Now here’s a category of computing history I didn’t know I was interested in… Soviet-era computing, specifically, the computers used in and around the ill-fated Chernobyl nuclear power plant.
Alex and Michaela from Ukraine are known on YouTube as the Chernobyl Family and they call their little enterprise the ChernobylLab. They are on-site researchers in the exclusion zone of the plant and are retro computing enthusiasts. They combine these interests on their channel.
In this video, they take a look at a 30-year-old Soviet PDP-11 DVK-3 that has never been used.
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