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Prestige TV dominates the culture, but it has a big blind spot when it comes to our warming planet.
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This 'Stranger Things' and Chernobyl Crossover Conspiracy Might Be Real
But we really, really hope it isn't.
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Paige Heimark is a 'disaster artist' who uses cake to underscore how we consume trauma.
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Just about every major movie this summer is an awful sequel or reboot. Watch TV instead.
This 'Friends' and 'Chernobyl' Mash-up Video Is Cursed
We are all going to hell for this.
I Lived in Chernobyl to See if Nuclear Fallout Makes Fungus Grow Better
It helped me to redefine Chernobyl as healthy. Not thriving, but a place with a community.
Russia Is Making Its Own 'Chernobyl' Blaming America for the Whole Thing
Their version is apparently based on a conspiracy theory that says the CIA did it.
Why the Chernobyl Nuclear Reactor Exploded
HBO's 'Chernobyl' is a story about political power, not the dangers of nuclear energy, and it's important to know what really happened.
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HBO's 'Chernobyl' is hellish. But with renewables still lagging far behind, nuclear power is still our best hope for low-carbon energy in the near term.
Craig Mazin's Years-Long Obsession with Making 'Chernobyl' Terrifyingly Accurate
"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."
Why Hundreds of Thousands of Women Ended Their Pregnancies After Chernobyl
Misinformation, "radiophobia," and fear of birth defects led to hundreds of thousands of abortions after the nuclear disaster.
All the Random, Interesting Things You Need to Know About ‘Chernobyl’ Before the Finale
Viral tweet threads, a connection to 'The Hangover Part III,' and, of course, memes.