Japan Earthquake: 5 Stories Of Heroism In The Wake Of Disaster

Among what's become drowned cities and shaky ruins, a number of dramatic rescue missions have taken place in post-quake Japan.

From trying to avert nuclear catastrophe to risking it all for a loved one, we share stories of the heroes beginning to emerge from the rubble.

Heroes In Japan

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