Nightly News   |  March 28, 2013

Google Street View shows Japan’s abandoned city

Ever since the 2011 tsunami, Japan’s Namie-machi – a small city in Fukushima Prefecture – has been evacuated and people still aren’t permitted to enter. Now those who have been displaced can see the way the city currently looks. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> google street view sent its camera vehicle into a place where people need to be suited up to enter. the so-called seclusion zone in fukushima, japan. the no man's land following the melt down at the nuclear power plant where it looks desolate and frozen in time when everything just stopped just over two years ago.