Filipino soldiers wearing chemical suits are seen during an exercise inside a miltary base northeast of Manila in the Philippines
Indian workers give the final touches to election campaign vehicles of various parties in Hyderabad, ahead of the forthcoming national elections
Namib Desert, Namibia, taken by South Korea's Kompsat-2 satellite. The blue and white area is the dry river bed of the Tsauchab
Ballycotton Lighthouse in Co Cork, captured earlier this week by Darren Spoonley
Freight cars filled with coal parked inside a coal mining facility in Huaibei, in northern China
Soldiers with the US Army's 4th squadron 2nd Cavalry Regiment and the Afghan National Army (ANA) return to their vehicles following a patrol through a village
Lamps hang from a tree at the Lietzensee Lake in Berlin, Germany. The Giuseppe Marcone Foundation started the art project with many differently shaped lamps to mobilise against violence
A long exposure, fish eye view of a NASA-funded sounding rocket launching into an aurora over Venetie, Alaska
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