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"Chernobyl" .. Is it the second-best series in history?

"Chernobyl" .. Is it the second-best series in history?



The rating of the drama series "Chernobyl" jumped to the second place in the world in the best television drama, and the highest rated to compete the series "Game Of Thrones," on the website of the database of films on the Internet, this comes after the show of the third episode of the series, which deals with the story of the largest and worst disaster Nuclear weapons that the world witnessed in 1986



"Chernobyl", since the airing of the first episode of the show on the network "HBO", received wide praise after the first episodes returned viewers to live the details of a nuclear disaster that still its repercussions, which embodied a conflict between science and politics, is still present today

The events of the first and second episodes reviewed the story of the explosion of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, the city that was abandoned due to its pollution caused by the explosion, the way the Soviet Union dealt with the disastrous crisis of its containment, and the difficult and difficult task facing the rescue armies led by the Russian scientist Valery Legasov. Risk and damage control, The events of the first and second episodes reviewed the story of the explosion of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, the city that was abandoned because of its pollution caused by the explosion, the way the Soviet Union dealt with the catastrophic crisis of its containment, and the difficult and difficult task facing the rescue armies led by Russian scientist Valery Legasov



to evacuate the city's residents, reduce risk and control damage
The third episode also included what the scientist Legasov did to face the crisis. He was one of the first to approach a tanker lined with bullets from the reactor to understand the causes of the disaster and set up an urgent plan to contain it while deciding to track down the engineers working at the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, trying to discover the answers


The five-episode series also sheds light on the miserable fate that faced by many of the families of the victims, who were forced to evacuate their homes and leave their possessions and properties that were affected by nuclear radiation.
The accident took place in April 1986, when one of the four reactors of the Chernobyl city, which was then part of the Soviet Union, exploded. The explosion directly killed 36 people and wounded more than 2,000, including firefighters, after being irradiated. The number of victims is still inaccurate, with some estimated to have killed thousands, and residents evacuated from two cities and 74 villages

"Chernobyl" .. Is it the second-best series in history?


After the blast, the authorities in Ukraine announced that the Chernobyl area is a "disaster zone", which includes the city of Pryp'yat', which was established in 1970 for the residence of the workers in the reactor and evacuated more than 100 thousand people from the areas surrounding the reactor


After the explosion, the process of burying and packaging the reactor with reinforced concrete began to prevent the leakage of radiation caused by it, which led to the death of a large number in the following years affected by radiation, especially thyroid cancer, but in recent years, a crack was observed in the concrete shell, so there are studies to create a new thicker and better insulating coating

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