Firefighters Memorial, Chernobyl
Erected in the memory of those who fought the fires at the Chernobyl reactor, and those who lost their lives, that day and all the days after. C H E R N O B Y L - 2 0 1 2
The first and only existing photo of Chernobyl on the morning of the nuclear accident 33 years ago today – April 26, 1986. The heavy grain is due to the huge amount of radiation in the air that began to destroy the camera film the second it was exposed for this photo.
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View Chernobyl Legacy at mediastorm.org/0007.htm On April 26, 1986, the greatest environmental catastrophe in history occurred at Chernobyl spreading a radioactive cloud over large parts of the former Soviet Union. In Chernobyl Legacy, Magnum photographer Paul Fusco recounts the human aftermath of the tragedy.
The soul is bone
Chernobyl’s legacy recorded in trees — The change in wood colour in these Scots pine logs indicates the year of the accident. Many of the trees show highly abnormal growth forms reflecting the effects...
CHERNOBYL HEART and CHILDREN OF CHERNOBYL
Large number of people affected by the explosion of Chernobyl Nuclear Plant. The radioactive effects are still issue. The worst results are effecting the chi...
Photos: The Price Of Chernobyl
The April 26, 1986 accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant created ghost towns across Ukraine. Tens of thousands of people were evacuated from surrounding areas.