Russia launches floating nuclear reactor in Arctic despite warnings

[ad_1] The Akademik Lomonosov’s 5,000-kilometre journey to northeastern Siberia has been dubbed a potential “Chernobyl on ice”  Russia will launch the world’s first floating nuclear reactor and send it on an epic journey across the Arctic on Friday, despite environmentalists warning of serious risks to the region. Loaded with nuclear fuel, the Akademik Lomonosov will […]