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Onlookers flock to see Mount Fagradalsfjall erupt in Iceland.

Thousands of people have flocked to Iceland after a volcano erupted near the capital, Reykjavik.On Friday evening, lava began to pour out of a crack in Mount Fagradalsfjall, the first eruption of its kind in over 800 years.The site was originally closed to the public, but from Saturday afternoon onwards, visitors were permitted to visit.Ulvar Kari Johannsson, a… Read More »

In Pictures: COVID mutes as planet ushers in 2021 New Year’s Eve

In most of the world, this New Year’s Eve is celebrated like no other, but even with most people happy to see the back of a year they would prefer to forget, conventional firework shows have been toned down, and massive audiences have been restricted by prohibitions on the coronavirus pandemic.

Dancers of the Royal Ballet of Russia

Dancers of the Royal Ballet of Russia perform a scene from Swan Lake during a rehearsal at the Colon theatre in Bogota, Colombia, on January 29, 2020. RAUL ARBOLEDA, AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES