Daiichi

    • 2.12.15

      Alone in the Zone

      Four years since the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant went into full meltdown and the resulting 12-mile evacuation zone was enforced, one farmer still remains—braving high levels of radiation and loneliness to tend to abandoned animals.

    • 3.7.14

      The Return of Radioactive Man

      VICE headed to Tomioka, Fukushima—just six miles south of Daiichi—to meet up with Joe Moross of Safecast Japan and to introduce him to Naoto Matsumura, the virtually lone resident of Tomioka town, who had agreed to let Safecast install a fixed geiger...