Photo Essay: Destruction in Japan

Nuclear Reactors Damaged

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Photo: Digital Globe

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Nuclear Reactors Damaged

This satellite image shows damage at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant. This was taken at 11:04 a.m. local time on March 14, three minutes after an explosion.