Wildlife thriving inside the exclusion zone of Chernobyl by Luke Massey (15 images)

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These images show animals thriving within the radiation-ravaged landscape left behind by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster more than 30 years ago. British nature photographer Luke Massey spent 10 days in the midst of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (CEZ) in Ukraine.

He observed the variety of wildlife that has become widespread there in the absence of human interference since a reactor exploded at the site in 1986, flooding the area with radioactive material. The 25-year-old, from St...
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