Educated Earth // Videos - Tech & Gadgets - Nuclear Ice Breaker Reaches North Pole
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Tech & Gadgets / Nuclear Ice Breaker Reaches North Pole







Nuclear Ice Breaker Reaches North Pole
Loading the player...

Nuclear Ice Breaker Reaches North Pole
NS 50 Let Pobedy (50 Years of Victory), is a Russian nuclear powered icebreaker of the Arktika class. In 2007 the Let Pobedy has named the largest icebreaker in the world.

This impressive ship is 159.60 meters long and 20.0 meters wide. With a displacement of roughly 25840 metric tons, this vessel can break through ice up to 2.8 meters thick!

  • Currently 2.83/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (347 votes)
Posted by nova on June 16, 2011
Hits: 3791

More Videos

Fantastic Optical Illusion
Fantastic Optical Illusion
Type: Humanity
A Close Look At Carbon Fiber
A Close Look At Carbon Fiber
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Delta IV Rocket Launch
Delta IV Rocket Launch
Type: Astronomy
Crocodile vs Monkey
Crocodile vs Monkey
Type: Life on Earth
Cure For Cancer?
Cure For Cancer?
Type: Biology & Medicine
Solar Flare Heading For Earth
Solar Flare Heading For Earth
Type: Astronomy
We Are Here: The Pale Blue Dot
We Are Here: The Pale Blue Dot
Type: Astronomy
Touched By A Mountain Gorilla
Touched By A Mountain Gorilla
Type: Life On Earth
Cephalopods
Cephalopods
Type: Life on Earth
David Jewitt - The Man Who Killed Pluto
David Jewitt - The Man Who Killed Pluto
Type: Astronomy
Carl Sagan's COSMOS
Carl Sagan's COSMOS
Type: Documentaries
Antarctica
Antarctica
Type: Earth Sciences
Transformation Of A Star Into A Diamond Planet
Transformation Of A Star Into A Diamond Planet
Type: Astronomy
Japanese Volcanic Eruption
Japanese Volcanic Eruption
Type: Earth Sciences
What The WWF Is Doing For The World
What The WWF Is Doing For The World
Type: Making A Difference

Comments

Posted by Tibor on June 20, 2011 at 8:58 pm
Very cool vessel and interesting journey. Only question is what to do with the spent nuclear fuel? Onkalo, Finland?
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0