Topic: wildfires

A man jumps over a water stream on a beach along the Arabian Sea in Mumbai
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Pictures of the Week: August 29 – September 6

From divides over American military strikes on Syria and wildfires in Yosemite National Park to the world’s first 100 million Euro soccer player and a limbless motivational speaker swimming with sharks, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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People at a quarry in Epworth, a suburb in Harare, Zimbabwe.
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Pictures of the Week: August 2 – August 9

From heavy flooding in Pakistan and Eid al-Fitr celebrations around the world to wildfires in Spain and a Pearl Harbor reenactment at America’s largest airshow, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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Rainbows in the Frame: Emblems of Hope in a Dark Year

As we envision what the coming year might bring, Lightbox pauses to celebrate sightings of rainbows — those fleeting emblems of hope — photographed over the past year in unexpected, incongruous places.

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Pictures of the Week: August 10 – August 17

From the earthquake in Iran and the killing of miners on strike by police in South Africa to the end of Ramadan and a meteor shower over Macedonia, TIME presents the best images of the week.

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