Thursday, March 17, 2011

Chernobyl redux

It’s been a bumpy ride, but life has returned to normal at Chernobyl. At least for subsequent generations of the animals that perished in the disaster and who now flourish in the returning wilderness. People have been slowly returning too. Some legally, some illegally. Moral? It takes a while but mother nature can fix any boo boo.


Elena takes a long ride through Chernobyl on her KZ1100:

Animals – and people – return to Chernobyl:

Wildlife returns to Chernobyl and seems to be unaffected by the radiation:

Chernobyl - tourist hot spot:


  1. Smiles. Thank you very much. Pardon the pun but that photo above... er... cracks me up.

  2. Miss Chernobyl is quite the lass. I wonder what Mr. Chernobly looks like?