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Isamu Higuchi and his wife Rie clear out debris that flattened their home by the mega-tsunami that followed the March 11 magnitude 9 quake in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan on 13 March, 2011. In the background is the carriage of a train, though the nearest rain station from the Higuchi's home is several km away. Photographer: Robert Gilhooly