Photos of the Week (02/27/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) 42 pictures from Reuters: The battle inside the Ukraine.

2) Global support for the Ukraine continues. Photos: The Guardian

3) A child sleeps on steps while awaiting her mother at a COVID-19 testing center in Hong Kong as the city faces its worst coronavirus wave to date. Photo: AFP

4) The Trafalgar Coat, worn by Admiral Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, is moved before being 3D digitalized for the National Maritime Museum’s website. The hole from the bullet that killed him is visible in the left shoulder of the coat. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA

5) This clone of Newton’s apple tree was planted at Cambridge University’s Botanic Garden in 1954. It blew down during Storm Eunice. Photograph: Sam Brockington/PA

6) A worker removes dead anchovies washed up on the shores of the Coliumo beach near Concepcion, Chile, Feb. 20, 2022. Photo: Reuters

7) Snorkellers look for sharks in the Mediterranean Sea. The hot water gushing from a nearby industrial plant draws sandbar sharks to the area. Photograph: Ariel Schalit/AP

8) Baby sea turtles head towards the sea during the sunset at Lhoknga beach in Aceh province, Indonesia. Photo: AFP

9) Team members try to hold onto their donkeys in the start-lane ahead of a weekly donkey race, in Saar, Bahrain. Photo: Reuters

10) A man looks inside a sculpture made from broken colored plastic artifacts in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photo: AP

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