The Negative Effects Of The Nuclear Age

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The radiation is present from the origin of the universe, about 20 billion years ago, since intervened in the Big Bang: Big Bang. So that the radioactivity existed on our planet long before the appearance of life on it, every living organism contains traces of radioactive substances. But less than a century that mankind discovered this phenomenon by scientists like Henri Becquerel, Wilhelm Roentgen and Marie and Pierre Curie and others.

In 1945 we can say that tragically began the "Nuclear Age" with the fall of the first atomic bombs on the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. From there the certainty that nuclear bombs could destroy our civilization affects political decisions and attitude towards war. But fortunately the man has made the peaceful use of this energy such as in medicine.

On April 26, 1986, he exploded reactor No. 4 of the Chernobyl Nuclear Plant, impacting the world with the greatest human and ecological tragedy of all time.
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This construction was one of the most complicated construction work in the world due to the radioactivity of the site, this project was completed by November 86.

Unfortunately, 30 people (staff against fire) died when receiving high doses of radiation contaminated area has been more than 130 000 km. (In the USSR only) About 4.9 million people lived in this place before the accident, the entire population was evacuated in 30km around. These people were relocated.

According to the newspapers, the impact of the Chernobyl accident in politics was tremendous. Some Overseas countries halted their national nuclear energy programs. Which led to the construction of new nuclear plants in the USSR were arrested. Public opinion turned against nuclear plants, even some plants were closed.

The Chernobyl accident start an international activity in the area of nuclear safety and nuclear emergency planning. Many countries began a planning to create a system in case of nuclear accidents to

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