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Chernobyl Anniversary

PHOTOS: Living Near Chernobyl

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.26.2013 | World

The night of April 26, 1986, a sudden surge of power in Unit 4 of the nuclear power plant in Chernobyl, Ukraine, caused the largest nuclear disaster t...

Green Cloud Over Moscow On Chernobyl Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.26.2012 | Green

Russian media are reporting that a mysterious green cloud has descended over Moscow, just in time for the 26th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster. ...

World's Worst Nuclear Disaster Marks Anniversary

AP | MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 06.26.2012 | World

KIEV, Ukraine — Urging all nations to be extremely cautious with nuclear energy, Ukraine's president thanked donors for financing the constructi...

PHOTOS: A Day At Chernobyl, 26 Years Later

Elyse Pasquale | Posted 10.11.2012 | Travel
Elyse Pasquale

It takes a certain kind of tourist to sign away their life and board a bus to the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

26 Years Later: Remembering Chernobyl

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 04.26.2012 | Green

On April 26, 1986, at 1:23 a.m., Chernobyl's reactor #4 exploded, resulting in the worst nuclear disaster the world has ever known. The explosion l...

Russia Calls For Stricter Nuclear Safety Rules

AP | By MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 06.26.2011 | Green

KIEV, Ukraine -- Russia's president argued Tuesday that tough international guidelines could help prevent accidents like the massive Chernobyl meltdow...

Stunning Photos Of Chernobyl 25 Years Later

Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

From iLCP: This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. At 1:23am on April 26th, 1986, operators in the control room of...