Photos of the Week: 5/23-5/29

This week, we have photos of a whirlpool cinema event in Berlin, the oppressive heatwave in India, a high walkway made of musical glass planks in China, a steam train crossing the English countryside, an aerial view of Chicago at night, Afghan migrants landing on a beach in Greece, rescued baby iguanas in Costa Rica, the relocation of a 160-year-old lighthouse on Martha's Vineyard, the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, and much more.

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