Compelling facts about Nagasaki and Hiroshima
Post-nuclear life in these two Japanese cities
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The atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki went down in history as some of the most catastrophic consequences as a result of war. The bombs, dropped August 6 on Hiroshima and August 9 on Nagasaki, had lasting impacts on these cities that are still felt 74 years later.
To learn more about these cities, before the attack and after, browse through the gallery.
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