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Sea of Garbage

Trash strewn across the ocean floor off the Greek island of Thasos.
People, we've got to take better care of our oceans and planet in general. Laziness will be the end of us. Clean up your mess.

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The Photos Of 2018 Week 37

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

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In Mali, donkeys help with the fight against waste

In the Malian capital of Bamako, donkey carts driven by young men like 19-year-old Arouna Diabate play a vital role battling the fast-growing city's waste problem.

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North Korea relaunches Mass Games

With a formation of glowing drones, lasers and stadium-sized gymnastics shows, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un relaunched the "Mass Games" on Sunday in a pageant that declared that "waves" of international sanctions would break against the strength of North Korea's self-reliance.
I bet President Trump loved the torch march.

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The Photos Of 2018 Week 36

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

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Getting greasy at Cascamorras Festival

The festival was inspired by a dispute between the Spanish town of Baza and Guadix over the possession of an icon of the Virgin of Piedad. The Cascamorras from Guadix, sent to Baza to recover the statue, attempt to stay perfectly clean to gain possession of the statue while Baza’s residents attempt to make them as ‘dirty’ as possible.

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Saving Turkey’s turtles from builders and boats

Inside efforts to preserve the breeding ground of loggerhead turtles at Iztuzu beach, which has become a regional center for turtle conservation and rehabilitation.

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Ultra-marathon through the Alps

Runners punish themselves on a 106-mile race through the Alps in the 16th Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc, regarded as one of the most difficult foot races in the world.
Respect, I get bored with having to run 5km.

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Portugal seduces parched investors with water

Alqueva, the largest artificial lake in the European Union, is a sun-drenched, watery oasis in southern Portugal, luring foreign investors at a time when climate change is fanning droughts from California to northern Europe.

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The Photos Of 2018 Week 35

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

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Notting Hill Carnival 2018

Revelers take to the street for the Notting Hill Carnival in London.
And this being in London, it rained.

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Tomatina 2018

Revellers are painted red during Spain's annual Tomatina festival.
Waste of food or a great tradition? A bit of both I reckon.

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