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17 Top Moments You Might Have Missed In The Year 2017

World | Getty Images | December 23, 2017, 9:00 am
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 Lightning lights up the sky over lower Manhattan as a bolt strikes One World Trade Center in New York City as seen from Hoboken, New Jersey. (Image: Getty Images)

Lightning lights up the sky over lower Manhattan as a bolt strikes One World Trade Center in New York City as seen from Hoboken, New Jersey. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Jamie Keeton a.k.a

Jamie Keeton a.k.a "Can Head" pours water into a glass from a bottle suctioned to his head during an exclusive interview in Chicago, United States. Besides United States "Can Head" is internationally known for his extraordinary abilities. The extraordinary suction capability of his skin makes him able to stick cans and bottles to his head even the plastic ones. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Rolf Buchholz is the man with the most perforations in his body in the world. he has a total of 453 piercings on his body. (Image: Getty Images)

Rolf Buchholz is the man with the most perforations in his body in the world. he has a total of 453 piercings on his body. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Ramadan Edwan, a Palestinian barber, uses fire in a hair-straightening technique with a client at his salon in the Rafah refugee camp, in the southern Gaza Strip. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

Ramadan Edwan, a Palestinian barber, uses fire in a hair-straightening technique with a client at his salon in the Rafah refugee camp, in the southern Gaza Strip. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

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 A diver takes wine bottles from an underwater trunk in the Mediterranean sea off Saint-Mandrier, southern France. The experiment was conducted to determine the effects on the maturing process of Bandol wines when stored under the sea for a period of one year. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

A diver takes wine bottles from an underwater trunk in the Mediterranean sea off Saint-Mandrier, southern France. The experiment was conducted to determine the effects on the maturing process of Bandol wines when stored under the sea for a period of one year. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

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 Six month-old baby elephant 'Clear Sky' rests her head on the shoulder of one of her guardians during a short break in a hydrotherapy session at a local clinic in Chonburi Province. After losing part of her left foot in a snare in Thailand, baby elephant 'Clear Sky' is now learning to walk again in water. The six-month-old is the first elephant to receive hydrotherapy at an animal hospital in Chonburi province, a few hours from Bangkok. The goal is to strengthen the withered muscles in her front leg, which was wounded three months ago in an animal trap laid by villagers to protect their crops. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

Six month-old baby elephant 'Clear Sky' rests her head on the shoulder of one of her guardians during a short break in a hydrotherapy session at a local clinic in Chonburi Province. After losing part of her left foot in a snare in Thailand, baby elephant 'Clear Sky' is now learning to walk again in water. The six-month-old is the first elephant to receive hydrotherapy at an animal hospital in Chonburi province, a few hours from Bangkok. The goal is to strengthen the withered muscles in her front leg, which was wounded three months ago in an animal trap laid by villagers to protect their crops. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

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 Martha, a Neapolitan Mastiff, shakes water off her head after winning this year's World's Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, California. The winner of the competition is awarded $1500, a trophy, and is flown to New York for media appearances. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

Martha, a Neapolitan Mastiff, shakes water off her head after winning this year's World's Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, California. The winner of the competition is awarded $1500, a trophy, and is flown to New York for media appearances. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

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 105-year-old cyclist Robert Marchand celebrates after setting a one-hour track cycling World record at 22.547 in senior endurance race in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France. (Image: Getty Images)

105-year-old cyclist Robert Marchand celebrates after setting a one-hour track cycling World record at 22.547 in senior endurance race in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France. (Image: Getty Images)

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 A water tank which exploded after the pipes on the feeder froze due to the cold weather is seen in the Sarikoy neighborhood of Ozalp district in Van, eastern Turkey. (Image: Getty Images)

A water tank which exploded after the pipes on the feeder froze due to the cold weather is seen in the Sarikoy neighborhood of Ozalp district in Van, eastern Turkey. (Image: Getty Images)

