Chernobyl and Eastern Europe: Chernobyl-Related Documents  


Pripyat Fact Sheet - Basic information about the city that used to be home to the Chernobyl Atomic Energy Station workers prior to the 1986 disaster.

Map of Pripyat - Wikimapia - Wikimapia view of Pripyat.

V. I. Lenin Chernobyl Atomic Energy Station (ChAES)

Chernobyl Sarcophagus Q & A - Question and answer session about the Chernobyl Sarcophagus and New Safe Confinement - from August 2007.

Interview With A Chernobyl Liquidator - Sergei B - A fascinating and revealing interview with a former Chernobyl liquidator - from March 2008.

Map of Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant - Wikimapia - Wikimapia view of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.

Chernobyl - General

Map - European Continental Scale of Chernobyl Accident - Map of the continental scale of the Chernobyl accident.

Documentary Film Summaries/Reviews

Pripyat - Nicklaus Geyrhalter's 1999 Chernobyl Documentary - A summary and review of Nicklaus Geyrhalter's 1999 black and white documentary film about Pripyat and the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.

Radiophobia - Human Consequences of the Chernobyl Disaster - A summary and review of Julio Soto's 2005 documentary film about Pripyat and the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster. My friends Lyubov Sirota and her son Sasha appear in the film.

Heavy Water: A Film for Chernobyl - A summary and review of the David Bickerstaff and Phil Grabsky film about Chernobyl based on Mario Petrucci's award-winning, book-length poem.