Radioactive

This 17 Y.O. Boy Scout Built A Nuclear Reactor In His Mom’s Backyard 20 Years Ago That Made The Neighborhood Radioactive

The story of David Charles Hahn (1976-2016) is not an ordinary one. The boy, since his early years, was always fascinated with chemistry and science and conducted numerous chemical experiments just for fun. However, no one really expected that one day...

The story of David Charles Hahn (1976-2016) is not an ordinary one. The boy, since his early years, was always fascinated with chemistry and science and conducted numerous chemical experiments just...

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