Tagged With Nuclear Disaster

In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction


Fukushima is running out of space to store contaminated water. Japan's environment minister said the 'only option' is to dump it in the ocean.


For less than $100, you can tour the abandoned towns around Chernobyl. Just watch out for radioactive trees and dogs, crumbling buildings, and the occasional selfie stick.



The Three Mile Island nuclear power plant is closing for good — here's what happened on the day of the worst nuclear disaster in the US


A group of scientists called the 'Ring of 5' found evidence of a major nuclear accident that went undeclared in Russia


The former deputy director of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant says the HBO series got its villain right, but its hero wrong



11 strange events that happened after the Chernobyl nuclear-power-plant accident


Chernobyl workers are adopting the site's contaminated dogs, but not all of them are safe to pet


Chernobyl was the world's worst nuclear-power-plant accident. Here's how it compares with Fukushima and Three Mile Island.


Real-life characters in HBO's 'Chernobyl' on the moment they found out about the world's worst nuclear-power-plant accident


HBO's 'Chernobyl' series invented a main character to depict the world's worst nuclear power plant accident


Russia still has 10 Chernobyl-style reactors that scientists say aren't necessarily safe



What HBO's 'Chernobyl' gets right (and wrong) about the world's worst nuclear power plant accident


A photographer visited the abandoned towns around Chernobyl more than 20 times over the past 25 years, and the captivating photos show just how suddenly time stopped in its tracks after the disaster


Take a look inside a $3 million doomsday condo that can sustain 75 people for 5 years


Here's how easy it is for the US president to launch a nuclear weapon



The 4 longest range missiles in the world


Trump's call for a nuclear 'arms race' is the most dangerous thing he's said yet


The US Air Force may not have recovered all the nukes its lost


The US Air Force has actually lost nuclear weapons