The week in pictures pog-eye January 27, 2011 From Elmo at Sundance to the mysterious appearence of a grand piano on a beach – it's this week's most interesting stories in pictorial form Elmo does sundance!Elmo does sundance!Sesame Street’s Elmo attends the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, where he rubbed shoulders with the likes of Demi Moore, Liv Tyler, and Paris Fashion weekParis Fashion weekThis week we indulge ourselves with delicious couture at Paris Fashion Week, where Jean-Paul Gaultier’s creations made waves with his punky can-can Beach MusicBeach musicThe sea is one of the greatest unconquered mysteries of our time. And sometimes it throws up intriguing objects just to keep us on our toes. From our partner G'Day!G’day!Revellers grab their surfboards to celebrate Australia Day, formerly called Foundation Day. Moscow Airport ExplosionMoscow airport explosionMourners leave flowers in homage to the victims of the explosion at Domodedovo Airport outside Moscow this week, Thirty-five people were killed and Happy Burns Night!Happy Burns night!Scots tucked into Haggis to celebrate the anniversary of sensational poet and serial womanizer Robert Burns. Animal ImmigrationAnimal immigration“These bloomin exotic pets come into our country and steal our jobs…” It’s business as usual in Heathrow Airport’ From our partner Protect Our ForestsProtect our forestsIf the Coalition government gets it’s way we can kiss goodbye to England’s green and pleasant land as they sell off our publically-owned for Katona Carry OnKatona carry onKerry Katona is like a cat with nine lives. No matter how far down the food chain she slumps, she still manages to bounce back. Protest in EgyptProtest in EgyptEgyptian demonstrations gain momentum as people demand the resignation of President Honsi Mubarak and reforms in the government. Festival of LightsFestival of lightsElaborate lanterns and lights float on the waters during the 17th Zigong International Lantern Festival, a celebration that dates back over 80 From our partner Surfs Up!Surfs up!It’s not Hawaii, it’s Cornwall. Winter is prime time for surfers because of the bodacious breakers at this time of year. 1 / 12 Previous Next FROM OUR NETWORK JOIN THE CONVERSATION What's Popular 1Wendy was just 58 when she was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's. This is how doctors knew. 2CULT BUY: The celeb-approved, bold, matte lipstick you can apply on public transport. 3Some people laughed at the preacher in the royal wedding. This is why I cried. 4Prince Andrew's ex just compared her wedding dress to Meghan Markle's and she has a point. 5From the Clooneys to Oprah: How Meghan Markle and Prince Harry met their celebrity guests. FROM OUR NETWORK Want more from mamamia?