Photos of the Week: 1/31-2/6

This week, we have photos of a device made for snorting cocoa powder, rescue efforts in Taipei after a plane crash, French twins who suffer from Xeroderma Pigmentosum, ruins of a sunken town re-emerging from a reservoir during Brazil's drought, demolition of Candlestick Park, a light festival in Belgium, people in Japan trying to catch lucky beans during "Mame-maki," and much more.

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