The Royal Observatory, Greenwich recently announced the winners of the 2014 international astronomy photography competition. These stunning pictures all received prizes, and the rest can be seen at the observatory’s annual free exhibition in England.
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Photos via The Guardian.
Ukraine peace talks produce deal on buffer zone
AP: Representatives of Ukraine, Russia, the Moscow-backed rebels and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe reached a deal that creates a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants.
The negotiators also reached an agreement on the withdrawal of all foreign fighters and mercenaries.
Photo: Local resident Luba Zikova cries in front of her damaged house after shelling in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)