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Nuclear disasters

Explore the most catastrophic nuclear disasters in history and understand their devastating consequences. Discover how these incidents have shaped the world and learn from the past to prevent future catastrophes.
1979- An accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Middletown, Pennsylvania occurs when a partial core meltdown is recorded. A tense situation ensued for five days until the reactor was deemed under control.  It is the largest accident in U.S. nuclear power history and considered the worst in the world until the Soviet Chernobyl accident seven years later. Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Power Plant, Chernobyl Disaster, Nuclear Disasters, Meltdowns, Natural Disasters, World History, Abandoned Places, American History

1979- An accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Middletown, Pennsylvania occurs when a partial core meltdown is recorded. A tense situation ensued for five days until the reactor was deemed under control. It is the largest accident in U.S. nuclear power history and considered the worst in the world until the Soviet Chernobyl accident seven years later.

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Linda Cutler
Fukushima, Japan Earthquake, Earthquake And Tsunami, Illinois, Bomba Nuclear, Photos Originales, Nuclear Disasters, Nuclear Reactor, Tanks

Nearly seven years after the triple reactor meltdown, this unique nuclear crisis is still underway. Of the many complex issues resulting from the disaster, one in particular may have become routine but is anything but normal: the vast amounts of nuclear waste, stored and being transported across Fukushima prefecture.

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Christian