January 1, 2014
From Happy New Year 2014!, one of 37 photos. A reveler writes “2014” with sparklers ahead of New Year’s Eve, in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, on December 30, 2013. (Reuters/Benoit Tessier)

From Happy New Year 2014!, one of 37 photos. A reveler writes “2014” with sparklers ahead of New Year’s Eve, in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, on December 30, 2013. (Reuters/Benoit Tessier)

January 1, 2013
From New Year’s Celebrations Around the World, one of 33 photos. A reveler writes the number 2013 with sparklers ahead of New Year’s Day in a forest outside Russia’s Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, on a day with a temperature of about -25 degrees Celsius (-13 F), on December 31, 2012. (Reuters/Ilya Naymushin)

From New Year’s Celebrations Around the World, one of 33 photos. A reveler writes the number 2013 with sparklers ahead of New Year’s Day in a forest outside Russia’s Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, on a day with a temperature of about -25 degrees Celsius (-13 F), on December 31, 2012. (Reuters/Ilya Naymushin)