Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:16:56 GMT | By Francis Whittaker
Week in pictures: 7 September

Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

Whitehorse, Yukon (© Reuters/NASA)
  • Whitehorse, Yukon (© Reuters/NASA)
  • Singapore (© REUTERS/Tim Chong)
  • Luciano dos Santos Pereira (© Reuters/SUZANNE PLUNKETT;)
  • Coin, Spain (© Reuters/John Nacza)
  • Putin leads cranes in flight (© REUTERS/Alexsey Druginyn/RIA Novosti/Kremlin)
  • Chongqing, China (© Reuters/China Daily)
  • Juba, South Sudan (© REUTERS/Adriane Ohanesian)
  • London, England (© REUTERS/Eddie Keogh)
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Swirls of green and red appear in an aurora over Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. According to NASA, the aurora was due to the interaction of a coronal mass ejection (CME) from the sun with Earth's magnetosphere.


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