Sunset

Dandelion

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A dandelion is silhouetted against the sky as the sun sets in Freiburg

A boy showers off after sunset at the beach in Cardiff

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A boy showers off after sunset at the beach in Cardiff, California

An Afghan family walks during sunset in

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An Afghan family walks during sunset in Herat on Tuesday. Over a third of Afghans are living in abject poverty, a UN report said.

Pelicans rest as the sun sets behind a water reservoir in the Emek Hefer valley north of the Israeli city of Tel Aviv. Thousands of migrant Pelicans pass though Israel on their way to Africa, and go back to Europe when summer. They take advantage of the safety of this artificial water source where they are fed by by local farmers with hundreds of kilogram of fish in a bid to prevent them from eating their other fish intend for sale.

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Pelicans rest as the sun sets behind a water reservoir in Emek Hefer, north of the Israeli city of Tel Aviv. Thousands of migrant Pelicans pass though Israel on their way to Africa, and go back to Europe in summer

The Atomic Bomb Dome is silhouetted at sunset in Hiroshima, western Japan,  Monday, Aug. 5, 2013. Hiroshima marks the 68th anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing Tuesday.

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The Atomic Bomb Dome is silhouetted at sunset in Hiroshima, western Japan, on Monday, eve of the 68th anniversary of the world’s first use of nuclear weapons in war

At dusk, the setting sunlight is reflected on the Taedong River in Pyongyang, North Korea on Sunday July 21, 2013. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)

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At dusk, the setting sunlight is reflected on the Taedong river in Pyongyang, North Korea on Sunday. Read more

The sun sets on the Mont Saint-Michel, a Unesco world heritage site, western France.

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The sun sets over Mont Saint-Michel, a Unesco world heritage site in western France

People take pictures of sunset on 42th street in New York City, during the biannual "Manhattanhenge"

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People take pictures of sunset on 42nd street in New York City during the biannual occurrence called “Manhattanhenge” on Wednesday.
Manhattanhenge, coined by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, occurs when the setting sun aligns itself with the east-west grid of streets in Manhattan, allowing the sun to shine down all streets at the same time.

Cambodian boys ride bicycles as they head to school by passing paddy rice field at Krang Tnung village on the outskirt of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Tuesday, May 7, 2013.

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Cambodian boys ride bicycles as they head to school by passing paddy rice field at Krang Tnung village on the outskirt of Phnom Penh in Cambodia.

Foreign tourists on a traditional boat enjoy the sunset at Kuta beach in Bali on April 26, 2013. According to data from the Central Statistics Agency (BPS) in February 2013, the number of foreign tourists arriving in Indonesia increased 14.5 percent to 678,400 at the beginning of the year.

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Tourists on a traditional boat enjoy the sunset at Kuta beach in Bali. Read more