Tourists observe the ceiling frescoes of the Vatican Museum in awe. The Vatican Museum features paintings by famous artists such as Caravaggio, Leonardo da Vinci, and Raphael.
A performer on stilts entertains the crowd during the annual festival, Palio of Stilts at Schieti di Urbino. The Palio of Stilts is an Italian folk festival held every June, where participants race on stilts. The festival is a chance for the Italian community to come together and enjoy the fresh, unpolluted air of the countryside.
Pierluigi Nieddu checks his Pecorino cheese on the shelves. Nieddu, an Italian cheese maker, has operated his artisan cheese business in Urbino, Italy for 20 years and produces organic Pecorino and Ricotta cheese on his 170-sheep farm outside of Urbino, Italy.
Son watches TV while his mother is sick in hospital in Chongqing, China.
Chinese students sing songs at a local KTV bar in Ames, Iowa.
Iowa State Cyclones fans stampede onto the football field after the Cyclones beat Oklahoma State 37-31 at Jack Trice Stadium on Nov. 18, 2011
Cher Noble, right, looks at his boyfriend Trey LaTrash putting make-up for his DJ night at a local bar in downtown Ames, Iowa.
Blanca Vasquez (right) expresses her support for the Dream Act during President Obama's visit to Oakland in July, 2012.
Putri Siti Dyannie looks for flight information after she got off the BART train at the San Francisco International Airport station on Friday, July 27, 2012 in San Francisco, Calif.
David Buenrostro, hangs out with his friends in a Berkeley Park. Buenrostro is an undocumented immigrant from Mexico.
Blanca Vazquez, center, a young undocumented Mexican immigrant, gives a tour to her family relatives from Mexico at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco in July, 2012. It is the first time for Vazquez to meet some of her relatives from Mexico.
Blanca Vazquez, center, a young undocumented Mexican immigrant, looks at her cousin, right, while waiting in line to see Alcatraz Island through a coin operated Binoculars at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco.
Blanca Vasquez (center) expresses her support for the Dream Act during President Obama's visit to Oakland in July, 2012.
Alessandra Lacerda, left, interpreter, embraces Blanca Medina before Medina's attorney delivers a petition at the Immigration and Customs Enforcement field office on Thursday, June 28, 2012 in San Francisco, Calif. Blanca Medina suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder from her four rapes in her native country of El Salvador and the fifth one on her way across the border to the United States in 2005.
Jialun Chen, center, gets ready to have her self-photo taken with friends at her birthday party dinner in Des Moines, Iowa.
Football is a team work.