Unique engineering feat concluded as Chernobyl arch has reached resting place

Thirty years after the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, the radioactive remains of the power plant’s destroyed reactor 4 have been safely enclosed following one of the world’s most ambitious engineering projects.
Chernobyl’s giant New Safe Confinement (NSC) was moved over a distance of 327 metres from its assembly point to its final resting place, completely enclosing a previous makeshift she

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-2 1. fjwjr commented 6 years ago

So, 30 years later it took an international effort to take care of Russia's mess. And they're invading countries, blowing up airliners and treating the rest of the world like crap. If Russia was a person, the world would say, "Don't be that guy."
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+8 2. solidaltair commented 6 years ago

I've read somewhere that having that area free of humans led to the comeback of vegetation and animals.
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+1 3. thundersnow commented 6 years ago

#1 "It's always interesting how liberals project their beliefs on to others..." remember the farm woman video comment? It's also interesting how conservatives always project their own ideas onto others (I'm only using your own philosophy)...8-) Your view on Russia is limited and narrow-minded to say the least, scary, but not surprising, to think that's how you would generalize a fellow citizen, because who in your mind is "that" guy?? :|
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+3 4. majais commented 6 years ago

#1 Be happy you live in such a small world, it makes life very easy. Sometimes i am jealous of people like you. Merry Christmas! <3
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+1 5. passenger-growl commented 6 years ago

Uhh ... #1, Chernobyl is in the Ukraine, not Russia.
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0 6. Sentor commented 5 years ago

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First: Merry Christmas to you all!

Yea i hear you and "sometimes" i am jealous too...it would make it so easy ;)

“The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts, while the stupid ones are full of confidence.”
Charles Bukowski
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0 7. Jason96 commented 2 years ago

Super interesting. Do you have more information? Is it safe to be that close to the reactor building? It didn't look like that had much in the way of protection (minus face masks)
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