The Week in Pictures: New Zealand Oil Spill, How Steve Jobs Changed the World, and More (Slideshow)

Since the Rena, a Liberian ship, ran aground on a reef off the coast of New Zealand 10 days ago, an environmental catastrophe has been brewing. Oil is spilling into the ocean, harming wildlife and reaching shore.

We also have Steve Jobs' use of design to change the world, stunning starry night photos, GM's new electric car, a nontraditional pumpkin recipe for Thanksgiving, and more in our roundup of the best images on TreeHugger this week.

Past Weeks in Pics:
The Week in Pictures: Solar London Bridge, Translucent "Chicken Chapel," and More
The Week in Pictures: Living Map of Central Park, a Bike with Metal Tires, and More
The Week in Pictures: Camping Trailer is also a Boat, Cats Nap in TVs, and More

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