ESL Resources for Students & Teachers - Simple English News
Browsing Tag

chernobyl

The Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

Listen here By the end of April it will have been 31 years since the accident at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant occured. A night power-failure stress test, at the no. 4 reactor, resulted in uncontrolled reaction conditions and subsequent steam explosion followed by an open-air fire. This fire caused updrafts for 9 days. Large quantities of…
Read More...