Causes and impact of Chernobyl accident still hazy

July 1986
Physics Today;Jul86, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p17
Academic Journal
Reports that the causes and impact of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident are still hazy. Entombing the core, decontaminating the area, monitoring radiation levels and determining the cause of the Chernobyl accident lie ahead for Soviet officials; Design of the reactor; Explanation of how the accident happened.


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