Boston-based NGO All Hands is restoring water-damaged photos recovered from Japan's tsunami using scanners and a host of professional photo re-touchers around the world.
At the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust's Nairobi Elephant Nursery in Kenya, an orphan elephant is protected from the cold and rain with a custom-made raincoat.
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On Aug. 2, when most U.S. papers ran a front page photograph of congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' return to the House, The New York Times went with Hicks' photo from Banadir Hospital in Mogadishu, Somalia.
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