A Before and After Look at the Destruction in Japan

With some help from Google.

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Minamisanriku after the tsunami. Google
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Sendai airport in 2003. Google
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Sendai Airport after tsunami. Google
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Soccer field in Minamisanriku in 2002. Google
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SOS on soccer field in Minamisanriku after the tsunami. Google
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Area of border between Ofunato and Rikuzentakata in 2005. Google
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Area of border between Ofunato and Rikuzentakata after the tsunami. Google
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Fujitsuka in Sendai in 2008. © 2011 Google, DigitalGlobe 2008年 宮城県仙台市若林区藤塚 © 2011 Google, DigitalGlobe
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Fujitsuka in Sendai after tsunami. © 2011 Google, GeoEye 被災後 宮城県仙台市若林区藤塚(現地2011/3/12 撮影) © 2011 Google, GeoEye
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Yuriage in Natori in 2008. © 2011 Google, DigitalGlobe 2008 年 宮城県名取市閖上 © 2011 Google, DigitalGlobe
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Yuriage in Natori after tsunami. © 2011 Google, GeoEye 被災後 宮城県名取市閖上(現地2011/3/12 撮影) © 2011 Google, GeoEye