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Nature snapshots

In this 6 June issue of Nature, which I read on my way to O’Bayes, an editorial on the scary move by the WHO to incorporate… 177 woorden meer


Lunch in the Chernobyl canteen: 25 pictures

Exactly ten years ago, when I was living in Kyiv, I visited Chernobyl for the first time.  Following the HBO TV series “Chernobyl”, I thought people might be interested to see what the real place looked like.   1.006 woorden meer

Robert Pimm

The Real Chernobyl: In the Aftermath of a Hit TV Show

Chernobyl was advertised prior to its launch, but clashed with the end of the almighty Game of Thrones. As the latter faltered in the eyes of fans, word of mouth turned… 798 woorden meer


Chernobyl: How Politics Creates A Disaster

Politics can be defined in many ways, and the word itself, many times, does not necessarily carry a negative connotation.

In politics people argue about how they should live. 1.017 woorden meer

Review: Chernobyl

Lately, I’ve found myself very attracted to stories about massive mobilization to prevent some existential threat (mostly sci-fi stories about sci-fi threats.) Organizations, especially governments, doing what needs to be done, surviving by the skin of their teeth, saving the world from crisis through collective, concerted action. 926 woorden meer


Chernobyl and mental health

We are probably all aware of the fantastic HBO mini-series “Chernobyl” which captured the hearts of many viewers worldwide. It depicts the real story of the April 1986 Chernobyl nuclear plant disaster which occurred in the Soviet Union- one of the worst man-made catastrophes to have ever happened. 284 woorden meer


Reflections on the Chernobyl disaster

We all have those moments in our lives when the world at large encroached upon us; moments like 9/11, the JFK assassination, or the Challenger explosion. 842 woorden meer

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