11 July 2013
Last updated at 07:33 ET
Six protesters from Greenpeace scale the tallest building in western Europe, the Shard in London, in protest against Shell's Arctic drilling, which the oil company said was "not new".
Maintenance staff on board the USS George HW Bush in the Atlantic Ocean carry out checks following the first carrier-based arrested landing of the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS).
A costumed visitor adjusts her wig during the China International Comics and Games Expo in Shanghai.
Wooden radio parts are seen ready to be assembled at the Piranti Works in Temanggung, Central Java, Indonesia.
Spectators watch from windows during the women's race of the 40th annual Gastown Grand Prix bicycle race in Vancouver, British Columbia.
A man surfaces in the Yangon River in Burma while diving for coal and iron from sunken ships which will later be sold.
A resident calls for firefighters as flames threaten to engulf a shanty town in the financial district of Manila.
Nahuel Guzman (left) of Argentina's Newell's Old Boys pushes Bernard of Brazil's Atletico Mineiro during their 2013 Copa Libertadores second-leg, semi-final football match at Arena Independencia Stadium in Belo Horizonte.
Joern Gessner, a scientist with the Leibniz-Institute for Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, holds a young European sturgeon (Acipenser sturio) in his hand before releasing it into the Mulde River in Germany. Today the European sturgeon has survived in the wild in only a few rivers in France, and the current repopulation effort in Germany is a joint project between French and German scientists.
A farmer carries rice seedlings across a paddy field on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.