A tourist bus enters the Chernobyl exclusion zone on August 1. Photo: AFP

British scientists use grain from site of Chernobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine to make ‘artisan’ vodka

  • A reactor explosion in 1986 left an area of 30 kilometres around the nuclear power plant declared unsafe for human habitation for 24,000 years
  • Now, grain from the exclusion zone is being made into ‘high-quality moonshine’ that could be mass produced to help the region’s recovery
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A tourist bus enters the Chernobyl exclusion zone on August 1. Photo: AFP
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