Event:

Fukushima Daiichi disaster 

March of 2011, a 9.0 earthquake struck off the coast of Japan. The quake triggered a tsunami, topping at 14 meters (46 feet) high and ignited fires across the country. As cities collapsed and entire villages washed away, the worst of the disaster was only beginning at the seaside Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant.

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"Rare Video: Japan Tsunami" from National Geographic

"Japan's Tsunami Caught On Camera" from Channel 4 HD 

"Fukushima Reactor 1 Explosion" from AgoraVox France

"Fukushima Reactor 3 Explosion" from AgoraVox France

"Japan Tsunami Wave Smashes into Nuclear Plant" from On Demand News

https://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/10/world/asia/critics-say-japan-ignored-warnings-of-nuclear-disaster.html

https://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/25/world/asia/with-a-plants-tainted-water-still-flowing-no-end-to-environmental-fears.html

https://www.world-nuclear-news.org/RS_Fukushima_faced_14-metre_tsunami_2303113.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zirconium

https://web.archive.org/web/20120325172734/http://mdn.mainichi.jp/mdnnews/news/20120322p2a00m0na012000c.html

https://www.cnn.com/2012/06/20/world/asia/japan-fukushima-suicides/index.html

https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2012/07/05/inocencio-japan-fukushima-probe.cnn

https://www.cnn.com/2012/10/12/world/asia/japan-tepco-report/index.html

https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2013/08/21/nr-hancocks-fukushima-emergency.cnn

https://www.cnn.com/2013/08/27/world/asia/japan-fukushima-leak-warning/index.html

https://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2011/11/29/inocencio-japan-fukushima-chief.cnn

https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2013/09/02/japan-fukushima-radiation-hancocks-pkg.cnn

https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2013/11/19/lklv-lah-fukushima-update.cnn

https://www.cnn.com/2013/11/18/world/asia/japan-fukushima-fuel-rods/index.html

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-16334434

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2011/mar/12/fukushima-nuclear-blast-japan-alert

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/02/japan-fukushima-operator-told-pay-2011-nuclear-disaster-190220043222469.html

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/nuclear-plant-worker-worries-about-colleagues-future/2011/03/13/ABxIOsT_story.html

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/jan/11/fukushima-50-kamikaze-pilots-sacrifice

https://www.foxnews.com/world/japans-nuclear-rescuers-inevitable-some-of-them-may-die-within-weeks

https://www.livescience.com/39110-japan-2011-earthquake-tsunami-facts.html

https://www.britannica.com/event/Japan-earthquake-and-tsunami-of-2011/Aftermath-of-the-disaster

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fukushima_Daiichi_nuclear_disaster

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-olympics-2020-futaba-insight/in-fukushima-olympic-torch-relay-faces-cool-welcome-from-nuclear-evacuees-idUSKBN20P03M