Japan: 2 years after the tsunami

Published On: Mar 11 2013 11:07:49 AM CDT

Recovery is painfully slow two years after a giant earthquake and tsunami devastated parts of Japan.

Japan Fukushima nuclear reactor
2 / 19
Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters

The magnitude 9.0 earthquake -- the strongest ever recorded in Japan -- also sparked a meltdown at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant that spewed radiation into the surrounding soil and water.

Upload Photos / Videos