Chernobyl: How RBMK 1000 works ? (original soviet explanation)

Experience of the first NPPs with channel reactors made it possible to begin the implementation of a program for the extensive construction of NPPs with such reactors in our country. At the Leningrad NPP is installed a high-power channel reactor,abbreviated – RBMK . The electrical capacity of a power unit with such a reactor is […]

Chernobyl, Ukraine 🇺🇦 – Inside the Nuclear Exclusion Zone


Behind Chornobyl’s story revival and tourism boom

[Reporter Chris Brown] Everything to do with Chernobyl is suddenly hot again. We’re on a movie set in Budapest where a Russian movie crew is playing catch up with the wildly popular HBO Chernobyl miniseries. It’s making a Russian blockbuster version of the accident at reactor number 4. Its star and director is Danila Kozlovsky. […]

Biggest Disasters Waiting To Happen!

Have you ever wondered what will cause the world to end? There are a lot of ways we could go, but a lot of people are wondering about disasters that could happen sooner rather than later. Join us as we break them all down for you! 9. “The Big One” If I say to you […]

Ljudmilas röst / The Voice of Lyudmila / Lyudmila’s Voice (2001)

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love; but the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians, Chapter 13, Verse 13. The map of electricity power system grid Everything was for the first time: the first concrete, the first weld joint… …The first mishap, the first conquest – the first love! God give peace […]

Nuclear Power Money Buys Govt – Cenk Rant on MSNBC

well the president hasn’t backed away from nuclear energy despite the unfolding tragedy in japan, cenk uygur has some thoughts on that in our “daily rant.” hello, sir. i’m really, really worried about what’s happening in japan. we’re going to talk about it at 6:00. i think there’s of course, some chance we’re on the […]

Part II – ‘Question marks on nuclear energy post Fukushima’ – A Gopalakrishnan

Coming back to the issue of nuclear renaissance which has been talked about- it is already collapsing because of the economics of nuclear power; that’s a separate issue, but do you think that this accident will really make people rethink two issues? One is the extension of the life of those nuclear reactors, which are […]

Украинский опыт и корейские технологии

On November 13-14, the ChNPP site has been visited by the delegation from the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI). KAERI was established in 1959 as a unified vocational scientific and research nuclear energy institute of the South Korea and quickly gained a reputation of a center for research and developments in different areas. In […]

A Radioactive Chat with Robert Peter Gale

Ok so, here we are with doctor Robert Peter Gale who was on the faculty of UCLA, and he is currently on the Medical Staff and is Visiting Professor of Haematology at the Imperial College London. He is on the editorial boards of several scientific journals including Lancet, Annals of Internal Medicine, Journal of Clinical […]

Neckarwestheim and the End of the World: Citation Needed 1×06

Today’s show is sponsored by Marilyn Manson’s Fancy Dancin’. This is the Technical Difficulties. We are playing Citation Needed. I have an almost-randomly selected article from Wikipedia in front of me and these folks can’t see it. Every fact they get right is a point and a ding [DING], and there’s a special prize for […]