WorldViews: Watch: What Chernobyl looks like now — from a drone

By Ishaan Tharoor, November 28, 2014

The area around Ukraine's Chernobyl power plant, site of one of the world's most horrifying nuclear disasters, is the subject of endless fascination. Increasingly, adventurous tourists and scientists have come to the site, which was abandoned after a reactor in the Soviet facility exploded in 1986. Cloaked in both the trauma and the poison of the disaster, Chernobyl's surreal isolation has spurred the return of once imperiled species and the imagination of filmmakers.

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