The Photos Of 2018 Week 07

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

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Olympic Wipeouts

They've trained for over four years to give their best at the Olympics, but even all of that is no guarantee for a medal or even a safe landing.

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French farmer finds happiness in life before machines

When farm machinery revolutionized French agriculture in the years after World War Two, a young Jean-Bernard Huon turned his back on the new technology.
Half a century later Huon still uses oxen to plough his fields, determined to preserve an ancestral, peasant way of life.

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Skiing’s origins in China’s remote west

For much of the year, skiing is the only way to get around Khom, a village of wooden cabins heated by earthen stoves, five hours' drive from the nearest major town in the northern Altay region of Xinjiang.

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War of the oranges in Italy

Members of rival teams battle it out in a war with oranges during the annual carnival in the northern Italian town of Ivrea.

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Carnival in Brazil’s jungle

Carnival in Brazil's big cities might seem like a jungle, but they actually celebrate carnival in Brazil's real jungle too.

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The Photos Of 2018 Week 06

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

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The 2018 Carnival In Brazil in Photos

It's still on the bucket list. Let's make 2019 that year it disappears of that list.
It just looks so awesome.

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Bioluminescent phytoplankton lights up the coast at Big Sur

Bioluminescent phytoplankton glows along the coastal waters at Big Sur, California, U.S.
Let's be honest, nature is just totally cool.

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The South Korea Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony In Pictures

I've got to say I've not followed any of the build-up for these Olympic Games.
Will that make them less spectacular? Probably not.
Let's just hope the extreme cold which has been predicted and doping cheats ruin it for every one.

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