Retrace Our Steps is a long-term project by French photographers Carlos Ayesta and Guillaume Bressio that explores how notions of “home” change in the face of disaster, documenting residents evacuated during the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster five years ago as they revisit … Continue reading →
Fukushima nuclear disaster is warning to the world, says power company boss
After the nuclear meltdown at the Fukushima power plant in March residents within 12 miles of the area were forced to evacuate, leaving their farm and domestic animals behind. Only a few returned to take care of them.
Photos give rare glimpse inside the abandoned city of Fukushima
In March the Fukushima Daiichi power station went into meltdown causing one of the worst nuclear disasters since Chernobyl. Five years on, the area remains untouched and uninhabitable. Years later, here are some photographs of the exclusion zones.
Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster...a few years later..
The tsunami triggered by the earthquake off the coast of Japan in 2011 caused widespread devastation (pictured). The magnitude earthquake occurred close to a time when the Earth was under maximum tidal stress, according to new research