Pripyat / Chernobyl

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I have spent 3 years exploring the most radioactive area on Earth - Pripyat, Chernobyl and the militarized exclusion zone. So far I have explored and documented over half of the citys buildings, and driven every single street.
I have immersed myself in zone life; eating, drinking, and sleeping with the guards, as well as meeting the resettlers in the red forest.
Here's my story:
UrbanX 30th Birthday portfolio Any guesses where UrbanX chose to celebrate his 30th birthday? Chernobyl Life portfolio A summary report really, just about spending an extended amount of time in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. Drinking with guards, etc.
Pripyat / Chernobyl 2010 portfolio 2010: My first life changing trip to the most radioactive place on Earth... Pripyat High School portfolio Former high school of Pripyat.
Pripyat Kindergarten portfolio The most emotional explore ever. Rooftopping Pripyat portfolio The best way to cure a Chernobyl hangover?
An early morning 16 Storey climb.
Chernobyl Reactor 5 portfolio UrbanX gets inside this unfinished nuclear reactor Pripyat Laboratory (former Kindergarten) portfolio Kindergarten converted to radioactive samples laboratory after the disaster
Pripyat Palace of Culture portfolio The discovery of a never before seen shooting range, then to the rooftop! Chernobyl Military Vehicles portfolio A church service in Chernobyl, with an added snoop around radioactive, decaying military vehicles
Pripyat Fire Station portfolio Used before, during, and after the disaster Yaniv Train Station - Pripyat portfolio Abandonned Railway station, 1Km south of Pripyat
Lakeside Cafe - Pripyat portfolio One of Pripyats many leisure facilities, set by the beautiful radioactive lake. Pripyat Scrapyard portfolio Where radioactive Soviet vehicles go to die
Radiation levels in The Zone portfolio Against the wishes of the Ukrainian government - UrbanX reveals the truth about radiation levels in the 30Km exclusion zoneā€¦ Prometheus Cinema portfolio Pripyat's Cinema
Pripyat City Park portfolio A solo walk from Lenin Square to the stadium through the city park (not the fairground) Pripyat Music School portfolio The next building along on the walk to Lenin Square
Pripyat Stadium portfolio Completely alone in Pripyat Stadium High School #5 portfolio High School just behind the Stadium
Jupiter Plant portfolio Pripyats mysterious and secret factory The Second Pripyat Sign... portfolio We all know the iconic Pripyat sign, but who knows about the second one...
Hospital #126 portfolio Pripyats Hospital: Bus station portfolio Just outside the city boundary, and not previously reported, so thought I'd take a drive out there.
Dancing Hall portfolio A popular place for Pripyat teens to dance, or just hang out. Kindergarten #3 portfolio I explore another of Pripyats Kindergartens
Reactor 4 Robots portfolio Meeting the robots that worked on the roof of Reactor 4 during the clean up. Supermarket Strumok portfolio Dairy shop on Pripyats Lenin Avenue.
Sigh, so what have they got wrong?
This is just from the 2 min trailer...
Meeting The Chernobyl Resettlers portfolio Deep inside the highly radioactive Red Forest UrbanX meets the people who have resettled within the exclusion zone.
Crimea Nuclear Power Plant portfolio 1,955Km away from Chernobyl. Not sure if it'd even still be there UrbanX starts trekking across Ukraine. 
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