Some people still live in a city next to a disused power plant, built before the collapse of the Soviet Union. This is what it looks like today.
But we really, really hope it isn't.
"The producers probably think the audience are a bunch of illiterate, stupid idiots who won't ask any questions."
It helped me to redefine Chernobyl as healthy. Not thriving, but a place with a community.
Their version is apparently based on a conspiracy theory that says the CIA did it.
Misinformation, "radiophobia" and fear of birth defects led to hundreds of thousands of abortions after the nuclear disaster.
HBO's 'Chernobyl' is a story about political power, not the dangers of nuclear energy, and it's important to know what really happened.
HBO's 'Chernobyl' is hellish. But with renewables still lagging far behind, nuclear power is our best hope for low-carbon energy in the near term.
Viral tweet threads, a connection to 'The Hangover Part III' and, of course, memes.
"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."
HBO’s new miniseries is an exploration of the horrors of nuclear energy and bureaucratic incompetence.
While the Klitschko brothers are household names, far fewer people know about the exploits of their father. Not only did he raise two legends of boxing, he also bore witness to one of the most famous disasters in human history.