Thursday, May 14, 2009

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A sculpture to advertise Art HK 09 is displayed outside an exhibition at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Art HK 09 event, taking place May 14-17, will bring together over 110 international galleries from 24 countries to buy and sell art. A diver explores the coral reef at the Bunaken Island marine protected national park in Manado as the capital city of northern Sulawesi hosts the World Ocean Conference. Aboriginal elder Major Sumner performs a ritual dance outside the World Museum following the return of an Australian indigenous human skull in Liverpool, England. The remains which where taken from Australia between 1902 and 1904 have been part of the museum's collection since 1948 when they where purchased from Dr William Broad. A man fishes at the Forggensee lake near Fuessen, southern Germany. An ambulance is seen burning outside a makeshift hospital in Mullivaikal, Sri Lanka. Palestinian children peer through a fence as they try and catch a glimpse of Pope Benedict XVI during a visit to Aida Refugee Camp in the city of Jesus' birth in Bethlehem, West Bank. A combination photo shows a cloned fluorescent puppy, a three-month-old beagle, glowing in the dark under ultra-violet light (L) and under daylight (R) at Seoul National University's College of Veterinary Medicine in Seoul. Photographers are seen at work during a photocall at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival. A boy smiles while playing with water from an illegal connection in Nairobi's Kibera slums. Bengal tiger cubs, named Dareen, Toleen and Lowrence, rest at Universal Animal Zoo near Amman. The cubs were born two weeks ago to father Nahar and mother Shorook. In this image taken from NASA video, Hubble (L) is captured by the space shuttle's robotic arm as Atlantis begins its mission to service the space telescope. A young girl tries to lead cows back to her family's tent at a refugee camp in Mardan, in northwest Pakistan. Soldiers from the U.S. Army First Battalion, 26th Infantry take an ambush position during an operation against the Taliban in the Korengal Valley of Afghanistan's Kunar Province.

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Actors Barbara Mori and Hrithik Roshan arrive for the screening of Bright Star at Cannes. Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Singer Avril Lavigne arrives at the 16th annual Race to Erase MS Gala in Los Angeles. Dan Steinberg/AP

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