After Chernobyl (28/40)
Dials in the Chernobyl First Block control room once showed the depth of each control rod in the reactor core. Just down the hall is the burnt-out Fourth Block control room, where a combination of design flaws and human error triggered the accident during a late-night safety test.
This photograph is part of Michael Forster Rothbart's After Chernobyl documentary photography project.
© Michael Forster Rothbart 2007-2010.
Copyright © Michael Forster Rothbart, 2009