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Today’s Pictures 24/March/2011

In Graphics on March 24, 2011 at 8:48 AM

In this photo released by Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency, Tokyo Electric Power Co. workers collect data in the control room for Unit 1 and Unit 2 at the tsunami-crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan on Wednesday, March 23. <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY PHOTOBLOG>

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Pump it up: Water-spraying operations to cool down a spent nuclear-fuel pool at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant's No. 4 reactor continue Tuesday with trucks using a concrete squeeze pump and a 50-meter arm for pouring water from a higher point. KYODO PHOTO <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY THE JAPAN TIMES ONLINE>

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S. Korean rescue team back home A rescue worker undergoes a radiation check in Seoul on March 23, 2011, after returning from a search and rescue operation in northeastern Japan. The South Koreans arrived in Japan three days after the March 11 quake and tsunami disaster as the first team among foreign rescuers. (Kyodo) <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY KYODO NEWS>

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In this photo released by the Department of Health, samples of imported Japanese fava beans tainted with radiation is seen in undisclosed place in Taoyuan county, Taiwan, Sunday, March 20, 2011. An official of Taiwan’s Atomic Energy Council said Sunday they have detected a small amount of radiation on imported Japanese fava beans, although the levels are not harmful to human health. <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY CHINA REAL TIME REPORT>

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Today’s Pictures 23/March/2011

In Graphics on March 24, 2011 at 2:35 AM

A 2010 photo of the control room at Fukushima Daiichi's No. 3 reactor. <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY NIKKEI.COM>

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Protective, firefighting suits Combination photo shows the protective suits (L) being worn by Tokyo firefighters spraying water on reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, which has been crippled since a massive quake and tsunami on March 11, 2011. The firefighting suit (R) is worn on top of the hazmat suit. (Kyodo) <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY KYODO NEWS>

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A young boy runs to get in line for rations at the Watanoha branch of the city office in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, on the morning of March 22. Around 400 people lined up for the once-a-day rationing, where they received one piece of bread, one cup of instant ramen, and one 500 ml bottle of water per family. (Mainichi) <ORIGINAL CAPTION BY THE MAINICHI DAILY NEWS>

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TEPCO exec apologizes Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s Executive Vice President Norio Tsuzumi (back R) apologizes to evacuees from the town of Okuma in Fukushima Prefecture, near the utility's troubled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, on March 22, 2011, at a gymnasium designated as an evacuation facility in Tamura in the same prefecture. Residents of the town were forced to evacuate due to the nuclear crisis. (Kyodo)<ORIGINAL CAPTION BY KYODO NEWS>

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The best infographics for understanding the crisis in Japan

In Graphics on March 18, 2011 at 8:20 AM

JESSICA ROY – 10,000 WORDS – 17/03/2011 [LINK]

This web page has collected links to interesting graphics and images from The New York Times, The Washington Post, Reuters, LiveScience and ABC News.

Another graphics can be found in BBC News, FT.com, The Wall Street Journal, National Post and impressive 3D flash images in EL MUNDO.es (in Spanish).