Future of the Environment

10 striking images that tell the stories of the decade

Reuters selected photographs showing major moments in the past decade. Image: REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Sean Fleming

Senior Writer, Formative Content


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The Northern Lights are seen above the ash plume from the Eyjafjallajӧkull volcano in Iceland, 22 April 2010. Image: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/
Britain’s Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge following their wedding in London’s Westminster Abbey Image: REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
Usain Bolt of Jamaica in the 2016 Rio Olympics, Men’s 100m Semi-Finals Image: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, signs a copy of her book Image: REUTERS/Olivia Harris
Smoke billows as fire engulfs the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Image: REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
A tree in the Amazon jungle burns as it is cleared by farmers in Rio Pardo, Rondonia, Brazil Image: REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
An aerial view of a coastal town devastated by super Typhoon Haiyan in Samar province, Philippines Image: REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Lone activist Leshia Evans stands her ground while offering her hands for arrest as she is charged by riot police during a protest Image: REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Image: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Swedish environmental activists including Greta Thunberg from the Youth for Climate movement at the National Assembly in Paris Image: REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

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