In Tomioka, Japan, buildings and cars destroyed by the March 11, 2011 tsunami remain standing in the neighborhood near the former Tomioka train station. In 2015, four and a half years after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster, laborers are working to decontaminate homes and commercial properties. Almost all developed properties in Tomioka are now getting cleaned or demolished. Full caption to come.
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