Chernobyl

Chernobyl children enjoy emotional final day in Flintshire after trip of a lifetime

RUSSIAN children blighted with the effects of the Chernobyl disaster enjoyed an emotional final day in Flintshire.<p>Eight young children, four boys and …

News (Wales)

Escape from Chernobyl review

Full disclosure: I did not get very far when playing <i>Escape from Chernobyl</i> for this review. This isn’t for lack of trying, though. Rather, it’s …

Chernobyl

Top 10 New Android Games This Week: Drifty, One More Button

Welcome back to Android Gaming Weekly, our weekly recap of new game releases. We still plan to cover upcoming releases and games we’re playing, but …

Android News

Which of these 5 mobile games deserves to be crowned this week's 148Apps game of the week?

Time certainly flies when you're having fun, and if you spend all of your life playing the best mobile games in the world, you best believe that …

Apps

Escape From Chernobyl (by Atypical Games)

Escape from ChernobylAtypical GamesTrue horror is back at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Will you be able to survive it? Escape from Chernobyl is …

Headphones

Edgelands, episode 6: exploring the post-apocalyptic world of Chernobyl

Over the last three months, adventurer Ash Bhardwaj has been travelling Russia's long-contested European border, from the Arctic Circle to Ukraine.<p>In the final episode of <b>Edgelands</b> series one, he visits Chernobyl and meets a "self-settler" who returned to his home after the evacuation. Ash then …

Nuclear Energy

Life After: Chernobyl

Thirty years after the worst nuclear radiation catastrophe in history, 100 times the combined amount of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombs, two …

Hiroshima

Secrets Of Chernobyl Nuclear Incident You’ve Never Heard Of!

Chernobyl became the name associated with a disaster of a nuclear incident. This gained globally focus when reactor 4 exploded on Apr 26, 1986, in …

Chernobyl

Tom Skipp photographs the people who were sent to Chernobyl Power Plant to clean up after the accident

Tom Skipp has worked in the creative industries for 15 years. After moving to Rwanda for eight months to art direct a charity magazine, his …

Chernobyl

Recovering Lost Photos of Life Before the Chernobyl Disaster

Chernobyl.<p>The name evokes the chilling imagery of a ravaged nuclear reactor, tens of thousands of displaced Soviets fleeing radiation-contaminated homes, the ghostly overgrown landscape today. But that is not what the Ukrainian photographer Maxim Dondyuk has sought out during his exhaustive trips …

Chernobyl

'Radiation Island' Developers Releasing New Open-World Survival Horror Game 'Escape from Chernobyl' August 9th

I was just shy of five years old when the Chernonobyl disaster took place in 1986, so I remember it being a major news story of the time but never …

Nuclear Energy

Blacon Adventure Playground hosts Chernobyl children's visit

The youngsters are on a four week recuperative holiday in the UK

Chester, UK

Some California Wines Show Traces Of Radioactive Material After The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, But It’s Not Enough To Harm You

In 2011, the Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in Fukushima suffered a critical failure in one of the worst nuclear disasters in history. Now, a new …

Fukushima

Here's Every Horror Film Coming to Netflix in August 2018 - Bloody Disgusting

As we approach the start of a new month, a new batch of new and old movies and television shows are soon going to be unleashed on <b>Netflix</b>, and we’ve …

Horror

California Wine Is Testing Positive For Radioactive Material From The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

But don't worry, it's totally fine for you to drink it.<p>The Fukushima nuclear meltdown was an unprecedented disaster that caused thousands of deaths …

World Health Organization

CARTOON 08-03-2018 - Ripley's Believe It or Not!

The secret Soviet town City 40 experienced more than twice the radioactive contamination of Chernobyl.<p>Ripley's Believe It or Not!<p>Sign up for the …

Webcomics

Blog: The mechanics of worldbuilding

Every aspect of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. is deeply imbued with narrative meaning -- including the mechanics. This game design deep dive looks into how its …

Game Design

This ghost town has been named “Australia’s Chernobyl”

It’s probably Australia’s most famous ghost town, yet Wittenoom, Western Australia, has a far more chilling legacy than being the setting of spooky …

Western Australia

Nuclear wasteland is home to world’s unlikeliest green energy experiment

A solar park is now operating at Chernobyl. Could it give new life to the place whose name is synonymous with catastrophe?<p>A solar power plant has …

Good News

Fiction Book Review: A World of Horror by Edited by Eric J. Guignard. Dark Moon, $16.95 trade paper (332p) ISBN 978-0-9989383-1-8

A World of Horror<p>Edited by Eric J. Guignard. Dark Moon, $16.95 trade paper (332p) ISBN 978-0-9989383-1-8<p>In this expansive anthology, editor Guignard …

Book Reviews

Trace amounts of isotope from Fukushima disaster found in California wine

A pair of researchers with CNRS/Université de Bordeaux has found trace amounts of the isotope cesium-137 in wines produced in California shortly …

Chemical Engineering

Fukushima Radiation Found in Napa Wines: Report

It's been more than seven years since the catastrophic meltdown of the Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japan, but a team of French …

Napa Valley

Your favorite California wine may contain radioactive particles — from Japan

If your favorite California red wine was made anytime after 2011, it may contain trace amounts of radioactive particles — from a nuclear disaster in …

Particles

Chernobyl Dogs Are Now Up For Adoption

Because every pup deserves a chance at living a happy life.<p>Thanks to a non-profit organization, Chernobyl dogs are now up for adoption. These poor …

Nonprofits

Another Reason To Drink Beer – Radioactive Wine

For obvious reasons we don’t normally cover wine here at American Craft Beer, but findings that some California wines are showing spikes in radiation …

Napa Valley

Radioactive particles from Fukushima detected in Napa wine

It's been more than seven years since the meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan, but the effects of such a disaster can linger for decades, often in subtle, unseen ways.<p>One such side effect has been growing on vines — and aging in barrels — in Northern California, according to …

Wine

Devil's Lettuce? Love Nuggets? The DEA Has Some Pretty Creative Names for Marijuana

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Green Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you ever find yourself dealing with law enforcement, you might want …

Cannabis

Fukushima disaster leaves trace on Californian wines

Researchers at Bordeaux University have traced the impact of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster to the Californian wine industry, identifying a …

Wine

Fukushima’s nuclear signature found in California wine

Throughout the 1950s, the US, the Soviet Union, and others tested thermonuclear weapons in the Earth’s atmosphere. Those tests released vast …

Fukushima

Why Nuclear Power Must Be Part of the Energy Solution

Many environmentalists have opposed nuclear power, citing its dangers and the difficulty of disposing of its radioactive waste. But a Pulitzer …

Nuclear Energy