Dancers dressed in vibrant costumes perform at the Closing Ceremony of 6th CISM World Games in Mungyeong-Si, South Korea on October 11, 2015. (Ministério da Defesa/Flickr)
A small brown bird with black streaks on its wing perched on the slender branch of a plant in Bangladesh. Photographed on October 9, 2015. (Tareq Uddin Ahmed/Flickr)
The Tian Tan Buddha sits atop a hill surrounded by lush trees in Hong Kong. Photographed on October 12, 2015. (Joe Hunt/Flickr)
A bird prepares to fly off from a dock by the water in Sabah, Malaysia on October 13, 2015. (Phalinn Ooi/Flickr)
Thousands of fruit bats emerge from the mangroves at twilight in search of food in Komodo National Park, Indonesia on October 16, 2015. (Marc/Flickr)
The sky turns a pastel shade of purple as the sun sets over Siem Reap, Cambodia on October 11, 2015. (tyler sprague/Flickr)
A man adjusts the fishing net on his boat in Yawnghwe, Myanmar on October 24, 2015. (Eric Montfort/Flickr)
A flock of Indian peafowls are seen crossing long and winding train tracks in Secunderabad, India on October 31, 2015. (Belur Ashok/Flickr)
The structure in Astana, Kazakhstan's newish capital, is one of the world's largest government buildings.
Vendors under umbrellas sell food at a market in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. (Roberto Trombetta/Flickr)
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