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The devastation on Fort Myers Beach is clear in a view south of Matanzas Pass Preserve. Thomas James for WGCU/NPR hide caption

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See aerial pictures that show Hurricane Ian's toll

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Lorraine Arroyo Román serves "asopao" during a protest against LUMA Energy in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico on Saturday. Román is illuminated by the lights of police vehicles. Gabriella N. Báez for NPR hide caption

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Destroyed homes on Pine Island Road on Matlacha Island, Fla.on Oct. 3, 2022 after Hurricane Ian ravaged the area. Carlos Osorio for NPR hide caption

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Jewish pilgrims gather at a lake to perform Tashlikh, an atonement ritual that involves symbolically casting one's sins into a body of water, during the Rosh Hashanah pilgrimage to Rabbi Nachman's tomb in Uman, Ukraine on Monday. Despite Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a reported 23,000 adherents made the trip, which was complicated by the grounding of civilian aviation throughout Ukraine. Pete Kiehart for NPR hide caption

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War didn't stop Hasidic pilgrims from gathering in Ukraine for the Jewish new year

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Left: "You can feel the stares. Yes, I'm here, I'm bald, and I exist. What about it?" Faith Williams Right: "This journey takes you through radical acceptance. You're going outside, showing your true self. I am not hiding." Jennifer Gadosky Paris Benson hide caption

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Boxes of dates are auctioned off by the tens of kilos at the Buraydah Date Festival in Buraydah, Saudi Arabia, on Aug. 3, 2022. Tasneem Alsultan hide caption

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Get a peek inside this Saudi Arabian date festival

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Izquierda: Laura Mámbel, de 30 años, en una terraza del barrio de El Rincón, en el suroeste de Medellín, Colombia. Su principal objetivo es tener una vida económicamente sostenible a través de la danza. Derecha: Heber López, de 29 años, realiza un "giro de cabeza" en un semáforo del sur de Cali, Colombia. Jair Fernando Coll Rubiano hide caption

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Mom in Mexico City, a year prior to her Alzheimer's diagnosis. She was already showing symptoms — misplacing things, withdrawing from social activities, changes in her mood and increased memory loss. Alicia Vera hide caption

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Staff and volunteers load a camel into a vehicle to be evacuated from Feldman Ecopark in Kharkiv, Ukraine, on May 4. The zoo has been shelled repeatedly during the Russian invasion. At least five staff or volunteers were killed and nearly 100 animals at the zoo died as of April. Carol Guzy for NPR hide caption

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Dodging Russian bombs, these volunteers risk it all to save Ukraine's animals

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A home is submerged in floodwaters caused by Hurricane Fiona in Cayey, Puerto Rico, on Sunday. Stephanie Rojas/AP hide caption

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Britain's King Charles III, Britain's Princess Anne, Princess Royal, Britain's Prince Andrew, Duke of York and Britain's Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex arrive at Westminster Abbey. Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Members of the group Danzas y Bailes tradicionales Alma Mexicana perform a regional dance from Jalisco, México, at México City's Teatro Ferrocarrilero Gudelio Morales in July. Estefania Mitre/NPR hide caption

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Tío Sergio Carlos Mayorga, que ha bailado folklórico por 42 años, en el Teatro Ferrocarrilero Gudelio Morales de Ciudad de México en julio. Estefania Mitre/NPR hide caption

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February 18, 2005: Swiss Roger Federer returns to Russian Nikolay Davydenko in the quarter final of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam. Toussaint Kluiters/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Angelita Perez, 78, is photographed in Hillcrest Care, the small assisted-living facility she owns in El Dorado Hills, Calif., on July 14, 2022. Perez has a passion for serving aging Baby Boomers, an endeavor that is increasingly plagued by serious issues in the U.S. health-care system. Geloy Concepcion for NPR hide caption

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Mourners gather to lay flowers outside Windsor Castle in Berkshire following the announcement of the death of Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday. Jonathan Brady/PA Images via Getty Images hide caption

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July 5, 1937: Lord Elphinstone (left) greets the British royal Family. From left: Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother (second from left), Princess Margaret (third from left), Princess Elizabeth (third from right) and King George VI (far right) at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, Scotland. Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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February 18, 2021: Serena Williams serves against Naomi Osaka during their women's singles semi-final match on day eleven of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia. William West/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A man walks over his collapsed mud house after heavy monsoon rains in Jaffarabad district, Balochistan province, on Aug. 28. Fida Hussain/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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