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31 August 2009

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Mug and torus

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Krasiczyn Palace

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Rock Creek Canyon Bridge

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Firearms

30 August 2009

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Hand of God

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Kricogonia lyside with bee

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Rafiq al-Tamimi

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White pox disease on Elkhorn coral

29 August 2009

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Congressman Ron Paul

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Hans Christian Andersen

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A Gazelle helicopter

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Étienne Dinet

28 August 2009

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The Big Picture

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Soviet cruiser Molotov in 1942

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A breech-loading swivel gun from c. 1410

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Hijron Ka Khanqah monument

27 August 2009

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Rock Harbor Light in 2007

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Kaganovich in 1944; she was named Lazar Kaganovich at the time this was taken

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Asteroid 1994 CC with two moons captured using radar imaging.

  • 05:07, 27 August 2009 (UTC)

The toxic mushroom Amanita abrupta

26 August 2009

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The De Heidebloem mill in Erica, Drenthe

  • 17:07, 26 August 2009 (UTC)

O'Neill speaking at a lectern outside in 2005 amongst lots of signs, NOW logo visible behind her

  • 11:07, 26 August 2009 (UTC)

Frederick W. Panhorst Bridge

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Tugboats surround USS Missouri (BB-63) during an attempt to free her 21 January 1950

25 August 2009

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HMAS Sydney off Korea in 1951; Fairey Fireflies can be seen on deck

  • 16:42, 25 August 2009 (UTC)

Jamali Kamali Mosque and Tomb

  • 10:17, 25 August 2009 (UTC)

Detail of initial "T" with ribbon interlace filling and interlaced animal motif

  • 03:14, 25 August 2009 (UTC)

Rix Robinson

24 August 2009

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Depiction of the assassination of Ii Naosuke

  • 11:00, 24 August 2009 (UTC)

Prince Kamal el Dine Hussein

23 August 2009

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Opossum is an ingredient in roadkill cuisine

  • 17:00, 23 August 2009 (UTC)

Picnic shelter at Town Center Park

  • 11:00, 23 August 2009 (UTC)

Ganesha carved in wood

  • 05:00, 23 August 2009 (UTC)

The 1855 drawing and a modern opener

22 August 2009

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Owl Island from The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin

  • 17:00, 22 August 2009 (UTC)

Bonewaldesthorne's Tower

  • 11:00, 22 August 2009 (UTC)

Curlew Lake

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Picture of Ken Jennings

21 August 2009

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Tokugawa coins

  • 17:00, 21 August 2009 (UTC)

Wife of Benigno Aquino, former President Corazon Aquino

  • 11:00, 21 August 2009 (UTC)

City Hall, Kingston, New York

  • 05:00, 21 August 2009 (UTC)

Wilkiea huegeliana

20 August 2009

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Confluence of the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers

  • 17:00, 20 August 2009 (UTC)

Brain of a chimpanzee

  • 10:00, 20 August 2009 (UTC)

Leopard shark

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Jantina Hellingmolen, Aalden

19 August 2009

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Dunvegan Cup

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Marian Bernaciak

  • 10:00, 19 August 2009 (UTC)

Fontaine des Quatre-Saisons in Paris

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Portrait of Lunsford Lane

18 August 2009

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TurnulChindiei.jpg

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Okeanos Explorer

  • 10:00, 18 August 2009 (UTC)

Common Spangle galls on a pedunculate oak leaf

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A spectacled spiderhunter

17 August 2009

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Lorryia formosa, the yellow mite

  • 15:57, 17 August 2009 (UTC)

Diagram of the human brain, with uncinate fasciculus indicated on lower left.

  • 02:35, 17 August 2009 (UTC)

Whitetip reef shark

16 August 2009

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St. Thomas of Villanova Church

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Fontaine des Innocents, Paris, France

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William Thompson Lusk

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Ctenomorphodes chronus

15 August 2009

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Artist's rendition of the new light-bending metamaterial

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Merced Theatre

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Cyclone Orson on 22 April 1989

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"The Angel with the little book" was commissioned by Holy Roman Emperor Otto III

14 August 2009

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Ion Creangă

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Yellow-breasted Flowerpecker (Prionochilus maculatus)

  • 08:14, 14 August 2009 (UTC)

Wounded soldiers heading to the rear during the Battle of the Somme, 1916; one of Ernest Brooks' most famous pictures

  • 02:14, 14 August 2009 (UTC)

Wynnea americana

13 August 2009

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Location of event, stacks are in the background

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General Mark Clark

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HMS Anson shipwreck

12 August 2009

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Sulayman al-Nabulsi at his study in 1957

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Tamsui Wood Bridge

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Joe Maddock

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Main arcade facade, Atala Masjid, Jaunpur

11 August 2009

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John Pearson Soda Works

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Old St. Raymond's Church

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U2 performing at Madison Square Garden in November 2005

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Pelagius of Oviedo (centre)

10 August 2009

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Watergate complex viewed from the air

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Money on fire

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Irwin Uteritz

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The church of the sanctuary of Chalma with hills in the background in Chalma, Malinalco, Mexico State

9 August 2009

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Rothschild giraffe at door of Giraffe Manor

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Northstar Island

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Jasmin Ouschan

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Curtis Redden

8 August 2009

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German battlecruiser SMS Derfflinger

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Yellow earth tongue

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William Hazlitt, 1802 self portrait

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Apple bolete

7 August 2009

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Frances Willard Munds

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Hippocrates, engraving by Peter Paul Rubens

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Traxxas TORC Series Classix Car

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"The Queen of Hearts" from a 1901 edition of Mother Goose, illustration by William Wallace Denslow

6 August 2009

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Church of St. Casimir the Prince

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The yellow wart

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Noah Ogle's cabin

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Colonel Richard Henry Savage

5 August 2009

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Men and women standing in line in front of a large pit, one dropping

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Kedarnath Temple, first of the Panch Kedar temples

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Bartolommeo Coriolano woodblock print

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A peafowl enjoying the morning sun

4 August 2009

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Ernst Ludwig, Duke of Pomerania

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Radium Hill in 1954

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Tungnath temple

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Marie Wittich as Sieglinde in Die Walküre

3 August 2009

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Hungarian nobleman Gregor Baci, who was healed after having a lance pierce his right eye during a tournament

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A Victorian depiction of what once was Grub Street

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The puffball mushroom Calvatia sculpta

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Venera 4 probe

2 August 2009

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GWR Gunpowder Van No 105777

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Edwards's Fig-parrot, Psittaculirostris edwardsii

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the Shahi Bridge in Jaunpur today

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The back of Meigle 7 Pictish stone in the Meigle Sculpted Stone Museum

1 August 2009

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Visayan Spotted Deer, Cervus rusa alfredi

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Garboldisham Mill.jpg

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SMS Bayern

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Bridge L-158, Goldens Bridge, NY

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