An aerial image of Joplin, Mo., shot on May 24, shows the remains of Joplin High School two days after an EF5 tornado touched down and destroyed a large portion of the town. The image was collected by digital imaging aircraft owned by M.J. Harden, a GeoEye Company. M.J. Harden flew an emergency mission for Missouri state officials to provide insight on relief efforts and emergency response. (M.J. Harden / GeoEye / Handout / EPA)
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