Interest in the 1986 Chernobyl disaster has recently spiked thanks to HBO's limited miniseries, Chernobyl . As a result of the series putting the incident under the spotlight, there has not only been a surge in interest but a rise in tourism for Pripy
Russian authorities have told people in a village near the site of a deadly missile explosion involving a nuclear power test to "leave the territory", after the accident triggered a spike in radiation.
A mysterious blast that took place in Russia's Arkhangelsk region Thursday, which sent people in nearby areas scurrying to stock up on iodine due to fears that a nuclear leak is involved. Authorities have provided scant and sometimes contradicting inf
Residents of two northern Russian cities are stocking up on iodine that is used to reduce the effects of radiation exposure after a mysterious accident on a nearby military testing site, regional media reported.'
Officials have raised the death toll to five people in a mysterious August 8 explosion and fire at a military unit in Russia's northwestern Arkhangelsk region, as a string of blasts have rocked Russian military sites in recent days.