Heart surgeon after 23-hour-long (successful) heart transplant.
Father and son (1949 vs 2009)
12 year old Brazilian playing the violin at his teacher’s funeral
Diego Frazão Torquato, 12 year old Brazilian playing the violin at his teacher’s funeral. The teacher had helped him escape poverty and violence through music.
Russian soldier playing an abandoned piano in Chechnya
Young man just found out his brother was killed
Christians protect Muslims during prayer in the midst of the 2011 uprisings in Cairo
A firefighter gives water to a koala during the Black Saturday bushfires
Terri Gurrola is reunited with her daughter after serving in Iraq for 7 months
Distributing food to the homeless in India
Indian homeless men wait to receive free food distributed outside a mosque ahead of Eid al-Fitr in New Delhi, India
Man Falling from the World Trade Center on 9/11. “The Falling Man.”
Alcoholic father with his son
Sunset on Mars
Five-year-old gypsy boy on New Year’s Eve 2006 in the gypsy community of St. Jacques, Perpignan
Myanmar after a cyclone
Hhaing The Yu, 29, holds his face in his hand as rain falls on the decimated remains of his home near Myanmar’s capital of Yangon (Rangoon). In May 2008, cyclone Nargis struck southern Myanmar, leaving millions homeless and claiming more than 100,000 lives
A dog named “Leao” sits for a second consecutive day at the grave of her owner, who died in the disastrous landslides near Rio de Janiero in 2011.
“Wait For Me Daddy,” by Claude P. Dettloff in New Westminster, Canada, October 1, 1940
WW2 Russian tank veteran finds the tank in which he spent the war
Tsunami survivor, Japan
The Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, Holland, 1888
Greg Cook hugging his dog Coco
Greg Cook hugs his dog Coco after finding her inside his destroyed home in Alabama following the Tornado in March, 2012
Russian soldiers preparing for the Battle of Kursk
During massive floods in Cuttack City, India, in 2011, a heroic villager saved numerous stray cats by carrying them with a basket balanced on his head
An Afghan man offers tea to soldiers
Sunday, November 17, 2013
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