Russia launched the world’s first floating nuclear reactor. The vessel weighs 21,000 tons and has two reactors with a capacity of 35 megawatts each. This reactor loaded with nuclear fuel, the Akademik Lomonosov left the Arctic port of Murmansk to begin its 5,000 kilometres (3,000-mile) voyage to Pevek in northeastern Siberia.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB Main 2019:
- President of Russia: Vladimir Putin; Capital of Russia: Moscow.
- Currency of Russia: Russian ruble.
- PM of Russia: Dmitry Medvedev.
Source: The DD News