Tag: nuclear

March 15, 2024
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The Family Puzzle: Which Is Traditional?

A number of factors have continuously impacted the family structure in Armenia. Despite concerns that the influence of Western culture is causing the traditional multigenerational family to break down, nuclear and alternative family structures have been around in Armenia much longer than many believe.

July 28, 2019

Chernobyl: The Doctor, the Soldier, the Cook and the Nuclear Disaster

The 1986 Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant accident was considered the worst nuclear disaster in history. It exposed hundreds of thousands of people to high levels of radiation, killing dozens and affecting millions across Europe. Experts from all over the Soviet Union were sent to “liquidate” the effects of the radiation. Among them were several thousand Armenians.