Mud covers a Mercedes-Benz car after it was recovered from a flooded basement in jakarta, Indonesia
Picture: Xinhua /Landov / Barcroft Media
Cameras belonging to news photographers surround a table before the arrival of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Picture: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responds forcefully to intense questioniing on the September 2012 attacks on U.S. diplomatic sites in Benghazi, Libya, during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington
Picture: REUTERS/Jason Reed
Huskies pant during a training session at Feshiebridge, in Aviemore, Scotland. The Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain will hold its annual sled dog rally this weekend.
Picture: REUTERS/David Moir
A woman dressed as a mermaid dives in to a pool at the International Boat Show in Duesseldorf
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Photographer Wayne Marinovich took this photo of a lion cub nuzzling its older brother in the Masai Mara in Kenya
Picture: Wayne Marinovich/Solent News
A miner takes a shower after his shift in Hungary's last remaining deep-cast coal mine at Markushegy, 70 km west of Budapest
Picture: REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in collaboration with NASA, the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and other partners have captured the highest resolution images ever achieved of the Sun’s outer atmosphere (corona), the results of which are outlined this week in the journal Nature.
A polar bear swims in the recently opened Artic Circle enclosure in Copenhagen Zoo
Picture: AP Photo/Polfoto, Stine Bidstrup
As the mercury plunged to -10 degrees in Novosibirsk, Siberia, flocks of people donned pairs of fins and battled it out to cross the finishing line first in the annual flipper race
Picture: Andrey Chernyh/Caters
A critically endangered Asiatic lion cub, Kamran aged 10-weeks-old, is being hand reared at Bristol Zoo Gardens after mum Shiva began mistreating her two cubs forcing zoo staff to take the difficult and rare decision to intervene and remove them for hand-rearing
Picture: Ben Birchall/PA
An image taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of the Large Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way, floating in space nearly 200,000 light-years from Earth. Vast clouds of gas within it slowly collapse to form new stars. In turn, these light up the gas clouds in a riot of colours.
Picture: NASA / Barcroft Media
A collage of solar images from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) shows how observations of the sun in different wavelengths helps highlight different aspects of the sun's surface and atmosphere.
Picture: NASA/SDO/Goddard / Rex Features
Marc Corcoran practices before a Guinness World Record attempt to burst 12 balloons inside 3 minutes whilst Flyboarding in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Picture: Paul Marriott