How Chernobyl’s survivors first reacted. Andrey Lomakin was 12 years old when he, his family, and all his neighbors were forced to leave home. Some left in a hurry, their dinners cooling on the table, while others took days, or even weeks to grasp their new reality. Today, all of Pripyat (former pop. 50,000) is a ghost town

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Atomic Vets (Video)

May 31, 2016

The story of the veterans who witnessed secret atomic testing and their decades-long struggle for recognition, featuring comments from our Ruth Faden, Chair of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments

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