The world's largest oceanarium opens, the Obamas dance at the Inaugural Ball and models take the runway in this week in photos.
A record breaking temperature of 114 degrees F sent people jumping into Dee Why rock pool to beat the heat in Sydney.
President Barack Obama bows to First Lady Michelle Obama before their dance at the Inaugural Ball in Washington, DC.
A man gazes at the marine wildlife on display at the newly opened Resort World Sentosa’s Marine Life Park in Singapore. It is the world’s largest oceanarium with 12 million gallons of water and 100,000 marine animals of more than 800 species.
Musher, Darren Lafevre, races his dogs, training them for the Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain’s annual sled dog rally occurring this weekend.
To promote cheese from Holland, young women hold up wheels of Dutch gouda at the 2013 Gruene Woche agricultural trade fair in Berlin. It is the world’s largest agricultural trade fair, and Holland is this year’s partner country.
Fans at The London Model Engineering Exhibition operate model trains in a scene replicating the Beatle’s famous album cover at Abbey Road. The exhibition features more than a thousand different models of locomotives, boats, and aircraft.
A model walks the runway in a creation by Giorgio Armani during his Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2013 fashion show in Paris.
Passengers trek through the snow on their way to Gatwick Airport in London. Heavy snowfall hit most of the UK, causing travel disruptions.
Musician, Tim Hassal, performs during the “Express Fashion” show onboard the Dubai Metro. The moving train hosted the live catwalk show, kicking off Dubai Fashion 2013.
A daring man balances on the new rope park at the Shimbulak Ski Resort in the Tien Shan mountains. The park is the world’s highest rope park mounted on artificial supports.
Australian artist, Ewen Coates, sets up his installation called “Overground” at Art Stage Singapore. His work consists of 12 life-sized bronze heads each wearing a balaclava. Inside each head is a small diorama depicting a particular scene about “the way the mind deals with suffering.”
A less than a day old newborn Asian elephant calf lies in its enclosure at Chester Zoo in Chester, England. The zoo is part of a breeding program that focuses on sustaining the elephant population in Europe, and the calf is the second elephant to be born at the zoo in 12 weeks.
Brazilian graffiti artist, Eduardo Kobra, puts the finishing touches to his 184-foot creation at the financial center on Sao Paulo’s Avenida Paulista. His piece pays tribute to Oscar Niemeyer, one of the 20th century’s most influential modernist architects, who died in December 2012.
Adidas Golf introduces their new lightweight golf shoe by having Brandt Snedeker, Jason Day, and Dustin Johnson fly life-size remote replicas of themselves at a conference in San Diego. The new footwear will be available January 24th.