radiation

Russian Road Trip

Road-Tripping to One of the Most Radioactive Places on Earth

VICE's Abdullah Saeed, Danielle Neftin, and Dina Rayzman venture through Russia and into Kazakhstan to visit the "Polygon," the Soviet Union's primary nuclear test site.
VICE Staff
10.25.17
Comics!

'Paid by Exposure,' Today's Comic by Rob Corradetti

When a company wants to pay you in exposure, just say no.
Rob Corradetti
4.21.17
Art

“Lightmapping” Reveals Invisible Radiation in Chernobyl & Fukushima

Greenpeace photographer Greg McNevin uses a light-painting technique to visualize lasting radiation levels.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.4.16
Art

Here's an Essential Guide to Radioactive Art

Over 60 artists find new ways to explore nuclear post-disaster in 'The Nuclear Culture Source Book.'
Catherine Chapman
5.2.16
Photo

Remembering the Time America Nuked Spain by Accident

Photographer and historian John Howard went to Palomares to photograph the nuclear disaster you've never heard of.
Amelia Abraham
4.26.16
Art

Earth’s Radiation Sets This Matrix of Motors in Motion

Berlin-based artist Ralf Baecker employs background radiation to make subtle changes in his new mechanized installation.
DJ Pangburn
4.25.16
The Crown and Sceptre Issue

Plutonium in the Hills: How Do You Keep Nuclear Secrets Buried Forever?

Decades after the fall of Soviet Union, scientists are working to determine the lasting environmental effects of Soviet nuclear testing in Kazakhstan.
ALEX PASTERNACK
11.24.15
video

The Radioactive Art Exhibit You Can't See | Don't Follow The Wind

Japanese collective ChimPom created a radioactive art installation.
The Creators Project
9.23.15
tech

This Former Nuclear Industry Executive Claims the Fukushima Cleanup Plan Is Infeasible

We talked to nuclear industry engineer Arnie Gunderson about the ongoing aftermath of the infamous 2011 nuclear disaster.
Thomas Marsh
8.12.15
Britain Is a Weird Place

This Secret Nuclear Bunker in England Is Terrifying

It's also a great day trip if you want to be reminded that you can be vaporized in a matter of seconds.
Joe Bish, Photos: Jake Lewis
6.16.15
Art

Visualizing Fukushima's Landscape of Radiation

Chris Cheung's haunting audiovisual journey, 'RadianceScape' compares radiation levels in Hong Kong to those of Fukushima.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.30.15
Art

Fukushima Lingers On in New Art Exhibition

20 artists address the Fukushima disaster, radiation, and nuclear energy in 'The Radiants' at Bortolami Gallery in New York City.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.11.15
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