8, Smith and colleagues presented the results of a three year research project that looked into the transfer of radioactivity to crops grown in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
GHOST TOWN: An abandoned amusement park in April of this year in the centre of Prypiat which is within the Chernobyl exclusion zone
IT'S a tipple you might take a little tempting to sample - a vodka produced within the Chernobyl exclusion zone
33 years after the nuclear disaster.
A YOUTUBER who went inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone
has shared shocking footage from inside the now-uninhabitable area.
Main picture: Ann Becke photographed this week with a picture of some of the children and adults who visited in 2016 Above: Pictures from Pripyat, the abandoned town within the Chernobyl exclusion zone
, including a dilapidated fairground ride and the remains of a kindergarten Right: Ann with Chernobyl victims Anton Lanin (left) and Alexey Putzini during a visit to her home in Kinver in 2004
Title: Radiation City Platform: Switch Genre: Shooter Price: PS17.99 As a mobile game, Radiation City was passable - an open world zombie-hunt around the Chernobyl exclusion zone
with a small amount of throwaway appeal.
The five-day trips sees you exploring the incredible abandoned sites reclaimed by nature in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
"During the entire visit to the Chernobyl exclusion zone
, you get around two microsieverts, which is equal to the amount of radiation you'd get staying at home for 24 hours"," she said.
Radiation levels have fallen drastically in the intervening years and the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
, a 30km perimeter near the Ukraine-Belarus border, was officially opened to tourists in 2011.
Of Dust and Echoes: A Tour of The Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
, is available on Amazon, priced PS10.01 A VISIT to the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster has inspired a Mersey artist to write his first book.
We're at the main check point of the Chernobyl exclusion zone
. From here, signs warn us, everything is contaminated.