The Animals of Chernobyl | The New York Times

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Biologist Timothy Mousseau has been studying the lasting effects of radiation on the flora and fauna of Chernobyl, Ukraine.


After the Chernobyl disaster humans haven't been allowed to live in the vicinity. That hasn't stopped animals and wildlife from moving into the radioactive area.


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1. Finds spider web
2. "Let's mist it up a little"
3. *FLOODS IT WITH IMMENSE RAGE*

Author — Kenny_Fa5

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Don’t let the spiders there bite you. You may just wind up not feeling so good...

Author — Clay Pidgeon

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I wanted to see vodka bottle with three legs but nvm

Author — gabbogobbo

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Radioactive psychedelic mushrooms. That sounds like a party.

Author — Reanetse Moleleki

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Guy: Are you ok?

Triple head snake: I'm fine

Author — AdineX 2

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Him: Thats pretty radioactive
Also Him: *Touches it without a glove or any kind of protection*

Author — Felipe Lima

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“Omg everything here is so radioactive and can be dangerous!”
*continues to touch literally everything

Author — Miranda Harveyy

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The animals of Chernobyl: *regular animals*
Chernobyl: *am I joke to you?*

Author — Serge Ov

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When your Italian buddy returns from
Chernobyl:

“It’s-a me! Mutario!”

Author — CatireGarcia

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Nobody:
YouTube: let's put this in everybody's recommended after 5 years

Anyway love the new show.

Author — Vijay Narala

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Number of bird species declines by 50%

Comrade Dyatlov: "Not great, not terrible".

Author — Joeey975

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Nobody:

YouTube 2019: wanna see Spider-Man origins

Author — Mmanuel

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And he counts himself as one of the test subjects of his studies slowly becoming one of them through the years. His earlier photos show that he wore protection but now apparently he thinks he is immune even though everyone else is wearing protection around him.

Author — Training Grounds

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Invisible Spider
*yep im cancelling my trip to there.*

Author — Ikhwaeun

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Did you find blinky the 3 eyed fish from the Simpsons?

Author — Guy Incognito

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Camera crew: **expects super mutant**

Bird: Am I a joke to you?

Author — Halfdan

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I’ve seen MW2 lobbies way more toxic than that mushroom

Author — Dan Shorney

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People saying it was an “Eden” ignored the fact that animals would be drawn into the area because of the lack of people.

Author — Association of Free People

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"pretty darn radioactive" says the guy wearing no protection what's so ever

Author — silentdawn

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I initially thought those bright red and black fire beetles were mutant ladybugs that developed unmistakable "death's head" warning camo.

Author — Sean Wilkinson