Winnie Pajcic, 9, holds on to a railing as she leans back in the wind during a visit to Stockton Park in Ortega, Florida, in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Beryl, whhich came ashore early Monday near Jacksonville Beach with near-hurricane-strength winds of 70 mph. (Kelly Jordan/The Florida Times-Union) Click image to zoom.
A gorilla shows interest in visitors at the Taipei Zoo in Taipei, Taiwan. (Wally Santana/Associated Press)
Wild horses are driven into an arena to pick out young stallions in Duelmen, Germany. It is believed that this is the last herd of wild horses on the European continent; more than 300 of the indigenous horses stay free and wild without any care under the protection of the Duke of Croy. Once a year the new born stallions are caught and sold, but all mares stay with the herd to guarantee the survival of the endangered species. (Martin Meissner/Associated Press) Click image to zoom.
The sun sets behind the gutted remains of the old St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Missouri. (Charlie Riedel/Associated Press)
An annular solar eclipse occurs as the moon passes between the Earth and the sun as partially seen at sunrisefrom the coastal township of Gumaca, Quezon province, 187 kilometers (116 miles) southeast of Manila, Philippines. (AP)
Bottlenose dolphins leaping at sunset in Bahamas. (Barcroft)
A Sumatran orangutan holds her 5-week-old baby Malou at the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Steffen Schmidt/Associated Press)