chernobyl

climate change

Climate Change Is Everywhere. Just Not on TV

Prestige TV dominates the culture, but it has a big blind spot when it comes to our warming planet.
Geoff Dembicki
7.15.19
tv

This 'Stranger Things' and Chernobyl Crossover Conspiracy Might Be Real

But we really, really hope it isn't.
River Donaghey
7.10.19
nuclear power plant

Russia Is About to Tow its “Floating Chernobyl” Through the Arctic Circle

The plant’s two reactors sit atop a nearly 500-foot platform, which will be pulled by tugboats through the Northern Sea Route
Alex Lubben
7.1.19
food-features

Why This Baker Turned Chernobyl and the Oklahoma City Bombing Into Cakes

Paige Heimark is a 'disaster artist' who uses cake to underscore how we consume trauma.
Emma Orlow
7.1.19
tv

12 Shows to Binge-Watch Since All the Summer Movies Are Bad

Just about every major movie this summer is an awful sequel or reboot. Watch TV instead.
River Donaghey
6.19.19
tv

This 'Friends' and 'Chernobyl' Mash-up Video Is Cursed

We are all going to hell for this.
River Donaghey
6.18.19
VICE News

"Chernobyl" Writer Asks Instagram Influencers to Cool It with the Exclusion Zone Selfies

"If you visit, please remember that a terrible tragedy occurred there."
Tim Marcin
6.12.19
chernobyl

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.
Christopher Robinson
6.7.19
tv

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.
River Donaghey
6.6.19
chernobyl

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.
Matthew Gault
6.4.19
HBO

Could Another Chernobyl Happen Today? Absolutely

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.
Tom Seymour
6.4.19
tv

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."
Drew Schwartz
6.3.19
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