Radiation from Chernobyl

Radiation from Chernobyl

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Uploaded 26 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2007 Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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What do the Chernobyl disaster, the Three Gorges dam in China and the spread of the Sahel have in common? In each case natural and manmade influences have forced thousands, sometimes millions of people, to leave their land or country of origin.
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