The ending year was nothing short of distress, bad news and the like. From the gigantic drama in Haiti to the ongoing wars of the worlds, memories of anything good that happened in 2010 have no chances to hold for long.
TIME Magazine revisits this doomed year with some of the best pictures it published. Here is a selection of them.
The Port-au-Prince cemetery had no more room, but the dead kept coming.
Photograph by Shaul Schwarz / Reportage / Getty Images for TIME
The devastating January 12 quake registered 7.0 on the Richter scale.haiti
Eyjafjallajokull’s eruption lights up the Icelandic sky. It was an awesome spectacle, but the ash that followed created a global mess.