The Photos Of 2017 Week 35
Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.Open this photogallery >
Burning Man 2017 in 112 awesome photos
The Burning Man festival in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada is the world's most creative festival.
You need to be creative to get there and you need to be creative to survive there. Being of open mind also helps to soak it all that you will see, feel and experience.
Bucketlist event for sure.
Total Solar Eclipse Over America
You'd have to go back almost 100 years to witness the last total solar eclipse over America and boy did they take advantage of this one. Just about everyone in the country had gotten themselves a pair of special eclipse glasses and stared at the sun (and moon) until it went dark. And light again.
Splash! Life as a mermaid
In Brazil, the mythical creature of the sea is quite real: women turn to mermaiding for an emotional lift and for fitness, incorporating free diving and underwater dancing skills.Open this photogallery >
Perseid meteor shower provides night time entertainment
The Perseid meteor shower lights up the night sky with annual event at its peak.Open this photogallery >
Carving out Michelangelo’s marble dream
In 1517, Michelangelo climbed Mount Altissimo in Tuscany and found the marble of his dreams.
It was, the Renaissance master wrote, "of compact grain, homogeneous, crystalline, reminiscent of sugar". He deemed it perhaps even more precious than that from nearby Carrara, where he had obtained marble for some of his most famous statues.
Testing the USS Gerald R. Ford
The newly commissioned USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier carries out tests of the launch and landing systems in the Atlantic Ocean.Open this photogallery >
Hot air ballooning over Italy looks gorgeous
Hot air balloons float over the Umbrian countryside.Open this photogallery >
Fireflies light up the night in Mexico
Tourists flock to sanctuaries near the town of Nanacamilpa in Mexico to watch fireflies as they gather to mate in the forest.Open this photogallery >
Classic car rally in Austrian Alps
Gorgeous cars in a gorgeous setting. What's not to love?Open this photogallery >
A Pow Wow gathering in New Mexico
Traditional dancers from Indian Nations compete at the 32nd annual Taos Pueblo Pow Wow, a social gathering and summer celebration.Open this photogallery >
South Korean barista Lee Kang-bin is taking coffee art to the next level, creating miniature imitations of famous paintings on foamy cups of java at his central Seoul cafe.Open this photogallery >