Chernobyl - 24 years on...

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<blockquote>'Scientists today wonder through equation after equation that have no relation to reality. If we were to release the energy of atoms, instead of a blessing it might bring disaster to mankind.'

– Nikola Tesla (context)</blockquote>

<blockquote>'Scientists estimate that Prypyat and the surrounding area will not be safe for human habitation for several centuries. They also estimate that the most dangerous radioactive elements will take up to 900 years to decay sufficiently to render the area safe.'

- Chernobyl - 24 years on, page <a href="[www.independent.co.uk];