A lioness looks to the camera at the newly-established Al Ma'wa wildlife reserve, which hosts 10 different kinds of animals, in the northern town of Jerash, Jordan October 10, 2016. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed - RTSRMCG (Reuters)

Look Again: The day's most compelling images from around the globe

Fascinating world views from Lenin's Mausoleum in Moscow to a lioness cub in Jerash, Jordan


Salon Staff
October 12, 2016 12:30AM (UTC)
Look Again is a daily series presenting the best photographs of the previous 24 hours, curated and written by Salon's writers and editors.

 

Moscow, Russia   Natalia Kolesnikova/Getty
People enter Vladimir Lenin's mausoleum

One wonders how it feels to be a kid and enter the dark corridors of Lenin's Mausoleum. What does communism mean in the mind of a child? Probably something much brighter than those chambers.

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–Mireia Triguero Roura, editorial assistant

 

Jerash, Jordan   Muhammad Hamed/Reuters
A lioness looks to the camera at the newly-established Al Ma'wa wildlife reserve

In a world of pervy Donald Trumps and deadly airstrikes, photos like this welcome a kind of solace. This lioness, who just moved into a newly established wildlife reserve, is just happy to roam in the great outdoors. She's not bogged down by all the human bullshit in the world — lucky her. I wonder if she knows Simba.

–Tatiana Baez, social media coordinator

 

Tokyo, Japan    Toshifumi Kitamura/Getty
Raquel Guevara poses in her national costume during the press preview of 2016 Miss International

Here’s hoping that Miss Costa Rica will be a guest judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race season 10 because this girl knows how to slay a runway lewk. I can hear Michelle Visage gagging over this birds-of-paradise meets Showgirls extravaganza as we speak.

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–Jillian Kestenbaum, office manager

 

Rocquancourt, France   Charly Triballeau/Getty
A picture taken in the plant of GDE recycling company

Environmentally minded and a lover of abstract art? A view of mixed media is on offer at the Guy Dauphin Environnement recycling plant in Rocquancourt, France. But don't expect the exact same view each day; things are in a dynamic flux at this facility.

–Marjorie Backman, copy editor


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