Chernobyl

Chernobyl: The Dark Underbelly of Dark Tourism

Chernobyl: The Dark Underbelly of Dark Tourism

Chernobyl, Nuclear and Capitalism August 2, 2019 at 6:50 am 0 comments

Pinar Demircan | We read in the papers that Chernobyl which was the subject of the Chernobyl series, is “officially” also a tourist attraction now. What a big coincidence! It is hardly surprising that the Ukrainian Government would not have wanted to miss out on benefiting from the popularity of Chernobyl’s mystery and appeal! Or is it the opposite? Was part of the goal of the Chernobyl series, advertising and promoting Chernobyl as a tourist destination?

Kate Brown Explains How a Chernobyl-Like Disaster Could Happen Again

Kate Brown Explains How a Chernobyl-Like Disaster Could Happen Again

Chernobyl, Nuclear Safety, Videos July 2, 2019 at 10:13 pm 0 comments

HBO’s historical mini-series Chernobyl has renewed interest in the Soviet-era nuclear disaster. WIRED’s Emily Dreyfuss discusses the safety of US nuclear power and waste with nuclear historian Kate Brown.

The Chernobyl series, why now?

The Chernobyl series, why now?

Pinar Demircan | Declaring Soviet Russia as the sole perpetrator of the world’s largest nuclear disaster over the Chernobyl series by ignoring nuclear realities to the extent I have described above, shows that the image of the risks on nuclear power plants around the world is tried to be reshaped.

HBO’s Chernobyl: A cautionary tale about splitting atoms, or another chapter of Anti-Russia Propaganda?

HBO’s Chernobyl: A cautionary tale about splitting atoms, or another chapter of Anti-Russia Propaganda?

by Dennis Riches I’ve always been kind of obsessed by things nuclear. From the time I learned about nuclear arsenals as a child, I wondered how masses of people could tolerate this Sword of Damocles hanging over their heads. A few years ago, I started reading and writing intensively onRead More