Ed Skarlem, 7, devours his watermelon piece in the watermelon-eating contest held in Larimore, N.D. as part of the Larimore Days celebration on July 16, 2016.
Nick Otto-Bernstein and Noel Henry perform a physics experiment to determine focal length at Eagle Hill School in Hardwick, MA on March 13, 2017.
Jesse Amesmith and her guitar "Big Red" sit for a portrait in her sound studio and band practice room, in the attic of her apartment in Rochester, NY.
Chumani Heard goes down the tubing hill at Ski Ward in Shrewsbury, MA on Jan. 14, 2017.
Don Johnson, 93 years old and a World War II veteran, dances with his daughter Arlyce Gibbs at Elroy Lindaas' barn dance, in Mayville, N.D. on June 25, 2016.
Aaron Yeban and Taiylor Schafer look out over Demers Ave from the median as they wait for their friend to get out of traffic, which was stopped due to flash flooding in Grand Forks, N.D. on July 19, 2016.
Theo Sum gets sprayed down after participating in International Mud Day at the University of North Dakota Children's Learning Center on June 29, 2016 in Grand Forks, N.D.
Alumni DeAnna Carlson Zink takes a selfie with graduates of the University of North Dakota at their summer commencement, held in Grand Forks, N.D. on August 5, 2016.
Emily Petricig and her cousins, Evangeline and Ruby Johnson-Richards, pet Astro the therapy dog at the Cherished Children Memorial Service held at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, N.D. on Aug. 9, 2016.
Tiff Fursteneau rides Reba around the arena in preparation for the 123rd Pembina County Fair in Hamilton, N.D. on July 6, 2016.
Speakers emphasize the importance of welcoming refugees at a peaceful gathering held at the Connecticut State Capitol building in Hartford, CT, on Nov. 28, 2015.