The Week in Pictures: Oil Workers Clean Up Mega Popcorn Spill, Solar-Powered Hornets, and More (Slideshow)

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Last week, a boat in the Amazon spilled around 210,000 gallons of popcorn into a major river, making the surface of the water look a bit like the floor of a movie theater.

More on that story below, plus photos of the beautiful Miluira Retro Electric Roadster from Japan, an exclusive peak inside Michelle Kaufmann's Smart Home at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, the story of a woman who has used the same Christmas tree every year since 1928, and more in the Week in Pictures.

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