And don't worry - 48 hours in the Chernobyl exclusion zone
will result in the body only receiving a dose of radiation comparable to that of a routine X-ray, or to several hours spent on board an aeroplane - and there'll be a geiger counter on hand.
During the two-day trip in the Chernobyl exclusion zone
, the body receives a dose of radiation comparable to that of a routine X-ray or to several hours spent on board an aeroplane.
Project developer Rodina has announced that construction is ongoing on the maiden solar power plant to be sited on land inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone
The extensive-scale release of radioactivity resulted in people being evacuated from a 20 km exclusion zone set up around the power plant, similar to the 30 km radius Chernobyl exclusion zone
still in effect.
2] Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
become a vast animal sanctuary dotted with ghost towns inhabited by a few hundred residents living there illegally?
Ukraine has announced plans to build a nuclear cemetery in the Chernobyl exclusion zone
, 28 years after the world's most serious atomic catastrophe.
Timothy Mousseau and Anders Moller of the University of South Carolina have published three studies detailing the effects of ionizing radiation on pine trees and birds in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
2] area, now known as the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
, empty of all but the emergency workers drafted to clean up the contamination and those who continued to manage the remaining three reactors, the last of which closed in December 2000.
In 2007 the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
was established as a wildlife sanctuary.
Vishnevskiy, an author and ecologist, works for Ekocentre, a Ukrainian government organisation that monitors the environment within the area known as the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Although the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
and certain limited areas remain off limits, the majority of affected areas are now considered safe for settlement and economic activity.
Jaffar Mattar, along with other experts from the EU, was trained in radiation monitoring techniques and how to use certain types of radiation detectors in the Chernobyl exclusion zone