For many decades Russia was closed off from the world, and nobody really knew what was going on over there. Once the Soviet Union fell, the country opened back up. Despite this, the country is still cloaked in mystery and a lot of people in the West don’t know what to make of Russia. Today we’re going to shine a light on this mystery country and reveal some facts about Russia that keep you on the edge of your seat.
The Most Polluted Place On Earth
Place right by the largest nuclear factory in all of Russia is Lake Karachy, the most polluted location on earth. The nuclear factory suffers a lot of nuclear leaks and meltdowns a year. All that slips right into the Techa River which flows right into Lake Karachy. Furthermore, the lake was filled with concrete as a method to prevent any nuclear waste from touching the shore.