I am still flabbergasted that biologists in Western Europe did not think it necessary to conduct any studies to find out whether the radioactive fallout from Chernobyl had any effects on nature or on human beings.

In 1990 I traveled with a group to Chernobyl to collect true bugs and to see there for myself what was going on. [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ 3 ]


Head and thorax of soft bug from Gysinge, Sweden
Color Sketch, Gysinge 1987
The left feeler is short and lacks two sections


Soft Bug from Gysinge, Sweden