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The bright light of a solar flare on the left side of the sun and an eruption of solar material shooting through the sun’s atmosphere, called a prominence eruption, appear in this NASA image taken June 20, 2013, at 11:15 p.m. EDT. A small NASA telescope was poised for launch to try to determine how the sun heats up its atmosphere to millions of degrees, sending off rivers of particles that define the boundaries of the solar system. (NASA/SDO/Reuters )

The sun: what a star!

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Sewage from Bethlehem and Beit Sahour cascades into the Kidron just upstream from Ubiedyeh. According to the Jerusalem Wastewater and Purification Enterprises, three-quarters of the sewage in the Kidron comes from East Jerusalem neighborhoods, which are predominately Arab, and the rest comes from Palestinian Authority towns like Beit Sahour and Ubiedyeh. (Christa Case Bryant/The Christian Science Monitor)

Kidron River Valley

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An Ukrainian soldier aims his rifle at pro-Russia protesters gathered in front of a Ukrainian airbase in Kramatorsk, in eastern Ukraine April 15, 2014. (Marko Djurica/Reuters)

Ukraine on the brink

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A Tunisian protester wearing a badge depicting the image of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, during a demonstration calling for the departure of the Islamist-led ruling coalition at Kasbah Square where the government headquarters are located, in Tunis, Tunisia, November 15, 2013 . (Anis Mili/Reuters)

Post Arab Spring Struggles

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A man dressed as one of the Three Wise Men greets the crowd after arriving at Gijon port January 5, 2011. Traditionally, children in Spain receive their Christmas presents on the morning of January 6, delivered by the Three Wise Men. (Eloy Alonso/Reuters)

Christmas Around the World

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ECUADOR (Reuters)

FIFA World Cup 2014: Who is in?

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A Pacific white-sided dolphin approaches visitors wearing diving helmets and gears in an ocean aquarium at Enoshima Aquarium in Fujisawa, southwest of Tokyo, Oct. 28, 2006. By using the gears called 'Seawalker,' non-swimmer visitors also can walk in 3 meters deep of water and enjoy dolphin observation. (Itsuo Inouye/AP)

Swimming with the big fish

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A husband and wife protect their baby from the rain as they wait for an evacuation flight, Nov. 12, 2013. (Wally Santana/AP)

Recovering from a powerful storm: Typhoon Haiyan