March 18, 2011

Overhead Japan

From the New York Times (via Daring Fireball):
Satellite Photos of Japan, Before and After the Quake and Tsunami
Move the slider to compare satellite images from before and after the disaster.
We've seen these slider-enabled overhead images on cable news channels. Now you can peruse the disaster for yourself. Scroll down that page for images from up and down the coastal region.

The people on the Pacific coast of northern Japan were literally wiped out. Now they're being irradiated. If you're feeling charitable, go here (or somewhere) and give.