By Logan Carlson

  • Where: Chernobyl Ukraine,

part of the former Soviet Union located in Southeastern Europe

  • When: April 24th 1986


  • Who: the nuclear engineers

the engineer to blame the most was died shortly after the explosion

  • What: The meltdown at reactor 4

this is the reactor that blew up at the Lenin V.I. power station

  • Why: Poorly planned safety experiment

the safety experiment called for the engineers to shut off all safety equipment