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Stories with subject: Chernobyl disaster
  • Correction: Nobel-Literature story story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Oct-09-15 2:14 pm

    MINSK, Belarus - In an Oct. 8 story about the Nobel Prize for literature, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the prize had been awarded only twice for non-fiction prior to 2015, to Winston Churchill and Bertrand Russell. The prize also was awarded in 1902 to Christian Mommsen, most noted for his historical writing on Rome.

  • Study: Mammals thrive in Chernobyl exclusion zone 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 11:54 am

    MOSCOW - Nearly 30 years after a nuclear reactor caught fire and spewed a lethal cloud of radiation, some species of mammals are thriving in the zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, a new study says.