Here Are 21 Memorable Photos From 2015 That You Cannot Forget


2015 is almost over and now is the time to look back at this year and see what went down. Here’s a list of 21 unforgettable photos of 2015 for your viewing pleasure. Do let us know if you can think of additions to this list.

21. Jan 26: Snow blanketed New York City.

West 42nd street in Times Square in New York.

20. Feb 16: Liberian schoolchildren went back to school following the Ebola crisis.

19. Feb 21: Muslims formed a human shield outside an Oslo synagogue.

Over a 1,000 Muslims formed a human shield, Ring of Peace, around Oslo’s synagogue as a symbolic protection for the city’s Jewish community.

18. Feb 26: Two runaway llamas captivated a nation.

They dashed in and out of traffic in a Phoenix-area before they were captured in Sun City, Arizona.

17. April 22: Calbuco volcano erupted in southern Chile (Puerto Montt) for the first time in five decades.

16. May 29: One World Trade Center opened doors to its observation deck.

Lower Manhattan, on April 21, 2015, in New York.

15. June 3: A child played in the street after heavy rains flooded Brazil.

14. June 8: German Chancellor Angela Merkel conversed with US President Barack Obama at the G8 summit.

13. June 24: Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung volcano awakened.

12. July 1: Lightning struck twice – Daggett Airport, North Of Barstow, California

11. July 14: Humanity reached Pluto for the first time.

10. July 29: The killing of Cecil the Lion sparked outrage against sport hunting.

9. Aug 27: Pope Francis emerged as a religious rockstar.

8. Sep 9: Queen Elizabeth snagged the title of Britain’s longest reigning monarch.

7. Sep 10: Researchers discovered an ancient species, Homo naledi, related to humans.

6. Sep 28: Scientists confirmed water on Mars.

5. Sep 28: The moon turned a deep red color during the incredibly rare “supermoon” event.

4. Nov 5: Justin Trudeau took Canada by the horns.

3. Nov 17: A baby female giant panda rained cuteness on the world

Giant Panda Conservation Center at the National Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2. Dec 6: 95 countries agreed to lower carbon emissions.

Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.

1. Dec 21: SpaceX rocket Falcon 9 lifted and landed without a hitch.

A long exposure photograph shows the SpaceX Falcon 9 lifting off (L) from its launch pad and then returning to a landing zone (R) at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.