Students participate in the event on the one-month anniversary of the Florida high school shooting.
March 14, 2018Walt Whitman High School students hold a ceremony to honor the 17 dead from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High shooting by reading off their names and bios and releasing 17 helium balloons in their honor in Bethesda, Md.Katherine Frey/The Washington Post
A mass skiing competition in Russia, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the Northern Lights glow over Finland, former congressman John Dingell’s funeral in Washington and more images from around the world.
NASA tried one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, but declared it dead on Feb. 13, 2019, 15 years after arriving at the Red Planet. The solar-powered rover has been silent for eight months, victim of one of the most intense dust storms in decades.