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Heat in Sakhir, Bahrain

Falconer Naseer Khan pours water on his three-year-old bird to keep it cool at the Al-Areen Wildlife Park on July 10, 2007.

In Bahrain, where temperatures soar above 104 degrees Fahrenheit (40 degrees Celsius), falcons need frequent showers to keep their feathers from falling out, Khan told the Associated Press.

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—Photograph by Hasan Jamali/AP
 
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