This is a very interesting website. It has the history of the Chernobyl area and many interesting photos of an abandoned city. Many Tatars were affected terribly by this tragedy.
Barack Obama has been exploring Nuclear Energy as a step towards energy-independence for the United States. Before we consider this, the experience in Chernobyl should be considered.
My Ebe in Ankara would ask us to bring Tea to her. Twinings or other English tea that was Non-Turkish. The tea grown along the south shore of the Black Sea was found to be radioactive upon export to Arabia.