Good thing we brought our own. On April 25 1986, 24-year-old Sasha Yuvchenko clocked on as usual for the night shift at the Chernobyl power plant in northern Ukraine. What they'll encounter is straight out of a horror movie. February 1985: After the animal trials, we translocated our first human today. If you enjoyed it and want to see more videos, please subscribe ↗ No, wait, it wasn’t my heart. I'm sorry OP but your friend is dead. Journalist Svetlana Alexievich interviewed hundreds of people affected by the meltdown—from inn Ninety-nine percent of the land in Belarus has been contaminated to above internationally acceptable levels as a result of the Chernobyl explosion. Tumblr. An arrogant, unpleasant man. STORY HIGHLIGHTS. Call of Pripyat does have a pretty good story, but it … We went through and entered a room with 4 large air pumps and some electrical equipment and controls. Retrouvez toutes les news et les vidéos de la série Chernobyl. Because of the secrecy surrounding the facility nobody was told anything about it until a week later when soldiers suddenly showed up and started slaughtering all the livestock and burning everything, not telling all the people why they were being rounded up and evacuated. I always tried to be a tough guy but I was never so scared in my life. There was a big sign with a radiation hazard symbol and captioned: “Restricted area. Our footsteps echoed across the underground structure. Fact or fiction explained CHERNOBYL has become a worldwide hit with HBO and Sky viewers as it tells the story … Amazing post. I even tried to call Pavel, a friend of mine who knew the area better than me. At least we’ll see if the door still works. Immediately after the 1986 Chernobyl disaster, familiar conspiracy theories popped up among survivors. We finally reached the air pump room. Sure, it wasn't overly complicated, but it had a few very interesting plot twists, not to mention the variety of endings (some of which are some of the coolest I've seen in gaming). But we both knew that it’s just an excuse to go on an “adventure”. CHERNOBYL, UKRAINE (AFP) - A soft snow fell as a clutch of visitors equipped with a Geiger counter wandered through the ghostly Ukrainian town of … Behind the door, there was a small platform and a tight vertical tunnel with a ladder. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. How a show about … Every single one. The memories of those who survived Chernobyl were collected in the book Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of the Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich. Radioactive lava? Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://www.reddit.com/r/conspiracy/comments/bym673/chernobyl_may_have_been_blown_intentionally_to/. I'd love to get hold of them, I had no idea you could do that. Again, every door was wide open. Chernobyl had a record high number of tourists last year, with 124,000 visiting in total; 100,000 of them were tourists from outside of Ukraine. This thread has been voted [Post of the Year] during our 1 year anniversary. It was a concrete block a couple of meters large with what looked like vents on the sides. I didn’t tell him about the logbook, but…. Actually, I think it’s one of the most peaceful and prettiest places on Earth. He couldn’t help me either, but promised to ask around. Or better said, they weren’t in sync with ours anymore. Those people don't like loose ends. I'd advise you to leave. Cheating Chernobyl. True story behind Chernobyl firefighter's death - and his baby four months later Viewers of Sky Atlantic series Chernobyl were touched by the story of … It's a timelapse of the area (Prypiat is at the top left) which goes from from 1984 to 2012 which I extracted from that site which lets you extract timelapses from Google Maps pictures a while ago, I never understood why everything turned yellow for a brief period. We followed the tunnel and reached another door, but this time it was a regular one, not the heavy bunker-type. Why would they weld the doors? Due to the long-term nature of some forms of radiation, Chernobyl’s effects continue today — to an extent that is also under-studied. There was a security checkpoint and a large blast door that we had to pass through to reach the labs. A subreddit to discuss and research Chernobyl Disaster that happened on the night of April 26, 1986. I didn’t even know I could run this fast. 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