Snowflakes

Snowflakes

Videographic examining snow and snowflakes. Heavy snowfall across a large swath of southeast France has left one person dead and cut power to some 300,000 homes, with icy conditions snarling train and road traffic Friday.
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Meteorites

Meteorites

Videographic on meteorites and asteroids – the solar system’s earliest known celestial bodies. To accompany a story on the world's oldest intact meteorite crater moving on Tuesday.
The physics behind a moving rugby ball

The physics behind a moving rugby ball

Videographic examining the unique movement of a rugby ball through the air. Teams are preparing for the prestigious rugby union Six Nations tournament starting on Saturday February 1.
Huge waves as powerful storm batters coastal areas in southern France

Huge waves as powerful storm batters coastal areas in southern France

Huge waves batter the coastal town of Argelès-sur-Mer as Storm Gloria arrives in the south of France, bringing torrential rain and flooding. (COMPLETES VID1O26VF_EN)
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Powerful storm batters south of France

Powerful storm batters south of France

Storm Gloria arrives in southeastern France, accompanied by torrential rain, flooding and high seas along the coastline.
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Trump arrives in Davos hours before impeachment trial reopens

Trump arrives in Davos hours before impeachment trial reopens

US President Donald Trump arrives in Davos aboard his helicopter to attend the World Economic Forum where he will give a keynote speech just hours before his impeachment trial kicks off in Washington.
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Prince Harry en route to reunite with Meghan

Prince Harry en route to reunite with Meghan

A convoy of two cars believed to be carrying Prince Harry isfo filmed at the entrance to the estate where he and his family are staying in North Saanich, Vancouver Island.
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Chinese travel home for Lunar New Year holiday

Chinese travel home for Lunar New Year holiday

An outbreak of a mysterious virus has not deterred millions of people in China from packing into crowded trains as they head home for the Lunar New Year. of timelapse outside Beijing Railway StationN°1O23M8
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Malnourished lion dies in Sudan park despite online campaign

Malnourished lion dies in Sudan park despite online campaign

There is a growing online campaign to save a group of lions in a park in Khartoum, Sudan as one of them dies. Officials said the conditions of the five creatures had deteriorated in recent weeks, with some losing almost two-thirds of their body w...
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Papuans on trial in Indonesia 'forced' to remove penis gourds

Papuans on trial in Indonesia 'forced' to remove penis gourds

Two Papuan activists on trial for treason in Indonesia's capital Jakarta decried what they described as "racism" after a court on Monday ordered them to remove penis gourds that they defended as traditional dress. It is the second time their nativ...
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Too many show for Sri Lanka twins record bid

Too many show for Sri Lanka twins record bid

A Sri Lankan attempt to set a world record for the largest gathering of twins may have failed Monday after an unexpectedly large turnout overwhelmed organisers who vowed to try again.
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Huawei executive's extradition hearing begins

Huawei executive's extradition hearing begins

Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of China's Huawei, arrives at a Canadian court for the start of a hearing for her extradition to the United States. She was wearing an electronic ankle bracelet that authorities ordered her to wear as a condit...
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Huawei executive leaves Canadian court after extradition hearing

Huawei executive leaves Canadian court after extradition hearing

Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese firm Huawei, leaves a Canadian courtroom in Vancouver after the first day of a hearing for her extradition to the United States, where she is wanted by authorities for alleged fraud.
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Trump leaves for Davos on eve of Senate trial

Trump leaves for Davos on eve of Senate trial

One day before the start of the historic impeachment trial in Washington DC, US President Donald Trump leaves for Davos, in Switzerland.
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Rimini celebrates the centenary Fellini's birth with his favourite cake

Rimini celebrates the centenary Fellini's birth with his favourite cake

The Italian city of Rimini celebrates the centenary of the birth of its cinematic legend Federico Fellini, with his favourite cake, the "Zuppa Inglese".
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Repairs skyrocket as 'Velib' bikes hit by French transport strike

Repairs skyrocket as 'Velib' bikes hit by French transport strike

Users of Paris's bike-for-hire service 'Vélib' are up in arms over the lack of availability in the French capital's massive stock of bikes. The use of Velibs sky-rocketed at the start of a public transport strike six weeks ago, but so have the rep...
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Egypt village turns a profit on used tyres

Egypt village turns a profit on used tyres

Residents of the Egyptian village of Mit al-Harun eke out a living by recycling old tyres into baskets, landscaping materials and alternative fuels.
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US: Gun rights supporters weigh in on proposed gun laws

US: Gun rights supporters weigh in on proposed gun laws

"We're trying to change the culture. The more people see guns, they'll get used to them, they'll stop being afraid of them," a gun rights supporter from Ohio tells the AFP at a pro-gun rally in Richmond, Virginia. Several hundred activists gathere...
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Migrants wade across river, crossing into Mexico from Guatemala

Migrants wade across river, crossing into Mexico from Guatemala

A spectacular sight in Guatemala as hundreds of Central Americans fill the river that divides Guatemala and Mexico.
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The migrant "2020 caravan" tries to storm into Mexico

The migrant "2020 caravan" tries to storm into Mexico

Hundreds of Central Americans from a new migrant caravan try to force their way into Mexico by crossing the river that divides the country from Guatemala.
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Evacuees in limbo as Philippine volcano threatens to erupt

Evacuees in limbo as Philippine volcano threatens to erupt

Houses near the rumbling Philippine volcano are abandoned as police imposed a no-entry rule, forcing many villagers to stay in emergency shelters and uncertain as to when they could return home. IMAGES of villagers and aerial images of the island ...
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Storm Gloria approaches French coast

Storm Gloria approaches French coast

After causing two deaths in Spain, Storm "Gloria" is fast approaching the French coast. In Argelès-sur-Mer, in the Eastern Pyrenees, heavy rain has already begun to fall, while waves are getting bigger and bigger.
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Huawei executive arrives at Canada court for start of extradition hearing

Huawei executive arrives at Canada court for start of extradition hearing

Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of China's Huawei, arrives at a Canadian court for the start of a hearing for her extradition to the United States. Images show an electronic ankle bracelet that authorities ordered her to wear as a condition ...
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Black smoke rises from burning tyres blocking a bridge in Iraq's Nasiriyah

Black smoke rises from burning tyres blocking a bridge in Iraq's Nasiriyah

Black smoke rises from burning tyres blocking the Fahed bridge in Nasiriyah, as thousands of anti-government demonstrators sought to shut streets across the country, after the deadline they had given authorities to implement long-awaited reforms e...
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French president welcomes Coca-Cola and Netflix to Chateau de Versailles for investment forum

French president welcomes Coca-Cola and Netflix to Chateau de Versailles for investment forum

French President Emmanuel Macron talks to Coca Cola's chief executive James Quincey, and Netflix CEO Reed Hastings at the "Choose France" investment forum at the Château de Versailles. CEOs from all over the world were invited to the event, design...
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