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Place Year
Description
1 Malcolm_W._Browne_Buddhist_monk_Thich_Quang_D_75.jpg
Malcolm W. Browne

Saigon 1963
Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc sets himself ablaze in protest against the persecution of Buddhists by the South Vietnamese government.

2 Neil_Armstrong_Man_Walks_on_Moon_3068.jpg
Neil Armstrong

1969
Man Walks on Moon

3 Pablo_Bartholomew_A_child_killed_by_the_poiso_658.jpg
Pablo Bartholomew

Bhopal 1984
A child killed by the poisonous gas leak in the Union Carbide chemical plant disaster.

4 Steve_McCurry_Afghan_girl_3029.jpg
Steve McCurry

1984
Afghan girl

5 Kevin_Carter_The_vulture_is_waiting_for__3069.jpg
Kevin Carter

1993
The vulture is waiting for the girl to die to eat her.

6 Michael_Clancy_In_this_photo,_a_21-week-ol_3026.jpg
Michael Clancy

1999
21-week-old fetus grasps the hand of Dr. Joseph Bruner during a mid-pregnancy operation.

7 Finbarr_O_Reilly_The_fingers_of_malnourished_1663.jpg
Finbarr O`Reilly

Tahoua 2005
A malnourished child (Alassa Galisou) and her mother (Fatou Ousseini)

8 _The_pilot_Colonel_Paul_Tib_15955.jpg
Unknown


The pilot Colonel Paul Tibbets waving his hand from the cockpit B-29 bomber Enola Gay before the first in the history of dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima (total casualties over 140,000)

9 Voyager_Earth_from_6_billion_kilome_3066.jpg
Voyager


Earth from 6 billion kilometers (3.7 billion miles) away.

10 Unknown_A_father_stares_at_the_hand_3059.jpg
Unknown

1905
A father stares at the hands of his five year-old daughter, which were severed as a punishment for having harvested too little caoutchouc/rubber.

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