WEEK IN PHOTOS: Pagan Fire Fest, Fukang Meteorite, More

WEEK IN PHOTOS: Pagan Fire Fest, Fukang Meteorite, More
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Chios, Greece, April 27, 2008—Rockets crisscross the sky above Ayios Marcos church during Greek Orthodox Easter celebrations on this eastern Aegean island.

Every Easter Saturday two parishes in the village of Vrontados fire thousands of rockets at each other's bell towers as part of a centuries-old tradition.

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—Photograph by Yiorgos Karahalis/Reuters
 
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