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 2.84/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (498 votes)
Posted by nova on June 16, 2011
Hits: 4341

More Videos

Slow-Mo Apollo 11 Launch
Slow-Mo Apollo 11 Launch
Type: Astronomy
BepiColombo - Mission To Mercury
BepiColombo - Mission To Mercury
Type: Astronomy
Parasitic Worm Brainwashes Snails
Parasitic Worm Brainwashes Snails
Type: Life on Earth
Ice in Seconds
Ice in Seconds
Type: Physics & Chemistry
How Space Elevators Will Work
How Space Elevators Will Work
Type: Astronomy
Giant Crab Sheds Its Shell
Giant Crab Sheds Its Shell
Type: Life On Earth
Amazing Film from Discovery Rocket
Amazing Film from Discovery Rocket
Type: Astronomy
Timelapse Of The Night Sky
Timelapse Of The Night Sky
Type: Astronomy
Cheetah Cub Kills Gazelle
Cheetah Cub Kills Gazelle
Type: Life on Earth
Lord of the Ants
Lord of the Ants
Type: Life On Earth
Psychic Technology
Psychic Technology
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Making Easter Island Statues Walk
Making Easter Island Statues Walk
Type: Life On Earth
How Matches Are Made
How Matches Are Made
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Bill Clinton Accepting 2007 TED Prize
Bill Clinton Accepting 2007 TED Prize
Type: Making A Difference
NASA's Transonic Dynamics Tunnel
NASA's Transonic Dynamics Tunnel
Type: Tech & Gadgets

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