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This beautiful image of the first moments of the new Millenium creeping over the planet is the beginning of a photojournalism journey through the last ten years. Decade is a collection of 500 photographs of moments that defined the Noughties – whether they’re beautiful, tragic, celebratory or enraging – as well as themed essays.

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Maximillien Brice© CERN

Patrick Pyszka