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Old 12-07-2012, 10:31 AM   #1125
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First Chernobyl and then this! Did you guys glow in the dark when you got home?

Awesome story telling BTW.


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Originally Posted by Colebatch View Post
The Test area is huge ... If you look at the following article, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Semipalatinsk_Test_Site, we went through the are known as Experimental Field, where the above ground explosions took place and from there to Kurchatov (which was the Los Alamos of the Soviet Union) . Lake Chagan is in another part of the test site 100 km (60 miles) to the south east (Balapan region), so no we didnt pass by that one. But all will be revealed when we write up the next days travel stories :)

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