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25 Days of Toxic Apocalypse Sites: #7 Lethal Lake Karachay, Russia | 1945 – Now

Lake Karachay Is So Radioactive, It Will Kill You In 5 Minutes 120 million curies of radioactive cesium-137 During the 1950′s the Soviet Union started using Lake Karachay to dump waste from Mayak, a nearby nuclear waste storage and reprocessing … Continue reading

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