Years later, the site of the Fukushima nuclear disaster remains a post-apocalyptic landscape of empty houses, massive health risks, and 20,000 workers moving bags of lethal soil from one heedless spot to another. Polish photographer Arkadiusz Podniesinski gathered his courage and hazmat suit to searingly document a catastrophe he blames not on earthquake, tsunami or technology, but humans - "an immense experience, not comparable to anything else (where) only the wind answers."
The radiation levels reported around shield plugs at two reactors are high enough to kill a worker exposed for even an hour.
"The moment that I hear the word 'treated' being used instead of 'contaminated...
The Japanese government told embassy officials from nearly two dozen countries...
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