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 A light railway train passes through a residential building in Chongqing, China. Chongqing Rail Transit No.2 and a 19-storey residential building have been built across each other. The railway set its Liziba Station on the sixth to eighth floor in the building with noise reduction equipment. (Image: Getty Images)

A light railway train passes through a residential building in Chongqing, China. Chongqing Rail Transit No.2 and a 19-storey residential building have been built across each other. The railway set its Liziba Station on the sixth to eighth floor in the building with noise reduction equipment. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Sober Londoners rave it up and take part in what is now a global social and fitness phenomenon with guest appearance from DJ Fatboy Slim at Brixton Beach Rooftop in London, England. (Image: Getty Images)

Sober Londoners rave it up and take part in what is now a global social and fitness phenomenon with guest appearance from DJ Fatboy Slim at Brixton Beach Rooftop in London, England. (Image: Getty Images)

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 A cat tries to find dry ground around an apartment complex after it was inundated with water following Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. Harvey, which made landfall north of Corpus Christi, has dumped nearly 50 inches of rain in and around Houston. (Image: Getty Images)

A cat tries to find dry ground around an apartment complex after it was inundated with water following Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. Harvey, which made landfall north of Corpus Christi, has dumped nearly 50 inches of rain in and around Houston. (Image: Getty Images)

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 A representative from the Guinness Book of World Records Jack Brockba looks at his notes next to the Sandburg sandcastle on September 1, 2017 in Duisburg, Germany. A local travel agency commissioned the building of the sandcastle and sought to beat the previous world record of 14.84 meters and make it with 16.68 meters to set the new Guinness Book of World Record. The Sandburg took three weeks to build and is made from 3,500 tons of sand. (Image: Getty Images)

A representative from the Guinness Book of World Records Jack Brockba looks at his notes next to the Sandburg sandcastle on September 1, 2017 in Duisburg, Germany. A local travel agency commissioned the building of the sandcastle and sought to beat the previous world record of 14.84 meters and make it with 16.68 meters to set the new Guinness Book of World Record. The Sandburg took three weeks to build and is made from 3,500 tons of sand. (Image: Getty Images)

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 11-year-old Frank

11-year-old Frank "FX" Giaccio mows the grass in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC. Giaccio, from Falls Church, Virginia, who runs a business called FX Mowing, wrote a letter to Trump expressing admiration for Trump's business background and offered to mow the White House grass. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Darkened sky over London is pictured at financial district of Canary Wharf, London. The darkening is caused by warm air and dust swept up by storm Ophelia. The sun shone red and the sky darkened to a foreboding orange and brown across parts of Britain. (Image: Getty Images)

Darkened sky over London is pictured at financial district of Canary Wharf, London. The darkening is caused by warm air and dust swept up by storm Ophelia. The sun shone red and the sky darkened to a foreboding orange and brown across parts of Britain. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Egyptian workers look at the site of a new discovery by a team of German-Egyptian archeologists in Cairo's Mattarya district. Statues of the kings and queens of the nineteenth dynasty (1295 - 1185 BC) were unearthed in the vicinity of the Temple of Ramses II in what was the old Pharonic city. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

Egyptian workers look at the site of a new discovery by a team of German-Egyptian archeologists in Cairo's Mattarya district. Statues of the kings and queens of the nineteenth dynasty (1295 - 1185 BC) were unearthed in the vicinity of the Temple of Ramses II in what was the old Pharonic city. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

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 The Israeli controversial separation wall is seen in front of artist Banksy's newly opened Walled Off hotel in the Israeli occupied West Bank town of Bethlehem. Secretive British street artist Banksy opened a hotel next to Israels controversial separation wall in Bethlehem on Friday, his latest artwork in the Palestinian territories. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

The Israeli controversial separation wall is seen in front of artist Banksy's newly opened Walled Off hotel in the Israeli occupied West Bank town of Bethlehem. Secretive British street artist Banksy opened a hotel next to Israels controversial separation wall in Bethlehem on Friday, his latest artwork in the Palestinian territories. (Image: AFP/Getty Images)

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