News Pictures of The Week - August 19

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A long exposure image showing a Perseids meteor streaking across the... News PhotoAstronomy,Bestpix,Blurred Motion,Bulgaria,Church,Horizontal,Image,Long Exposure,Medieval,Meteor,Meteorite,Night,Perseids,Science and Technology,Sky,Topix,VillagePhotographer Collection: AFP A long exposure image showing a Perseids meteor (L) streaking across the night sky over St. Ioan medieval church near the village of Potsurnentsi, late on August 12, 2013. The Perseid meteor shower occurs every year in August when the Earth passes through the debris and dust of the Swift-Tuttle comet. AFP PHOTO / Dimitar DILKOFF (Photo credit should read DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)