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  • new storyStudy: Mammals thrive in Chernobyl exclusion zone 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 11:54 am

    MOSCOW - Nearly 30 years after a nuclear reactor caught fire and spewed a lethal cloud of radiation, some species of mammals are thriving in the zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, a new study says.