Fukushima Five Years After Nuclear Disaster

The Chugoku Electric nuclear power plant in Kashima. A third reactor is currently under construction. Credit Ko Sasaki for The New York Times ©The New York Times

Five years after an earthquake and tsunami devastated the northeast coast of Japan, many people remain displaced and the nuclear plant at Fukushima will take decades to clean up. That nuclear disaster became the world’s second worst, after Chernobyl.

The New York Times, UPDATED March 9, 2016