Chernobyl

From the Archives- Chernobyl, not Peristroika, Caused Soviet Union Collapse: Gorbachev

From the Archives- Chernobyl, not Peristroika, Caused Soviet Union Collapse: Gorbachev

Chernobyl, Featured, Nuclear Safety March 28, 2013 at 12:20 am 2 comments

The nuclear meltdown at Chernobyl 26 years ago this month, even more than my launch of perestroika, was perhaps the real cause of the collapse of the Soviet Union five years later. Indeed, the Chernobyl catastrophe was an historic turning point: there was the era before the disaster, and there is the very different era that has followed.

Chernobyl Anniversary 2012 in the Social Media

Chernobyl, Nuclear Safety April 27, 2012 at 12:24 pm 0 comments

Here are some picks from social media about Chernobyl nuclear disaster’s 26th anniversary: