Australopithecus
Emmanuel Janssens Casteels works on a replica of an Australopithecus in his workshop in Prayssas, Belgium. His company, called Ophys, specialises in life-size reconstructions of prehistoric animals for museums and theme parksRegis Duvignau/Reuters
stegosaur
The world's most complete Stegosaurus skeleton is unveiled at the Natural History Museum in London. The skeleton is 560cm long, 290cm tall, has over 300 bones and is the first complete dinosaur specimen to go on display at the Natural History Museum in nearly 100 yearsCarl Court/Getty Images
ice skating london
Members of the English National Ballet's production of The Nutcracker perform on an ice rink at the Natural History Museum in LondonTim P Whitby/Getty Images
Worlds biggest Christmas tree Rio
A 85-metre-high floating Christmas tree illuminates the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon in Rio de Janeiro, BrazilYasuyoshi Chiba/AFP
fog pakistan
Fog covers a field in the early morning on the outskirts of the Pakistani city of LahoreArif Ali/AFP
ice storm
A fence covered in ice is seen in Buda hills, Budapest, HungaryBernadett Szabo/Reuters
typhoon Hagupit
Workers remove a billboard in anticipation of strong winds brought by Typhoon Hagupit, locally named Ruby, in Cavite City, south of ManilaRomeo Ranoco/Reuters
chechnya
The multi-storey Press House in Grozny, Chechnya, is destroyed by fire, killing six gunmen. Russian news agencies quoted unidentified Health Ministry sources as saying at least 10 officers were killedElena Fitkulina/AFP
india slum fire
Taramuni Ray, 62, cries as she sits among the burned debris of her home after a fire at a slum in KolkataRupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters
peru climate change
A baby sleeps on her mother's lap at the Indigenous Pavilion on the sidelines of the UN climate change conference in Lima, PeruMartin Bernetti/AFP
peru lagarde
International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde dances with a local woman in Ayacucho, southeast of Lima, PeruStephen Jaffe/AFP
camilla swag bag
Camilla holds a 'Swag bag' during the opening of the Fine Cell Work pop-up shop at Fortnum & Mason in LondonAnthony Harvey/Getty Images
Hong Kong Wong
Student leader Joshua Wong sits in his tent covered with a blanket on the third day of his hunger strike outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong. One of the main student groups leading pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong said it is considering ending the demonstrationsBobby Yip/Reuters
manchester city
Manchester City's Pablo Zabaleta celebrates his goal against Sunderland at the Stadium of LightAndrew Yates/Reuters
ryan lochte
Ryan Lochte of the USA competes in the men's 200m freestyle final at the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships in Doha, QatarClive Rose/Getty Images
Spectre Aston Martin DB10
An Aston Martin DB10 is unveiled on stage during an event to mark the start of production for the new James Bond film Spectre at Pinewood StudiosStefan Wermuth/Reuters