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Groundbreaking Study Reveals Surprising Source of Radioactive Contamination in Wild Boars: Legacy of Nuclear Weapons Testing

In April 1986, a catastrophic explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant released significant radiation, contaminating wildlife in multiple countries. While radiation levels in most animals have decreased over time, one exception is the wild boar, which continues to exhibit elevated radiation levels.