Offbeat Pictures of The Week - August 8
Marek Hamsik of Napoli warms up during the Emirates Cup match between Napoli and FC Porto at the Emirates Stadium on August 4, 2013 in London, England.
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As part of ZSL London Zoo's extensive enrichment programme, Giant Galapagos tortoises have been given an upside-down version of apple bobbing has been going down a storm with the long-necked reptiles at London Zoo on August 8, 2013 in...More
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A toy seller rides on 'sea of sands' as Indonesian muslims people perform Eid Al-Fitr prayer at Parangkusumo beach on August 8, 2013 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Eid Al-Fitr, marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting and...More
A muslim man sits on 'sea of sands' as he waits for Eid Al-Fitr prayer at Parangkusumo Beach on August 8, 2013 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Eid Al-Fitr, marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting and begins after the sighting...More
Melissa Devin the Creepy Mermaid, who said that if she were not performing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival she would be learning how to swim, poses on August 6, 2013 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The city is in full swing with hundreds of...More
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Sami Aslam of Pakistan is hit on the head by a bouncer during the Under 19 International Tri-series match between England and Pakistan at Sleaford Cricket Clun on August 6, 2013 in Sleaford, England.
In this aerial image, firefighting continues by a U.S. military helicopter after a U.S. helicopter crashed in the mountain on August 6, 2013 in Ginoza, Okinawa, Japan. The helicopter, reported as HH-60 rescue helicopter, by U.S. forces...More
Hundreds of Indonesians wait to receive 'zakat', or alms, given to poor people during Ramadan at a tabacco factory of Gudang Garam, Indonesia's biggest clove cigarette manufacturer, in Kediri in East Java province on August 6, 2013....More
A Yellow Scorpion eats his prey as it glows in the dark on August 5, 2013 near Sde Boker in the Negev Desert, Israel. The Negev is second on a list of the world's top ten regional travel destinations for 2013.
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People assemble on Times Square in New York on August 5, 2013 in an attempt to break the Guiness World Record of people gathered in their underwear. The current record is of 2,270 people. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand