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Photo: Gas tank tree

The 43-meter sculpture "Rainforest tree" towers in the Gasometer in Oberhausen, Germany, a former gas tank now used as an exhibition space. The giant tree by artist Wolfgang Volz, which is intended to "transform the industrial colossus into a cathedral of nature," is part of the new UNESCO exhibition "Magic places: nature and culture monuments of the world." Photo: AP/Martin Meissner

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    Reunited after the explosions
    An unidentified Boston Marathon runner, center, is reunited with loved ones near Copley Square.
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    Obama boards the Rosa Parks bus
    President Barack Obama sits on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum.
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    Puppet theater
    After disappointing results in the Mississippi and Alabama primaries this week, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich vowed that his campaign would continue.