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Hurricane Ike, Before and After

Hurricane Ike, Before and After
Cyclists ride past debris piled up on the seawall road after Hurricane Ike hit the Texas coast, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, in Galveston, Texas.
It's hard to comprehend the devastation that Hurricane Ike brought to the Texas coastline near Galveston, but take a look at this "before" and "after" satellite photos of area near landfall. Here is before:



and here is "after":