A snowy owl looks into a camera at an animal park in Neumunster, Germany, on Friday, March 4.
Workers prepare to move a building in Wuhan, China, on Wednesday, March 9. The historical site, which used to be a headquarters for volunteer firefighters, will be moved 90 meters (295 feet) so the original location can be redeveloped.
A model wears a creation by Iris Van Herpen during a fashion show in Paris on Tuesday, March 8.
A scientist in Stralsund, Germany, holds up the eye of a dead minke whale on Thursday, March 10. The animal was found dead in the Cadet Channel of the Baltic Sea, according to the German Maritime Museum.
Pope Francis confesses in St. Peter's Basilica during the Vatican's penitential celebration on Friday, March 4.
Zookeepers in Arhem, Netherlands, prepare a sedated lion for transportation on Thursday, March 10. The 5-year-old lion, Zeus, was being moved to a zoo in Hungary.
Lionel Zinsou, Benin's Prime Minister and a presidential candidate, is guarded by security personnel as he prepares to cast his vote in Cotonou, Benin, on Sunday, March 6.
A man lies by a pool at an apartment complex in Atlanta on Wednesday, March 9.
A baby polar bear is fed by her mother at a zoo in Bremerhaven, Germany, on Wednesday, March 9.
A delegate takes a photo on the steps of Beijing's Great Hall of the People after a plenary session of the National People's Congress on Wednesday, March 9.
A gas explosion destroyed a house and left at least two people dead in Taboao da Serra, Brazil, on Wednesday, March 9.
A weasel runs on the Arctic beach of Unstad, Norway, on Tuesday, March 8.
A man enjoys a cigar Saturday, March 5, during the gala dinner of the Habanos Festival in Havana, Cuba.
Kosovo Albanians take part in Night of the Fires, an annual bonfire ceremony in the village of Prekaz on Monday, March 7. On March 7, 1998, 46 troops with the Kosovo Liberation Army were killed by Serbian forces during the Kosovo War.