A shepherd herds a flock of sheep near Lake Tuz in Aksaray province of Turkey, Oct. 25, 2021. Lake Tuz, Turkey’s second-largest lake, and home to several bird species has seen its waters entirely recede this year, a victim of climate change-induced drought that has hit the region as well as decadeslong wrongful agricultural policies that have exhausted the lake’s underground waters.
Alice from the story "Alice in Wonderland" and Little Amal look toward the Radcliffe Camera, Oxford, England, Oct. 26, 2021. Little Amal, the 3.5-meter-tall puppet representing a migrant Syrian girl, visited Oxford while on her 8,000-kilometer journey across Europe. This year marks the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's "Through the Looking-Glass," which was celebrated by Oxford's Story Museum with the creation of a giant Alice puppet.