February 24, 2012

Posted February 24th, 2012 at 3:09 pm (UTC-4)
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"Eta Carinae"

NASA's Hubble Telescope captured an image of Eta Carinae. This image consists of ultraviolet and visible light images from the High Resolution Channel of Hubble's Advanced Camera for Surveys. The larger of the two stars in the Eta Carinae system is a huge and unstable star that is nearing the end of its life, and the event that the 19th century astronomers observed was a stellar near-death experience. (ESA/NASA)

"Vietnam Sugarcane"

A farmer loads cut sugarcane onto a truck during harvest season in Thanh Hoa province, 200 km (124 miles) south of Hanoi. (Reuters)

"Afghanistan Unrest"

Afghan policemen form a line during an anti-US demonstration in Kabul. (AP)

"Israel Palestinians"

A video journalist films an Israeli soldier firing tear gas towards Palestinian protesters demanding the reopening of a key street in the West Bank city of Hebron. (AFP)


Albanian soldiers carry the coffin of Albanian Captain Feti Vogli, 31, at the Palace of Congress in Tirana. Afghan gunmen clad in police uniforms opened fire on NATO troops on February 20, 2012, in southern Afghanistan, killing Vogli and injuring two other foreign soldiers, according to Albania's Defense Ministry. (Reuters)

"Romania Longest Love Letter"

A man writes a love message on a board as he takes part in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the longest love letter in Bucharest during Dragobete, the traditional Romanian lovers' day. (Reuters)

"Singapore Scoreboard"

Two spectators walk past the scoreboard during the second round of the HSBC Women's Champions golf tournament at Tanah Merah Country Club in Singapore. (Reuters)

"Japan Football Match"

Iceland's Steinthor Freyr Thorsteinsson takes a flip throw during a throw-in at the friendly football match against Japan at Nagai Stadium in Osaka. (AFP)

"Italy Milan Fashion"

This multiple exposure image shows a model displaying a creation of Moschino Fall-winter 2012-2013 collection during the Women's fashion week in Milan. (AFP)

"Philippines Dog Show"

Groomed Shih Tzu dogs wait for the start of a competition during the Asia-Pacific Dog Show in Manila, Philippines. (Reuters)


One response to “February 24, 2012”

  1. Irene says:

    what a incredible picture!

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