Some images just need more explaining than others.
Searching through images as we cover the week's news, we come across images that seem curious, intriguing or sometimes even bizarre.
Is this a frozen mountainside in the Canadian Rockies?
A favorite ice climbing route in New Hampshire?
New York City!
The fountain at Bryant Park in Manhattan is frozen on a bitterly cold day on February 13, 2015 in New York City.
In New York wind chill values of 5 to 10 degrees below zero were predicted with more cold weather in store for the weekend.
Did his sneeze ruin things?
Is it a new kind of tanning spray?
Belgian chocolatier Dominique Persoone snorts cocoa powder off his Chocolate Shooter in his factory in Bruges, Belgium, Feb. 3, 2015.
When Belgian chocolatier Dominique Persoone created a chocolate-sniffing device for a Rolling Stones party in 2007, he never imagined demand would stretch much beyond the rock 'n' roll scene. But, seven years later, he has sold 25,000 of them. Inspired by a device his grandfather used to propel tobacco snuff up his nose, Persoone created a 'Chocolate Shooter' to deliver a hit of Dominican Republic or Peruvian cocoa powder, mixed with mint and either ginger or raspberry.
Wind up toys?
Vitruvian Man got some clothes?
The wind-up toys got away?
Changing of the Guard
Greek Presidential Guards perform the Changing of the Guard in front of the tomb of the Unknown Soldier outside the Greek parliament in Athens, Feb. 10, 2015.
Greece's new leftist government was fine tuning a 10-point plan on February 10 in hopes of persuading its international creditors to rethink their "barbaric" bailout terms and prevent the country from crashing out of the eurozone.
Discarded buttons for your blazer?
Anglo-Saxon coins found
An employee presents coins of an Anglo Saxon coin hoard at the British Museum in London, Feb. 10, 2015.
The hoard, said to be the largest Anglo Saxon coin hoard found since the Treasure Act in 1996, consists of around 5,200 silver pennies and two cut half pennies of kings Ãthelred II (978-1016) and Cnut (1016-35) and was discovered in a lead sheet on a metal-detecting rally near the village of Lenborough, Buckinghamshire, England in 2014.
Riding through the orange grove?
Decorating with marigolds?
Lunar New Year
A farmer transports kumquat trees before selling them ahead of the Lunar New Year in Hanoi, Feb. 13, 2015.
The upcoming Lunar New Year bears the sign of the Sheep according to the lunar calendar.
A set for a music video?
A sequel to Michael Jackson's "Thriller?"
People cross Pero's Bridge in Bristol, England which has been transformed into a fog bridge by Japanese artist Fujiko Nakaya to celebrate the city's status as European Green Capita, February 12, 2015.
Walking on water just to make the customer happy?
Carnival comes to (flooded) Venice
Masked revellers pose along the flooded St. Mark's Square during a period of seasonal high water and on the first day of Carnival, in Venice, Italy, Feb. 1, 2015.
Changed clothes to quickly at the beach?
A James Bond scene gone horribly wrong?
Actor Chris Pratt wears a bra decorated with stuffed animals as Pratt is roasted and honored as Hasty Pudding Theatricals' Man of the Year at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Feb. 6, 2015.
Better than a big wheel?
What has two legs and a sleek exterior?
If that's ice, I ain't buying.
Ice canoe racing
Team Volvo competes during the Quebec Winter Carnival ice canoe race on the St. Lawrence River in Quebec City, February 8, 2015.
Ice canoe racing
The teams compete on the St. Lawrence River in Quebec City, running and paddling across the ice to get there.