Most of the clicks on Innovation Origins this week went to the Start-up of the Month competition, where five European start-ups competed for this coveted title. This is logical, because next year the first Start-up of the Year will be chosen from the twelve monthly winners. However, since this competition has already been highlighted in another report, today the best read article deals with another subject that has been well covered in recent weeks. Namely the mysterious radioactive cloud that migrated across Western and Central Europe in October 2017. According to European scientists writing in the professional journal PNAS, it was inevitable that the cloud came from the Russian Majak factory. But how do you find out where such a cloud actually comes from? Read the subtitles in English on the following video.

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Author profile picture Milan Lenters is a writer and editor. Through IO, he got to know his native city Eindhoven in a different way and sometimes looks with amazement at the many stories that lie ahead.