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Widespread flooding in Europe on The Big Picture.

Widespread flooding in Europe on The Big Picture.

Turkey erupts in protest on The Big Picture.

Turkey erupts in protest on The Big Picture.

A look at the lives of Afghan civilians on The Big Picture.

A look at the lives of Afghan civilians on The Big Picture.

 A magnolia tree in Royal Victoria Park in Bath, England.  (Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
Click on photo to view The Natural World photo gallery: What a colorful world

 A magnolia tree in Royal Victoria Park in Bath, England.  (Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Click on photo to view The Natural World photo gallery: What a colorful world

Sugar and salt on The Big Picture.

Sugar and salt on The Big Picture.

By rail on The Big Picture.

By rail on The Big Picture.

Watch as Globe staffer John Tlumacki captured spring returning to his backyard

A female Bornean orangutan named Mari sat with her male newborn at the Singapore Zoo.
(Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)
Click image to view The Natural World photo gallery: Spring babies

A female Bornean orangutan named Mari sat with her male newborn at the Singapore Zoo.

(Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Click image to view The Natural World photo gallery: Spring babies

The Big Picture: Holi celebrations 2013
Boys spray colored foam during Holi celebrations at a lane near the Bankey Bihari temple in Vrindavan, India on March 26, 2013. (Adnan Abidi/Reuters) 

The Big Picture: Holi celebrations 2013

Boys spray colored foam during Holi celebrations at a lane near the Bankey Bihari temple in Vrindavan, India on March 26, 2013. (Adnan Abidi/Reuters) 

A soldier’s photographs sat in a box for 45 years after the Vietnam war.  He shares them now on The Big Picture.

A soldier’s photographs sat in a box for 45 years after the Vietnam war.  He shares them now on The Big Picture.