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Three oiled rock hopper penguins on the island chain of Tristan da Cunha. Thousands of endangered penguins have been coated with oil after a cargo ship ran aground and broke up on a remote British South Atlantic territory. The shipwreck also threatens the lobster fishery that provides a livelihood to one of the world's most isolated communities. (Trevor Glass/AP)

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A decorated horse participates in the Ghode Jatra festival, an annual horse racing festival, in Katmandu, Nepal. According to legend, the festival is held to celebrate the victory over a demon named Tundi. It is believed that the clamor of horses' hooves on Ghode Jatra keeps the demon's sprit away. (Niranjan Shrestha/AP)

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Jae Jae, a five year old Sumatran Tiger, looks out of his new 2,500 square meter enclosure at London Zoo. (Andrew Winning/Reuters)

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An Afghan boy swings on the occasion of Nawroz, the New Year ceremony, held at the Sakhi shrine in Kabul, Afghanistan. In a speech marking the Afghan new year, Vice President Abdul Karim Khalili called on militants to lay down their weapons because the nation would never return to the days of hard-line Taliban rule. (Dar Yasin/AP )

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An indigenous Indian from the State of Minas Gerais, protests in Congress against two proposed constitutional amendment (PEC) presented by parliamentarians that alter the process of demarcation of indigenous lands in Brasilia. (Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters)

A white tiger cub growls at the Buenos Aires Zoo in Argentina. The cub's mother, Cleo, a captive Bengal white tiger, gave birth to two females and two males on Jan. 14. (Natacha Pisarenko/AP)

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men dance while celebrating the Jewish holiday of Purim at a synagogue in Bnei Brak early morning Saturday, March 20. Purim is a celebration of the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther. (Nir Elias/Reuters)

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On the first day of spring in Germany a bumble bee collects pollen from a blooming crocus in the sun at a traffic island in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Martin Meissner/AP)

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Dominican Republic catcher Carlos Santana celebrates with the trophy after his team defeated Puerto Rico to win the World Baseball Classic in San Francisco, March 19, 2013. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters)

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