Fukushima nuclear plant
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Japan quake: The leak

Fukushima nuclear plant
The access road at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant in Japan is flooded after being hit by the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami. (Tokyo Electric Power Co.)
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Thick white smoke billows from the No. 3 unit of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant on March 17. (Tokyo Electric Power Co.)
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Tokyo Electric Power Co. workers refuel a portable power generator at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. (Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency)
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In this photo released by the 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 Daiichi nuclear power plant. (Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency)
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Engineers check facilities at the central control room of Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. (Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency)
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Damage to the security gate for reactors No. 1 and No. 2 at power plant. (Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency)
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The building housing the No. 4 reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. (Tokyo Electric Power Co.)
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