38 Years Ago Today: Three Mile Island partial meltdown of the Unit 2 reactor

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HARRISBURG, Pa.– Today marks the 38th anniversary of the Three Mile Island partial meltdown of the Unit 2 reactor.

It was what what the Nuclear Regulatory Commission called “the most serious accident in U.S. commercial nuclear power plant operating history.”

Above are some past photos of the facilities and below is a documentary offering more information into the Three Mile Island meltdown.