Mars impact crater
A fresh impact crater has been spotted on the surface of the Red Planet by the HiRISE camera on board the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The crater wasn't there when this area was last photographed in February 2012Nasa/JPL-Caltech/MSSS
Dakar Rally 2015
A rider walks towards his motorbike on the Salar de Uyuni salt flat during stage eight of the 2015 Dakar Rally between Uyuni in Bolivia and Iquique in ChileFranck Fife/AFP
makar sakranti
A Sadhu, or Hindu holy man, takes a dip at the confluence of the river Ganges and the Bay of Bengal, ahead of the Makar Sankranti festival. Hindu monks and pilgrims are making their annual trip to Sagar Island, south of Kolkata, for Wednesday's festivalRupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters
weather waves
Waves crash over the harbour wall as gale force winds hit Porthcawl in south WalesRebecca Naden/Reuters
weston pier
The neglected 1867 Grade II listed Birnbeck Pier in Weston-Super-Mare is on the verge of collapse after recent high winds caused more damage to the already crumbling structureMatt Cardy/Getty Images
Abandoned department store in Bangkok
A flooded abandoned department store is seen in Bangkok. The roofless New World department store was closed down in 1997Chaiwat Subprasom/Reuters
rugby scrum
Charlie Mulchrone of Worcester Cavaliers stands over the scrum during their Aviva Premiership Rugby A League final against Saracens Storm at Sixways Stadium in WorcesterLaurence Griffiths/Getty Images
american football
Oregon Ducks' Austin Daich walks off the field after losing to the Ohio State Buckeyes in the 2015 CFP National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TexasTim Heitman-USA Today/Reuters
obama basketball
Members of the San Antonio Spurs pose with US President Barack Obama in the East Room of the White House to celebrate the team's 2014 NBA championshipBrendan Smialowski/AFP
pope wind
A gust of wind blows the mantle of Pope Francis as he arrives at Colombo airport in Sri LankaStefano Rellandini/Reuters
paris kosher supermarket
Relatives of the four people killed in an attack at a Paris kosher supermarket embrace upon the arrival of their coffins at Israel's Ben Gurion International AirportKobi Gideon/Reuters
Anti-fascist protesters take part in a demonstration against the right wing Pegida movement (Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamisation of the West) in Duesseldorf, GermanyIna Fassbender/Reuters
brick factory
A worker stacks bricks on his head at a brick factory in Lalitpur, NepalNavesh Chitrakar/Reuters
india industry
A labourer takes down boxes inside a tin recycling factory in a slum area in MumbaiDanish Siddiqui/Reuters
china exams
Students' exam papers are inspected during the marking of the national college entrance examination for the higher academy of fine arts in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, ChinaChinaFotoPress/Getty Images
detroit motor show
The new Ford GT is surrounded by journalists after its unveiling at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, MichiganGeoff Robins/AFP