(FILES)- Picture taken from a helicopter in April 1986 shows a general view of the destroyed 4th power block of Chernobyl's nuclear power plant few days after the catastrophe. A reactor at Chernobyl blew up on April 26, 1986 in the worst nuclear accident in history. It burned for some 10 days, sending radiation across a large swathe of Ukraine, Russia and Belarus. A World Health Organisation report released in September put the overall death toll from Chernobyl at 4,000, though the figure…

(FILES)- Picture taken from a helicopter in April 1986 shows a general view of the destroyed 4th power block of Chernobyl's nuclear power plant few days after the catastrophe. A reactor at Chernobyl blew up on April 26, 1986 in the worst nuclear accident in history. It burned for some 10 days, sending radiation across a large swathe of Ukraine, Russia and Belarus. A World Health Organisation report released in September put the overall death toll from Chernobyl at 4,000, though the figure…

Photo by Tim Seuss - Chernobyl Reactor 4 over the Roofs of Pripyat, from the Chernobyl Journal http://timmsuess.com/projects/chernobyl-journal/

Photo by Tim Seuss - Chernobyl Reactor 4 over the Roofs of Pripyat, from the Chernobyl Journal http://timmsuess.com/projects/chernobyl-journal/

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