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design219 Mar 28, 2013 03:51 PM
Creepy, but awesome. Google Street Views taken of abandoned Fukushima zone
In The New York Times: Google Street View Captures Ghost Town in Fukushima’s Evacuation Zone

Seems the towns mayor requested it. “Many of the displaced townspeople have asked to see the current state of their city, and there are surely many people around the world who want a better sense of how the nuclear incident affected communities,” Mr. Baba said in a blog post on Google.

This would have to be very sad to look at if you used to live there.

Street View link
 
MacinTommy Mar 28, 2013 03:58 PM
If you like abandoned things...

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