Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said an explosion would mean “the end for Europe,” while experts have downplayed the threat of a nuclear catastrophe.
It’s OK, and even logical, to be afraid. But don’t give in to panic.
Europe’s largest power plant is now under Russian control, the agency also confirmed
Putin has threatened the West twice this week with nuclear war. VICE News asked experts how worried we should be.
“I order to move Russia's deterrence forces to a special regime of duty,” President Vladimir Putin announced Sunday.
Ukrainian officials have said there’s fighting occurring at one of the most radioactive locations on the planet.
“If you’re worried about nuclear war, this shouldn’t change how you feel because it doesn’t change the fact that, if they really wanted to, China can vaporize American cities.”
The nuclear-powered submarines are seen as a counterweight to China’s military ambitions.
The Nazis tried to develop nuclear weapons during WWII. This uranium cube at a Washington laboratory may have been part of this secret program.
Solar panels wrapped around tritium tubes generate just enough energy to power a simple 'Tetris' style handheld.
Details about passwords, secret codes, and nuclear missile location were uploaded by U.S. service members to flashcard websites.
For decades the Duga-1 radar array warned the Soviet Union of incoming missiles, now it’s a monument to a nuclear disaster.