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This machinery was used to bury the ones that were working on the reactor itself, and they were just left there. It’s just a scrapyard that’ll kill you if you look at it funny.
Natural uranium consists of three major isotopes: uranium-238 (99.28% natural abundance), uranium-235 (0.71%), and uranium-234 (0.0054%). All three are radioactive, emitting alpha particles, with the exception that all three of these isotopes have small probabilities of undergoing spontaneous fission, rather than alpha emission.
Uranium-238 is the most stable isotope of uranium, with a half-life of about 4.468×10^9 years, roughly the age of the Earth. Uranium-235 has a half-life of about 7.13×10^8 years, and uranium-234 has a half-life of about 2.48×10^5 years.
So it may not ever be safe for humans to tour the evacuation zone, if uranium was used in the Chernobyl plant.