Pictures of the Week: December 12 - 18, 2008

A biotechnician waits with a young North Atlantic Right Whale that washed ashore on Hatteras Island. Too young to make it back to the ocean by itself, the whale was euthanized.
Chris Curry / The Virginian-Pilot / AP

Tuesday, December 16. 2008
Beached
A biotechnician waits with a young North Atlantic Right Whale that washed ashore on Hatteras Island. Too young to make it back to the ocean by itself, the whale was euthanized.