15Abandoned Gas Masks After The Chernobyl Disaster

Several decades ago in Russia, there was one of the worst nuclear meltdowns in history at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant that's remembered to this day as being a complete disaster. It caused severe radiation in anyone who didn’t evacuate the area, and the levels of radiation are so high

now that it’s not safe enough to live in now until the next several decades. The entire city around the plant is completely deserted, and though dangerous, it doesn’t stop people from exploring the desolate area. If you’re interested in visiting the site but don’t want the radiation risk that comes along with it, you can view it on Google Maps. However, only horrifying sights like the one above are waiting for you. There's a gymnasium of abandoned gas masks, and it looks like someone decided to set up the horrifying sight you see above.

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