Elephant calf George walks in line as his mother Karishma holds his tail during an event staged for the media at Whipsnade Zoo in Dunstable, England. George joined the herd on their daily walkabout to mark his first birthday, following training by his keepers to ensure that he can walk trunk to tail without wandering off or getting distracted by the busy zoo.
People toss fake paper money into the air as a form of an offering to their deceased relatives at a Chinese cemetery during Qingming Festival, in Singapore.
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Biomedical PhD student Meghan Betts (l.) and neurotechnology PhD student Andreas Thomik pose as they demonstrate a motion capture suit at the Strictly Science exhibition at Imperial College in London. Students at the university are using the motion capture suit to gather data about how movement is affected by age and disease.
Children wearing traditional clothes and make-up attend a religious ceremony before entering monkhood at Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar.
Warren Baxter from Oakville Ontario cheers for the Toronto Blue Jays as they play the Cleveland Indians in the second inning of their opening day MLB American League baseball game in Toronto, April 2.
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A youth plays with an empty camera as he takes a break from fishing in Lake Azuei, near the border with the Dominican Republic in Malpasse, Haiti, on April 1. Fish from Lake Azuei sell for 50 cents at local street markets.