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You See This You Die

You See This You Die

Among my many accomplishments there is one that I am most proud of, and that is the fact that I might have taken the most dangerous selfie in the world. I am the man who appeared in a photograph next to what is now called Chernobyl’s “Elephant’s Foot”. I’m the guy that set up a …

“How I Survived Chernobyl”

My name is Sasha Yuvchenko, and I would like to tell you the story of how I survived one of the worst man-made disasters the world has ever seen. On April 25th, 1986, I was working at the heart of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant when the No. 4 nuclear reactor exploded. The blast was …