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Scientists discovered that birds are adapting to Chernobyl radiation

Nearly 30 years after the nuclear disaster that took place at Chernobyl, Ukraine, scientists made an interesting discovery regarding the birds that flew in the area: they've managed to adapt their body to the catastrophic environmental consequences. The study led by Dr Ismael Galván of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) took place at the border between Ukraine and Belarus, where the risk of irradiation exceeds normal levels. The team...